WATCH: Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony Remember Eddie Van Halen

Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony posted a video of them rehearsing with The Circle on California's Catalina Island for filming of Sammy'sBirthday Bash, which will be offered as a pay-per-view special on October 17th on He turns 73 on Tuesday. 

Afterwards they went before the camera to talk about Eddie Van Halen's death on Tuesday, with Sammy saying it was like "getting hit by a Mack truck." He added that while performingVan Halensongs at rehearsal was difficult, the music will "live forever." Anthony then said, "We love you Eddie."

This was followed by a clip of them rehearsing Van Halen's "Right Now" with Sammy asking for a moment of silence beforehand.