Black Dahlia Murder’s Brandon Ellis Covers ‘Eruption’

By Sara Norton

October 31, 2020

Black Dahlia Murder guitarist Brandon Ellis recently covered Eddie Van Halen’s “Eruption” solo as part of Metal Injection’s ongoing Slay At Home festival.

Situated in his home studio and outfitted with a custom Jackson Kelly, Ellis expertly maneuvered his way through this iconic rock ‘n’ roll anthem from Van Halen’s pivotal 1977 debut album.

Metal Injection’s virtual Slay At Home festival benefits MusiCares and Global Giving to help musicians and other communities impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Support the festival here, and watch Ellis’s performance below.