Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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3 thoughts on “Watch this Japanese violinist tear through Eddie Van Halen’s “Eruption”

  • This god dammed incredible!!! Thanks very much, almost made me tear up. I LOVED Eddy. He was epitome of ‘tight’. Unlike Hendricks and Page…pure slop. I HATE slop. This woman is super cool!

    • I’d like to see her play foggy mountain breakdown as well!! Bluegrass baby , the heart of the fiddle!!!

  • That was definitely the most impressive and the most demonstrative skill of a true master of the violin. It was truly an honor to watch her perform.


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