Photos by © Erik Kabik/ RETNA/ www.erikkabik.com
Carlos Santana was joined by his new wife Cindy Blackman, An american Jazz drummer best known for recording and touring with Lenny Kravitz, who has also been performing with Santana band on drums. The newlyweds were very affectionate and glowing as they checked out the new case display that features Guitars and Amplifiers used during the Supernatural Santana run as well as photographs by Rock and Roll photographers Maryanne Bilham and Erik Kabik. There is a suit on display that was worn by Santana during the Maryanne Bilham photo shoot for the cover of HRH Magazine.
They are pictured with Paul Davis of Hard Rock Hotel and Bobby Reynolds of AEG Live.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino dedicated a memorabilia case to Carlos Santana featuring items from the first rock ‘n’ roll residency in Las Vegas history – Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits – in celebration of the show’s successful two-year run at The Joint.
The newly created Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits case will feature items used during the show, including a PRS 25th anniversary Carlos Santana model guitar and a Mesa Boogie Mark I amplifier that graced The Joint’s stage.
In May 2009, Carlos Santana signed on as the first rock ‘n’ roll resident artist in Las Vegas with the launch of Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. The show returns to The Joint for its final shows April 20, 22, 23, 24, 27, 29, 30 and May 1.