(Original Caption) : 1978- Picture shows a 4 members of a rope Van Halen (left to right) Eddie Van Halen, Michael Anthony, Alex Van Halen and David Lee Roth. They are station subsequent to one-another in front of a white wall. (Photo by Lynn Goldsmith/Corbis/VCG around Getty Images)
In 1984, MTV gave competition leader Kurt Jefferis a possibility to celebration all weekend with his heroes: a notoriously outrageous rope Van Halen.
The then-fledgling music-video channel flew Jefferis and a companion from Phoenixville, Pa., to Detroit, where they met adult with a rope during Cobo Hall. First things first, Jefferis told The Post, “a man handed me a bottle of Jack Daniels. we took a sip and asked for more.” After being upheld a joint, “I took a integrate hits and a integrate some-more swigs of Jack Daniels.”
During a show, Jefferis got crushed in a face with cake and showered in champagne by a rope members, afterwards he went backstage where there was a feast of lobster, filet mignon and cocaine.
“I did a integrate lines. Then David [Lee Roth, a singer] said, ‘I consider Kurt needs Tammy,’ ” Jefferis recalled.
The groupie “took off her garments and started dancing naked. The dual of us wound adult together in a shower.”
After that, things got fuzzy. Unbeknownst to MTV, Jefferis had suffered mind mishap a integrate of years earlier, as a outcome of descending 13 feet over a stairwell, and was not versed to hoop Van Halen-level partying.
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