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According to, VAN HALEN appears to have postponed over 30 dates on its 2012 North American tour, beginning with the July 7 concert at Uncasville, Connecticut and ending with the September 25 performance in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There has been no word yet as to the reason for the postponements.

The official press release from United Concerts, which was the promoter for the VAN HALEN concert at in Salt Lake City, Utah, reads: “The VAN HALEN show at EnergySolutions Arena Tuesday, September 4th has been temporarily postponed. Future dates to be announced. The on-sale for this Friday, May 18th is also postponed. Please hold on to your tickets until further information is available. We apologize for any inconvenience.”

Remaining VAN HALEN dates:

May 19 – St. Paul, Minn., Xcel Energy Center
May 22 – Kansas City, Mo., Sprint Center
May 24 – Denver, Colo., Pepsi Center
May 27 – Las Vegas, Nev., MGM Grand Garden Arena
Jun. 01 – Los Angeles, Calif., Staples Center
Jun. 03 – Oakland, Calif., Oracle Arena
Jun. 05 – San Jose, Calif., HP Pavilion
Jun. 12 – Anaheim, Calif, Honda Center
Jun. 14 – San Diego, Calif – Viejas Arena
Jun. 16 – Phoenix, Ariz., US Airways Center
Jun. 20 – Dallas, Texas, American Airlines Center
Jun. 22 – San Antonio, Texas, AT&T Center
Jun. 24 – Houston, Texas, Toyota Center
Jun. 26 – New Orleans, La., New Orleans Arena

The following shows are no longer being listed on VAN HALEN‘s official web site:

Jul. 07 – Uncasville, Ct., Mohegan Sun Arena
Jul. 09 – Hampton, Va., Hampton Coliseum
Jul. 11 – Philadelphia, Pa., Wells Fargo Center
Jul. 13 – East Rutherford, N.J., Izod Center
Jul. 15 – Baltimore, Md., 1st Mariner Arena
Jul. 17 – Rochester N.Y., Blue Cross Arena
Jul. 19 – Detroit, Mich., Joe Louis Arena
Jul. 21 – London, Ontario, John Labatt Centre
Jul. 24 – Toledo, Ohio, Huntington Center
Jul. 26 – Grand Rapids, Mich., Van Andel Arena
Jul. 28 – Cleveland, Ohio, Quicken Loans Arena
Jul. 31 – Fort Wayne, Ind., Allen County Memorial Coliseum
Aug. 02 – Columbus, Ohio, Schottenstein Center
Aug. 04 – Knoxville, Tenn., Thompson-Boiling Arena
Aug. 06 – Memphis, Tenn., FedEx Forum
Aug. 08 – Birmingham, Ala., BJCC Arena
Aug. 10 – Greenville, S.C., BI-LO Center
Aug. 12 – Cincinnati, Ohio, US Bank Arena
Aug. 21 – Spokane, Wash., Spokane Arena
Aug. 23 – Portland, Ore., Rose Garden
Aug. 25 – Sacramento, Calif.,Power Balance Pavilion
Aug. 28 – Fresno, Calif., Save Mart Center
Aug. 30 – Reno, Nev., Reno Events Center
Sep. 04 – Salt Lake City, Utah – EnergySolutions Arena
Sep. 08 – Albuquerque, N.M., Tingley Coliseum
Sep. 11 – El Paso, Texas, Don Haskins Center
Sep. 13 – Austin, Texas, Frank Erwin Center
Sep. 15 – Oklahoma City, Okla., Chesapeake Energy Arena
Sep. 17 – Wichita, Kan. – Intrust Bank Arena
Sep. 21 – Moline, Ill., Iwireless Center
Sep. 25 – Milwaukee, Wis., Bradley Center

VAN HALEN‘s new album, “A Different Kind Of Truth”, has sold 377,000 copies in the United States since its February 7 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

The CD is the band’s first full-length offering with original singer David Lee Roth since “1984” was released in January 1984.

Roth exited the group in 1985, a year after its “1984” album was released. According to, “1984” spent five weeks at No. 2 on The Billboard 200 — VAN HALEN‘s highest charting set with Roth. (1996’s “Best Of Volume 1” hits album, which included two new songs with Roth, debuted at No. 1 with 233,000 sold in its first week.)

VAN HALEN‘s other four other No. 1s were their four studio albums with Roth‘s replacement, Sammy Hagar: “5150” (1986), “OU812” (1988), “For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge” (1991) and “Balance” (1995).

VAN HALEN‘s previous all-new album, 1998’s “Van Halen III”, debuted at No. 4 on the Billboard chart and was certified gold for sales of 500,000 copies, a disappointment compared to their previous platinum efforts.

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