Music Sonic Reducers: David Lee Roth Is Retiring In 2022 Oct 4, 2021 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Sonic Reducers. 1 topic. 2 music nerds. 5 minutes. We discuss David Lee Roth’s claim that his upcoming live shows will be his last, marvel again at the magnificence of Van Halen, and wonder whether DLR is *really* doing to retire.