LAS VEGAS, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Carlos Santana and his legendary band continue the successful run of Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino with the addition of seven new concert dates in January 2011.
In addition to the newly added dates, Santana fans can enjoy the show's ever-changing set list as it continues its current run at The Joint through Sunday, September 5. A multi-sensory journey through the band's career-spanning classics such as "Oye Como Va," "Black Magic Woman," "Evil Ways" and "Maria Maria," Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits marks the first and only rock-n-roll resident show in Las Vegas. The show was exclusively designed for The Joint, which was named "Best New Major Concert Venue" by Pollstar Magazine, and is produced by AEG Live.
Tickets for the following performances are on sale now:
January 5, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15 and 16
*more 2011 dates to be announced soon
Santana's brand new album, GUITAR HEAVEN…THE GREATEST GUITAR CLASSICS OF ALL TIME, (in stores September 21st on Arista Records) features a Who's Who of guest vocalists to perform on every track. Songs from the new album will be rotated into the show's set list. Singers on Guitar Heaven range from Chris Cornell (on Led Zeppelin's "Whole Lotta Love"), Pat Monahan (on Van Halen's "Dance the Night Away"), india.arie and Yo Yo Ma (on The Beatles' While My Guitar Gently Weeps), Chester Bennington and Ray Manzarek (on The Doors' "Riders on the Storm"), Rob Thomas (on Cream's "Sunshine Of Your Love), Scott Weiland (on the Rolling Stones' "Can't You Hear Me Knockin'"), Chris Daughtry (on Def Leppard's "Photograph"), Gavin Rossdale (on T. Rex's "Bang A Gong") to rapper Nas (on AC/DC's "Back In Black"), veteran Joe Cocker (on Jimi Hendrix's "Little Wing"), and more.
Santana plays approximately 36 times per year at The Joint, with a show time of 8 p.m. Ticket prices start at only $51 and can be purchased at the Hard Rock Hotel Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, online at Ticketmaster.com or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000. For groups of 12 or more, call the Hard Rock Hotel Box Office at (702) 693-5220. For more information, visit www.supernaturalsantana.com, Carlos Santana's Facebook page or The Joint's Facebook page.
About Carlos Santana
Forty years and as many albums later, Santana has sold more than 90 million records and has performed to more than 100 million fans at concerts worldwide. To date, Santana has won ten GRAMMY® Awards, including a record-tying nine for a single project, 1999's Supernatural (including Album of the Year and Record of the Year for "Smooth"). In 1998, the group was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, whose web page on their induction notes, "Guitarist Carlos Santana is one of rock's true virtuosos and guiding lights." Among many other honors, Carlos Santana has also been cited by Rolling Stone as #15 on their list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time," and #90 on their 2005 survey of the "100 Greatest Artists Of All Time."
About The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas:
In the great tradition of Las Vegas' first rock venue, the Joint's commitment to rock and roll is unparalleled. Now double in size to the original, this highly upgraded version retains all the intimacy, charm and authentic rock experience as the original. State of the art sound rules the 2,951 seated venue (total capacity of 4,000). Offering up seven Luxury Suites, a VIP Studio level, superior video system and a production package tailor made for artist comfort, the Joint is the most sophisticated, intimate and authentic venue in Las Vegas. The property offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience featuring services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury hotel. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit www.hardrockhotel.com or www.thejointlasvegas.com.
About AEG Live:
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, exhibition, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices, and thirty state-of-the-art venues. The company is currently producing tours and productions including Cher at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Barry Manilow at Paris Las Vegas and Celine Dion who will return to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in March 2011. The concert tour roster includes artists such as Taylor Swift, Bon Jovi, Leonard Cohen, Miley Cyrus, The Black Eyed Peas, Kelly Clarkson, Wisin & Yandel, Britney Spears, Kenny Chesney, P!nk, Paul McCartney, KISS, Mo'Nique and American Idols Live. AEG Live is the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. For more information, go to www.aeglive.com.