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Wolfgang Van Halen Biography and Wiki
Wolfgang Van Halen is a well-known American musician best known as the former bassist for Van Halen and Tremonti (2006-2020). (2012-2016). Since 2006, he has been performing as a bassist with the band Van Halen. He has also previously contributed to the heavy metal band Tremonti. His parents named him Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart after the classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Van Halen will form a new band called Mammoth WVH in November 2020.
Wolfgang Van Halen Age
How old is Van? He is 32 years old as of 2022. He was born Wolfgang William Van Halen on 16th March in Santa Monica, California, United States of America.
Wolfgang Van Halen Height and Weight
Halen stands at a height of Feet: 5 feet and 10 inches 178 cm and weighs 85 kg and 187 pounds.
Wolfgang Van Halen’s Nationality and Ethnicity
He is an American national and citizen by birth. He was born in Santa Monica, California, United States of America. Van is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of British Italian and American. ALSO READ: Vasant Narasimhan
Wolfgang Van Halen Parents| Mom and Eddie Van
He was born in Santa Monica, California, United States of America, the only child of Dutch-Indonesian, American guitarist known as Eddie Van Halen and her mother Valerie Bertinelli, who is an American actress. Wolfgangs’ father died on October 6, 2020, at the age of 65. He died of a stroke at Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California. He is the nephew of the Dutch-Indonesian American drummer known as Alex Van Halen. He was named in homage to the classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Wolfgang Van Halen Siblings
Van Halen has two step-siblings from his mother’s second marriage: Angela and Andie Vitale.
Wolfgang Van Halen Married| Relationship | Spouse
Halen has been in a relationship with Andraia Allsop, a software engineer since 2015.
Wolfgang Van Halen Weight Loss
Information regarding his weight loss program is currently under review despite various speculations that he has lost weight before. Nevertheless, more on his weight loss program will be updated once it is confirmed available.
Wolfgang Van Halen Net worth
Halen has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Van Halen Career
Van began his career as a drummer. He would often watch his father practice and would occasionally try to play his uncle Alex’s drum kit, prompting the latter to give him a few lessons. He began playing the drums at the age of nine, learning from his uncle and father. Wolfgang later became an active member of the band Van Halen. Wolfgang debuted as a new member of Van Halen in 2007. Van Halen announced in August 2010 that they would record a new album with Wolfgang on bass. In early 2008, he appeared on the cover of Guitar World’s April issue alongside his father, in the magazine’s first father-son issue. His only album was released in February 7, 2012, ‘A Different Kind of Truth’ which he recorded in 2011. Tremonti’s first album, All I Was was released on July 17 of that year. Van Halen became an official member of Tremonti in 2013 and he appears on the band’s 2015 studio album Cauterize and its 2016 follow-up Dust.
Clint Lowery, the guitarist for Sevendust, revealed on Twitter in June 2019 that Wolfgang will appear in his upcoming solo debut. On February 11, 2021, he announced the release of his self-titled debut album on June 11, 2021. As his father asked if he wanted to join him, the musician began playing the bass. He initially saw bass as “an easier version of the guitar, but as soon as I started playing it, I realized how wrong that was,” but stated that his previous experience with a guitar helped him deal with the instrument. His father described his style as “rhythm bassist like I’m a rhythm guitarist and a bassist combined.”. When he first began playing bass, his inspirations were Les Claypool of Primus and Justin Chancellor of Tool. He also enjoys Chris Wolstenholme of Muse, John Entwistle of The Who, Jack Bruce of Cream ”and all of the classic players”.