The Atomic Punks - Delmar Hall - St. Louis, MO - 06.21.24

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The Atomic Punks™: A Tribute to early Van Halen

About The Atomic Punks™: A Tribute to early Van Halen

The Atomic Punks: Unleashing the Mighty Van Halen Legacy

In the heart of Pasadena, California, where the iconic Van Halen first ignited their meteoric rise to stardom, a tribute band emerged that would come to embody the very essence of the legendary rock group’s early years. The Atomic Punks, formed in 1994, are more than a tribute band—they are a sonic time capsule, faithfully recreating the magic and energy of Van Halen’s David Lee Roth era.

Boasting an impressive resume of over 1000 shows worldwide, The Atomic Punks have firmly established themselves as the quintessential Van Halen tribute. Recognized as “Best Tribute Band” by LA’s esteemed “Rock City News” multiple times, their influence extends far beyond the stage. The band made history as one of the original acts featured on AXS TV’s “The World’s Greatest Tribute,” and their national following continues to swell, reaching new heights with each performance.

In 1997, former Van Halen front man David Lee Roth, in his autobiography “Crazy from the Heat,” bestowed the ultimate compliment upon The Atomic Punks, proclaiming them “The best tribute to Van Halen ever!” This endorsement would evolve into a collaboration, as original Punks guitarist Bart Walsh joined Roth’s “DLR Band”...

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