Van Halen Extends North American Tour

Van Halen Extends North American Tour

April 18, 2012

Van Halen has added 18 concerts to its highly successful 2012 North American tour. The newly added dates begin July 7 with an encore performance at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. Second shows have also been added in the Detroit and New York/New Jersey areas, as well as Philadelphia. Ky-mani Marley is the opening act for all added concerts.

Tickets for the newly announced shows go on sale beginning April 20th at 10 AM at and Tickets for all other shows are available now. Van Halen’s 2012 North American tour, produced by Live Nation, has confirmed a total of 61 stops throughout North America thus far with additional dates to be announced.

Van Halen recently premiered the video for “She’s The Woman”, the second single from ‘A Different Kind Of Truth’, the band’s first original studio album with singer David Lee Roth since the iconic, multi-platinum 1984. Shot during its on-going live tour, the video presents a greatest hits of the band’s concert moments.

Formed in Los Angeles in 1974, Van Halen changed the rock and roll landscape forever with the release of their self-titled, 1978 debut album. Displaying unparalleled stage presence, musicianship, and songwriting abilities, the band has sold more than 75 million albums sold worldwide and created a record of achievement that is hard to top. Van Halen joins an elite short list of two-time Diamond Award (10 million sales) honorees for their albums ‘Van Halen’ and ‘1984’. The band was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in March of 2007.

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Van Halen tour dates:
4/19/12 Atlanta, GA – Philips Arena
4/21/12 Greensboro, NC – Greensboro Coliseum
4/25/12 Charlotte, NC – Time Warner Cable Arena
4/27/12 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
5/01/12 Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
5/05/12 Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
5/07/12 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
5/09/12 Calgary, AB – Scotiabank Saddledome
5/11/12 Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place
5/17/12 Winnipeg, MB – MTS Centre
5/19/12 St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
5/22/12 Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
5/24/12 Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
5/27/12 Las Vegas, NV – MGM Grand Garden Arena
6/01/12 Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
6/03/12 Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena
6/05/12 San Jose, CA – HP Pavilion
6/09/12 Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center
6/12/12 Anaheim, CA – Honda Center
6/14/12 San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
6/16/12 Phoenix, AZ – US Airways Center
6/20/12 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
6/22/12 San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
6/24/12 Houston, TX – Toyota Center
6/26/12 New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Arena
7/07/12 Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
7/09/12 Hampton, VA – Hampton Coliseum
7/11/12 Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
7/13/12 E. Rutherford, NJ – IZOD Center
7/15/12 Baltimore, MD – 1st Mariner Arena
7/17/12 Rochester, NY – Blue Cross Arena
7/19/12 Detroit, MI – Joe Louis Arena
7/21/12 London, ON – John Labatt Centre
7/24/12 Toledo, OH – Huntington Center
7/26/12 Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
7/28/12 Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena
7/31/12 Fort Wayne, IN – Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
8/02/12 Columbus, OH – Schottenstein Center
8/04/12 Knoxville, TN – Thompson Boling Arena
8/06/12 Memphis, TN – FedExForum
8/08/12 Birmingham, AL – BJCC Arena
8/10/12 Greenville, SC – BI-LO Center
8/12/12 Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena

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