Crowley's Cut of the Day - Poundcake

March 12, 2018

© Ron Elkman | 2017 Nov 12

Van Halen: "Poundcake"

Album: For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Year: 1991

Writers: Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony and Sammy Hagar

Background: Sammy Hagar says even before they played it on stage for the first time, he & the guys knew "Poundcake" was going to be a great concert opener. In fact, he says they knew it as soon as they began rehearsing. 


Van Halen – Poundcake – Sammy Hagar 0312 DS .mp3

Sammy Hagar talks about "Poundcake" and how they all knew what they were going to do with the song.