After a gap of 15 years, Santana are set to return to Hawai`i with a pair of shows going on-sale Saturday. West Valley Isle resident Carlos Santana told HPR's Dave Lawrence today that when his musical career winds down, he plans to spend more time on the other side of Maui.
Santana performs February 26 at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu and February 28at the MACC in Kahului; tickets go on-sale this Saturday. Find ticket information, our interview excerpt aired today and a video featuring music from his latest album "Shape Shifter" below.
Don't miss the first of two major interview features with Carlos Santana and Dave Lawrence on All Things Considered Friday, January 25th at 5:30 on HPR1.
Santana plays the Blaisdell Arena Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Doors: 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM. Tickets on-sale Saturday, January 19, at 9:00 AM at the Blaisdell Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets including ticketmaster.com, and Charge-By-Phone call toll free @ 1-800-745-3000. Service fee may apply.
Santana plays the MACC Thursday, February 28, 2013 Doors: 5:30 PM Show: 7:30 PM. Available and on-line at mauiarts.org. Public on sale begins Friday, January 26 10:00 AM Plus applicable fees. On sale to MACC members Saturday, January 19 10:00 AM at the MACC Box Office, Charge by phone at 242-SHOW.
Our engineer will be working this Saturday on HPR-1 and HPR-2 for O'ahu North Shore. Power should be back to full strength once he's finished. All other transmitters are operating normally.
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