Andy Vargas, Benny Rietveld, Carlos Santana, Chester Thompson, Dennis Chambers, Guitarist, Karl Perazzo, Raul Rekow, Salvador Santana, Tony Lindsay
SHAPE SHIFTER, THE NEW ALBUM FROM SANTANA, IS SET FOR RELEASE MAY 15
Carlos Santana and the Santana Band will launch the Shape Shifter Tour 2012 with a string of North American dates beginning July 7 at the Grand Casino Mille Lacs in Hinckley, MN. Other highlights include concerts at the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre in West Toronto, ON (7/14), the Bank of America Pavilion in Boston, MA (7/17), and two dates at the Borgata Spa & Resort Event Center in Atlantic City, NJ (7/20-21). More dates to be announced!
The tour follows the May 15, 2012 release of Shape Shifter, the latest album from Santana-and the first for Carlos Santana’s new label Starfaith Records. The 13-song set is an instrumental tour de force long awaited by fans (one song features vocals by Santana’s lead vocalists Andy Vargas and Tony Lindsay). The album also features Chester Thompson on keyboards, Dennis Chambers on drums, Benny Rietveld on bass, Salvador Santana on keyboards, Raul Rekow on congas and Karl Perazzo on percussion. Continue reading