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Van Halen to Play Ak-Chin Pavilion on Monday, September 28

Van Halen is retuning to Phoenix later this year for the first time since 2012. The band known for hits like "Jump," "Hot for Teacher," and "Running With The Devil" will perform at Ak-Chin Pavilion on Monday, September 28.

Check out photos from the 2012 concert at US Airways Center (now Talking Stick Resort Arena) here.

There's never been a better time to bask in the glory that is David Lee Roth, so for your viewing pleasure, here is a life-changing video of Roth's vocals from "Running With the Devil," isolated and exposed in their most pure form.

Also, here are some jump kicks:

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