Wolfgang Van Halen is an American musician. He replaced Michael Anthony in 2006 and became Van Halen band’s bassist. After that, he became the bassist of Tremonti. Tremonti is a heavy metal band. Wolfgang Van Halen has an estimated net worth of $11 million US dollars.
Wolfgang Van Halen birthday is 16th March 1991. He was born in Santa Monica, California to Valerie Bertinelli and Eddie Van Halen. His mother is an actress, and his father is a guitarist for the Van Halen rock band. Wolfgang is the nephew of Alex Van Halen’s drummer. His school had been disrupted by Val Halen’s tour of 2007-2008. After the tour, he went back to school. Wolfgang had hoped to graduate in 2008 but ended up graduating the next year.
Rumors had it that Wolfgang had a brief marriage with a woman, but they later divorced. He is currently single and has no kids.
All he was at first was his father’s source of inspiration when it came to Eddie Van Halen’s music career. Eddie named an instrumental ‘316’ after Wolfgang’s birthday. He and Peavey collaborated on a line of guitars named after his son.
It was called Wolfgang series. Wolfgang would carefully watch his father and uncle as they rehearsed. At the age of 9, he had already started playing drums. His father bought him a set of drums as his tenth birthday present. He then started playing guitar and band. He also plays keyboards. Later on, Wolfgang began to participate in the Van Halen band actively.
In 2004, Wolfgang appeared during his father’s extended guitar solo spot. He went ahead and played with him ‘316’. Eddie Van Halen announced that Wolfgang would replace Michael Anthony who was Van Halen’s bassist. In 2017, during the band’s tour, he was the bassist.
On guitar world’s first issue of father-son that was released in April 2008, Wolfgang and his father were on the cover. A different kind of truth in the first album Wolfgang recorded with Van Halen. It was recorded in 2011 and released on 11th February 2012. In 2012, it was announced that Wolfgang would join Tremonti’s eponymous band. Mark Tremonti, the guitarist, said that Wolfgang would stand for Brian Marshall, their bassist.
He did so during the band’s first tour. The band released their first album ‘all I was’ on 17th July 2012. Wolfgang in 2013 became an official member of the Tremonti band. He replaced Brian Marshall. He appeared on the band’s cauterize studio album in 2015 and also its follow-up Dust in 2016.
How much is Wolfgang Van Halen Net Worth in 2017
The talent and hard work of Wolfgang have paid up. At his age of 24 years, he is financially stable. Wolfgang Van Halen has an estimated net worth of $11 million US dollars as of 2017.
Wolfgang Van Halen is a great bassist. He plays various instruments too including keyboards, guitar, and drums. His debut album was “Different Kind of Truth” which Wolfgang released in 2012. He is currently working as the bassist of Tremonti’s eponymous band.