Eddie Van Halen

Tickets go on sale Saturday, Jan. 14, for Van Halen’s 2012 North American tour to promote its new album, “A Different Kind of Truth,” to be released Feb. 7.

The tour’s Bay Area concert dates are June 3 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, and June 5 at HP Pavilion in San Jose.

Tickets will be available at ticketmaster.com and livenation.com.