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  • Santana
    Santana announces spring and summer 2015 tour dates
    On Dec. 8 the Latin rock band Santana announced in an issued press release, tour dates for the spring and summer of 2015. The world tour begins March 8 in Saint Petersburg, Fla., and ends July 25 in London. You can view a complete list of tour...
  • Today in Rock: December 6
    Today in Rock: December 6
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1948 and 2000.On this day in 1941 future country singer-songwriter and actress Helen Cornelius is born in Monroe City, Missouri.On this day in 1957 The...
  • Santana's Tanglewood 1970 concert celebrates one year after Woodstock
    1970 Santana Tanglewood concert brings spectacular ‘Soul Sacrifice’
    Santana performed on August 18, 1970 at Tanglewood, nearly one year to the date when they made their groundbreaking debut at Woodstock. Tanglewood is the Lenox, Massachusetts based summer musical festival. The Boston Symphony Orchestra is in...
  • Former Santana band member teams up with Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band in Clearwater
    Former Santana organist performs with Ringo and His All-Starrs in Tampa Bay
    Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater saw the triumphant return of Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band that included Gregg Rolie, formerly of Santana. Thursday night’s show (October 23rd) was the last one for 2014. Rolie also performed with the All...
  • Now available at Costco in Northern California: Carlos Santana salsa
    Sample Santana organic salsa now available at Costco in Northern California
    Come on down to your nearest Costco in Northern California and Reno, Nevada. On Saturday, August 30 you can sample the Carlos Santana Organic Supernatural Fire Roasted Mango Salsa. A portion of the proceeds will go to Carlos’ established...
  • Rock Hall Anniversary: Santana's Debut Album
    Rock Hall Anniversary: Santana’s Debut Album
    In a period where the charts were still ruled by psychedelic rock, it gets a taste of Latin rhythms by year’s end.In August 1969, Santana released their self-titled debut album. This was the album before the band used their famous emblem,...
  • Rod Stewart performs live at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.
    Rod Stewart and Santana bring classics on co-headline tour
    Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana combined for more than three hours of music when they performed together at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., on August 19. The night featured an opening performance by Santana followed by a show from Stewart,...
  • Michael Shrieve: Woodstock, Santana, and Spellbinder
    Drummer Michael Shrieve talks about Santana, Woodstock and solo career
    Santana's legendary drummer performed one of the greatest drum solos ever at Woodstock. In 2009 I watched a documentary on Woodstock’s 40th anniversary. When they presented Santana's performance, that’s what truly got my...
  • Commemorating Woodstock and Santana's Top Ten Songs
    Celebrating Santana's 10 greatest hits of all time
    With the 45th anniversary of Woodstock on August 15-17, 2014 already past, here’s looking at one of the acts from that legendary three-day music festival in Upstate New York. Santana brought to the crowd their unique brand of Latin rock....
  • Washington Rock Music Concerts in August
    Rock music concerts in Washington State: August 2014
    Check out these great, upcoming rock music concerts (by date) for August 2014 in Washington State! Subscribe to my articles to get updated rock concert information and any additional show or band information.Styx and ForeignerFriday, August 1,...
  • Official World Cup closing ceremony performed by Santana
    Santana ignites pre-closing ceremonies at the 2014 World Cup
    Before the final World Cup match Sunday between Germany and Argentina, television viewers and a star-studded crowd (including Rihanna, LeBron James, David Beckham, and soccer legend Pele) were pouring into Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana Stadium....
  •  Caravanserai
    Band honors Santana in free July 11 concert
    Redwood City's Music on the Square concert series continues on July 11 when Caravanserai celebrates the sounds of Santana and on July 18 with a Beatles tribute.Originally a replication of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band Santana's legendary...
  • Santana Excites His Audience
    Santana Excites His Audience
    Carlos Santana brought his passionate music to the stage! The audience was enthralled, sometimes mesmerized by Carlos' rich orchestrations. More than just seeing Carlos on television, experiencing his live concert makes you realize the real...
  • Rod Stewart & Santana at Consol Energy Center
    Rod Stewart and Santana are still ‘Forever Young’
    In the eyes of their fans, age knew no limits Tuesday night at Consol Energy Center as people packed the arena for two powerhouse acts. The seventies were alive and well for many donning their old-school ‘Rod the Mod’ tee-shirts and...
  • 2014 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival: Day one is da bomb
    2014 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival: Day one is da bomb
    The New Orleans Jazz Festival is the best music festival in the country for many reasons. This is the forty-fifth year of its existence and the lineup this year is insane! Music is not the only draw here. The Festival has the best food and arts...