'Fire in the Hole' is a rock song written by the group Van Halen for their 1998 album Van Halen III.
The song was recorded using a custom Peavey Wolfgang guitar, outfitted with a Steinberger Trans-Trem.
It is one of three singles issued for the album, all issued in 1998. The song was featured in a well-known scene in the movie Lethal Weapon 4 in which a madman with a flamethrower sets fire to police cars.
The music video (directed by Rocky Schenck) for this song also includes scenes from the movie Lethal Weapon 4.