NAMM 2019 VIDEO: Michael Anthony on Peavey, new projects and Van Halen's future

NAMM 2019: As a monster meet-and-greet queue grew ever longer, Van Halen and Chickenfoot bass legend Michael Anthony was backstage at the Peavey booth, and happy to discuss a variety of topics.

We got the lowdown on his signature Peavey VB-MA amp head, future plans with Sammy Hagar supergroups The Circle and Chickenfoot, and of course, whether there's any truth to those Van Halen reunion rumours...

Michael Astley-Brown

Mike is Editor-in-Chief of, in addition to being an offset fiend and recovering pedal addict. He has a master's degree in journalism, and has spent the past decade writing and editing for guitar publications including MusicRadar, Total Guitar and Guitarist, as well as a decade-and-a-half performing in bands of variable genre (and quality). In his free time, you'll find him making progressive instrumental rock under the nom de plume Maebe.