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01/12/2012 12:59 pm ET

Eddie Van Halen Donates 75 Guitars To L.A. Schools

Everyone knows the guitar is the coolest instrument in the school band, but kids in the greater Los Angeles area now have even more incentive to pick up six-strings. As AntiMusic reports, Eddie Van Halen has given the local public schools 75 axes from his personal collection. He made his donation via the Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation, a charity that supports music-education efforts around the country.

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