Derek Sherinian's piano cover gets Van Halen site's attention

August 21, 2014
Hard rock and heavy metal keyboard journeyman Derek Sherinian's credits include Billy Idol, Dream Theater, Alice Cooper, Joe Bonamassa, and Black Country Communion. He recently posted a quick YouTube video in which he played Eddie Van Halen's "Spanish Fly" guitar solo on grand piano. This got the attention of the website Van Halen News Desk, a conduit for news about the band and licensed merchandise. We agree with their assessment: Sherinian's treatment of this tune on piano serves to showcase what a great piece of music it is. Hit the source link for a side-by-side comparison of it with the original track from the Van Halen II album.
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