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    Fri, 06 Jan 2012 09:46:25

    Van Halen to Release "A Different Kind of Truth" on Feb. 7 - Tons of tour dates are set for this year

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    Van Halen will release A Different Kind of Truth on Feb. 7. To support the album, the band will embark on tour dates as Feb. 18. "Tattoo" is the first single.

    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 the new album 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.

    Kool & the Gang will open some of the dates.

    Date City Venue On Sale Date

    2/18/12 Louisville, KY KFC Yum! Center January 16
    2/20/12 Detroit, MI The Palace of Auburn Hills January 14
    2/22/12 Indianapolis, IN Bankers Life Fieldhouse January 14
    2/24/12 Chicago, IL United Center January 14
    2/28/12 New York, NY Madison Square Garden January 14
    3/1/12 New York, NY Madison Square Garden January 14
    3/3/12 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena January 14
    3/5/12 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center January 14
    3/9/12 Buffalo, NY First Niagara Center January 14
    3/11/12 Boston, MA TD Garden January 14
    3/15/12 Montreal, QC Bell Centre January 14
    3/17/12 Toronto, ON Air Canada Centre January 14
    3/21/12 Ottawa, ON Scotiabank Place January 14
    3/24/12 Atlantic City, NJ Boardwalk Hall TBA
    3/28/12 Washington, DC Verizon Center January 14
    3/30/12 Pittsburgh, PA Consol Energy Center January 14
    4/1/12 Rosemont, IL Allstate Arena January 14
    4/10/12 Fort Lauderdale, FL BankAtlantic Center TBA
    4/12/12 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum TBA
    4/14/12 Orlando, FL Amway Arena TBA
    4/16/12 Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Arena TBA
    4/19/12 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena TBA
    4/21/12 Greensboro, NC Greensboro Coliseum TBA
    4/25/12 Charlotte, NC Time Warner Cable Arena TBA
    4/27/12 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena TBA
    5/1/12 Tulsa, OK BOK Center TBA
    5/5/12 Tacoma, WA Tacoma Dome TBA
    5/7/12 Vancouver, BC Rogers Arena TBA
    5/9/12 Calgary, AB Scotiabank Saddledome TBA
    5/11/12 Edmonton, AB Rexall Place TBA
    5/17/12 Winnipeg, MB MTS Centre TBA
    5/19/12 St. Paul, MN Xcel Energy Center TBA
    5/22/12 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center TBA
    5/24/12 Denver, CO Pepsi Center TBA
    5/27/12 Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand Garden Arena TBA
    6/1/12 Los Angeles, CA STAPLES Center TBA
    6/3/12 Oakland, CA Oracle Arena TBA
    6/5/12 San Jose, CA HP Pavilion TBA
    6/12/12 Anaheim, CA Honda Center TBA
    6/14/12 San Diego, CA Viejas Arena TBA
    6/16/12 Phoenix, AZ US Airways Center TBA
    6/20/12 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center TBA
    6/22/12 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center TBA
    6/24/12 Houston, TX Toyota Center TBA
    6/26/12 New Orleans, LA New Orleans Arena TBA

    Are you going to experience A Different Kind of Truth?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    01.06.12



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