Van Halen, Rock And Roll Hall of Fame inductees and one of the most important and influential rock bands of all time, announced their return to the live stage with an extraordinary 2012 North American tour. Known around the world for some of the most iconic live performances in music history, the legendary rock band will begin their tour on February 18. Kool & The Gang will join Van Halen for select tour dates.
Van Halen's new album, A Different Kind Of Truth, was released in the US by Interscope Records on February 7. A Different Kind Of Truth is Van Halen's first original studio album with singer David Lee Roth since the band's classic multi-platinum album 1984.
Fans can expect Van Halen to perform selections from A Different Kind Of Truth alongside songs from their arsenal of epic hits that include: "Eruption," "Running with the Devil," "Jamie's Cryin'," "You Really Got Me," "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love," "Everybody Wants Some," "Unchained," "And The Cradle Will Rock," "Beautiful Girls," "Mean Street," "Somebody Get Me A Doctor," "Jump," "Panama," "Hot For Teacher," "I'll Wait," and more from their classic albums Van Halen, Van Halen II, Women and Children First, Fair Warning, Diver Down and 1984.
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Van Halen 2012 US Tour Dates:
02/18 - KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY 02/20 - The Palace of Auburn Hills, Detroit, MI 02/22 - Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, IN 02/24 - United Center, Chicago, IL 02/28 - Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 03/01 - Madison Square Garden, New York, NY 03/03 - Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT 03/05 - Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, PA 03/09 - First Niagara Center, Buffalo, NY 03/11 - TD Garden, Boston, MA 03/13 - Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, NH 03/24 - Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, NJ 03/28 - Verizon Center, Washington, DC 03/30 - Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, PA 04/01 - Allstate Arena, Rosemont, IL 04/10 - BankAtlantic Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL 04/12 - St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, FL 04/14 - Amway Arena, Orlando, FL 04/16 - Jacksonville Arena, Jacksonville, FL 04/19 - Philips Arena, Atlanta, GA 04/21 - Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, NC 04/25 - Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, NC 04/27 - Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, TN 05/01 - BOK Center, Tulsa, OK 05/05 - Tacoma Dome, Tacoma, WA 05/07 - Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC 05/09 - Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, AB 05/11 - Rexall Place, Edmonton, AB 05/17 - MTS Centre, Winnipeg, MB 05/19 - Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, MN 05/22 - Sprint Center, Kansas City, MO 05/24 - Pepsi Center, Denver, CO 05/27 - MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, NV 06/01 - Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA 06/03 - Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA 06/05 - HP Pavilion, San Jose, CA 06/12 - Honda Center, Anaheim, CA 06/14 - Viejas Arena, San Diego, CA 06/16 - US Airways Center, Phoenix, AZ 06/20 - American Airlines Center, Dallas, TX 06/22 - AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX 06/24 - Toyota Center, Houston, TX 06/26 - New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, LA