"That honour has not been bestowed upon us at this time, though it is one we would accept in a NY minute... Van Halen's collective memories are - and with all due respect to each and every one of these memories - teeming with been-theres and done-thats, but none include playing at the Superbowl. Playing at the Superbowl is a veritable holy grail of musical recognition, a highly prized rite of passage for (game-changing) artists." David Lee Roth addresses rumours suggesting Van Halen will perform at the 2013 Super Bowl half-time show.