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Van Halen (with David Lee Roth) announce album and tour, coming to Wells Fargo Center in March

Dan Deluca

Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2012, 11:24 PM

Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

The re-united Van Halen, with David Lee Roth at the helm, played a small club show at the 250 capacity Cafe Wha? in New York on Thursday night. And along with playing an 11 song greatest hits set - yes, including "Hot For Teacher" - the band announced that A Different Kind Of Truth, its first album with Roth since 1984, will be released on February 12, and that their 44 city North American tour will kick off in Louisville on February 18.

Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, right, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member Eddie Van Halen performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Wolfgang Van Halen, left, Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member Eddie Van Halen performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Wolfgang Van Halen, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Alex Van Halen, left, David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Wolfgang Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, right, and Alex Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Wolfgang Van Halen, left, and Alex Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member Alex Van Halen performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, right, and Alex Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member Wolfgang Van Halen performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member Alex Van Halen performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Eddie Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Fans line up in front of Cafe Wha? to see a performance by Van Halen, in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Fans line up in front of Cafe Wha? to see a performance by Van Halen, in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Fans line up in front of Cafe Wha? to see a performance by Van Halen, in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen member David Lee Roth performs at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members Wolfgang Van Halen, left, and David Lee Roth perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Van Halen members David Lee Roth, left, and Eddie Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes) ASSOCIATED PRESS
Photo Gallery: Van Halen (with David Lee Roth) announce album and tour, coming to Wells Fargo Center in March

The quartet of Roth, plus Alex, Eddie and Eddie's son Wolfgang Van Halen - who toured together in 2007-08 - are coming to the Wells Fargo Center on March 5 and Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on March 24. Tickets go on sale January 14 for the Philadelphia date; they're TBA for the AC show. "Runnin' with the Devil" is below.

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