Santana and The Allman Brothers Band Will Swap Closing Spots This Summer
Santana and The Allman Brothers Band will co-headline six Northeast shows this summer. On his official homepage, Carlos Santana has now confirmed that he will close the night in Holmdel, NJ (7/25), Saratoga Springs (7/27) and Columbia, MD (7/30) while The Allman Brothers Band will close in Darien Center, NY (7/22). Wantagh, NY (7/24) and Hartford, CT (7/28). A complete list of shows can be found below.
Santana/Allman Brothers Band dates
July 22 Darien Center, NY—Darien Lake PAC (ABB closes)
July 24 Wantagh, NY—Nikon at Jones Beach (ABB closes)
July 25 Holmdel, NJ—PNC Bank Arts Center (Santana closes)
July 27 Saratoga Springs, NY—SPAC (Santana closes)
July 28 Hartford, CT—Comcast Theatre (ABB closes)
July 30 Columbia, MD—Merriweather Post Pavilion (Santana closes)
In other news, on May 2 Santana kicked off an extended residency at Las Vegas, NV’s House of Blues at Mandalay Bay. Unlike his previous Vegas show, Santana’s House of Blues run is supposed to feature numerous special guests. The run’s first guest took the stage on Saturday, May 13 when Santana’s drummer wife Cindy Blackman Santana emerged for “Corazon Espinado.” Cindy Blackman Santana will tour as part of Spectrum Road this summer. A clip of Santana’s recent appearance on The Tonight Show is available here.