NEW SHOW DATES ADDED FOR
SUPERNATURAL SANTANA: A TRIP THROUGH THE HITS
HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS
TICKETS TO NOVEMBER 11-22 SHOWS ON SALE FRIDAY, AUGUST 14 AT NOON
August 10, 2009 (Las Vegas) – Continuing the critically-acclaimed Vegas show, Carlos Santana and his band have added November show dates for Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits. Fans now have the opportunity to catch the signature fusion sounds of Santana at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino eight times in November and can purchase tickets starting Friday, August 14 at noon. Dates for the new run include: November 11, 13, 14, 15, 18, 20, 21 and 22 and will have an earlier show time of 8 pm. Through the end of this year, The Joint is the only venue in North America featuring this legendary band.
Those wanting to see this limited-time resident gig sooner, can also purchase tickets for performances from September 4-15, which are on sale now.
“It’s a great journey for us to come to Las Vegas and bring our music – which is composed of light and love, and good vibrations – and share it with the people that hopefully will come from all over the world to see us,” said Carlos Santana.
In May 2009, Santana showcased his unparalleled talent when he launched Vegas’ first rock resident show to rave reviews. The Los Angeles Times said that Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through The Hits “proves what an unusual rock icon [Carlos Santana] is” and highlighted the “deeply energetic” performances of his long-time band members, which routinely has audience members dancing in the aisles.
Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits features the band’s career-spanning classics such as “Oye Como Va,” “Black Magic Woman,” “Evil Ways,” and “Smooth” in a show exclusively designed for The Joint. Illustrating the band’s free-flowing musicality, Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits takes fans on a multi-sensory journey of their favorite Santana songs and much more. Each show is a unique take on the band’s repertoire, creating a one-of-a-kind performance for show-goers.
Santana plays approximately 36 shows per year at The Joint, with a show time of 9 pm in September and 8 pm in November. Ticket prices start at only $51 and can be purchased by visiting 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 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 The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas
In the great tradition of Las Vegas’ first rock venue, the new 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.
About AEG Live
AEG Live, the world’s second largest concert promoter, joined forces with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in 2007 as the exclusive booking agent for the concert venue, The Joint. AEG Live Las Vegas first made its mark as the producer of Celine Dion A New Day… and currently produces Supernatural Santana at The Joint and Bette Midler "The Showgirl Must Go On," Cher and The Comedy Festival at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. Recent concert tours promoted by the company’s touring division have included Tina Turner, Justin Timberlake, Bon Jovi, Hannah Montana, Spice Girls, Prince, Christina Aguilera, Kenny Chesney, Britney Spears, Paul McCartney, High School Musical, and American Idols Live. www.aeglive.com
Michael Jensen, Jensen Communications
Supernatural Santana: A Trip Through the Hits Publicity Contacts:
Michelle Kruczynski, Kirvin Doak Communications Suzanne Richardson, AEG Live
(702) 737-3100 (702) 650-8403
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