Tattoo (Van Halen song) - Wikipedia

History. The song's structure is based largely on a song entitled "Down in Flames," which was written in 1977 and played live by Van Halen during their "Club Days" as well as their 1st World Tour in 1978. When the band decided to cover Clint Ballard Jr.'s song "You're No Good" for their second album, Van Halen II, they incorporated the intro from "Down in Flames" as the intro to their arrangement.Genre: Hard rock…

Down in Flames — Van Halen Last.fm

Van Halen is a hard rock band which formed in 1972 in Pasadena, California, United States. The band was originally called Mammoth and changed their name to Van Halen by 1974. The band's first studio album, "Van Halen", released in 1978, is widely regarded as a milestone in rock music…

Down In Flames lyrics - Van Halen Links

Jan 11, 2012 · I've always loved Down In Flames but I've never been able to make out any lyrics other than perhaps the first line "I was ambushed" (I think that's it) and of course "Down in flamesssssssss" What are the lyrics to Down In Flames? What's it about? Is it ……