BOK Center, Tulsa, OK
This Day in CVH/DLR History1976
Van Halen plays Gazzarri's in West Hollywood, CA.
Van Halen plays the Masonic Auditorium in Detroit, MI.
In Detroit, Eddie purchases a keyboard, and while sitting in the back of the tour bus, writes the main riff of what will eventually serve as the foundation for the band's first #1 single, "Jump." Getting the thumbs-down from Dave, the tune finds its way on to an unmarked cassette tape and sits in a drawer in the recording studio for another four years.
Van Halen plays the Capital Centre in Landover, MD. Rail is the opening act.
Van Halen plays the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver, BC. The Velcros are the opening act.
David Lee Roth plays the Cincinnati Gardens in Cincinnati, OH.
Best of Volume 1 is certified gold and platinum.
Van Halen plays the BOK Center in Tulsa, OK. Kool & The Gang is the opening act.