Van Halen's original logo was hand-drawn by original bassist Mark Stone. This logo was still seen on one of Alex Van Halen's shirts throughout the David Lee Roth era.
First used in their first album in 1978. It is used on their new album, A Different Kind of Truth (2012).
First used when Sammy Hagar became the new lead singer in the band. It was first used on 5150 (1986).