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Carlos Santana, the legend of the guitar playing at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater

According to Birmingham-based booking agent Red Mountain Entertainment, the legendary Carlos Santana will take his eponymous band to the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater on September 24th.

Amphitheater for the first time Santana, And perhaps the first performance in Tuscaloosa since the show in March 1973, as listed on the band’s site.

Guitarists, singers and percussionists formed a Santana blues band from San Francisco in 1966, built around Latin rock. The 1969 debut disc “Santana” consisted primarily of instrumental music, but the single “Evil Ways” became the group’s first top 10 hit, with Gregg Rolie on lead vocals and organ.

Carlos Santana will be performing at the Woodstock Festival's 50th Anniversary Ceremony at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts on August 17, 2019.

Promoter Bill Graham has landed a young band in the second day slot at Woodstock Festival. This helped make the band and its first single world-famous. Santana’s second disc, 1970’s Abraxas, features the first number one hit on the cover of Fleetwood Mac’s Black Magic Woman, written by early Mac guitarist Peter Green. Did.

The 1971 album “Santana III,” which last featured the group’s original lineup, also took first place. By 1972, Carlos Santana’s quest for jazz fusion style pioneered by Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Joe Zawinul began to lead the band. directions.

Carlos Santana, the legend of the guitar playing at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater

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