Monday, May 14, 2012

UPDATE: Van Halen announce several more US shows

Following news that Van Halen have added five new dates to their current US tour (see details here), the band announced several more additions to the “A Different Kind Of Truth” trek on Monday.

Eight (8) more concerts are now on the schedule, including stops in Spokane, Portland, Albuquerque, El Paso, Austin, Oklahoma City, Moline and Milwaukee.

The new dates are a part of the second leg of the tour, which Van Halen announced last month. The full series of summer shows start July 7 in Uncasville, CT.

Tickets for some of the shows go on sale Monday, May 14 – check VH’s tour page for more details here.

“A Different Kind Of Truth” currently sits at #86 on the Billboard 200 albums chart.

New Van Halen 2012 Tour Dates (updated):

Aug 21 – Spokane Arena – Spokane, WA *
Aug 23 – Rose Garden – Portland, OR *
Aug 25 – Power Balance Pavilion - Sacramento, CA
Aug 28 – Save Mart Center - Fresno, CA
Aug 30 – Reno Events Center - Reno, NV
Sep 04 – Energy Solutions Center - Salt Lake City, UT
Sep 08 – Tingley Coliseum – Albuquerque, NM *
Sep 11 – UTEP Don Haskins Center – El Paso, TX *
Sep 13 – Frank Irwin Center – Austin, TX *
Sep 15 – Chesapeake Energy Arena – Oklahoma City, OK *
Sep 17 – INTRUST Bank Arena - Wichita, KS
Sep 21 – Iwireless Center – Moline, IL *
Sep 25 – Bradley Center – Milwaukee, WI *

* New adds

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See also:

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VIDEO: Van Halen discuss the band’s early days
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Rare Wolfgang Van Halen interview published
Van Halen tops the hennemusic Hot 10 for 2nd week
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VIDEO: Van Halen – New York soundcheck
Van Halen: A Different Kind Of Truth guitar TAB songbook released
Van Halen release She’s The Woman on 7” vinyl
PHOTO: L.A. school thanks Eddie Van Halen for guitar donations
VIDEO: Van Halen pre-tour rehearsal footage
Eddie Van Halen talks cancer, booze & redemption in Esquire interview
Van Halen announce summer tour dates
VIDEO: Van Halen – She’s The Woman
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VIDEO: Van Halen’s David Lee Roth explains The Trouble With Never
Van Halen producer discusses A Different Kind Of Truth
Van Halen: David Lee Roth’s handwritten lyrics to Blood & Fire
VIDEO: Hitler learns Michael Anthony not touring with Van Halen
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VIDEO: Van Halen’s David Lee Roth In A Box
Van Halen: 9 weeks at #1 on the hennemusic Hot 10
VIDEO: The Van Halen interview
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VIDEO: Van Halen – full Montreal concert (part 1)
VIDEO: Van Halen – full Montreal concert (part 2)
VIDEO: Van Halen – full Montreal concert (part 3)
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