This week in 1978, “Runnin’ With the Devil” was released

as the second single off Van Halen’s debut album. Also, drummer Alex Van Halen celebrates his 61st birthday yesterday. Van Halen: “Runnin’ With the Devil” The Hook: A response to a changing rock scene of the day. Album: Van Halen Year: 1978 Writers: Van Halen Stats: Peaked at number-84 on the Billboard Hot 100 Background:…read more »