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Carlos Santana and Rod Stewart Announce Tour

February 28, 2014

Staff Reports --

Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana are going on tour together.
Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana are going on tour together.

Two of the music industry's legends are about to make history and go on a 18-city tour -- Carlos Santana and Rod Stewart, including the U.S. and Canada. The tour begins in May in New York and will last through late August.

Tour stops include Denver, Louisville, and Saint Louis.

Mexican-born Santana pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music and has been named as one of Rolling Stone magazine's Greatest Guitarists of All Time. He has won 10 Grammy Awards and three Latin Grammy Awards. Santana and his band were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.

A British rocker, Stewart was named one of Billboard magazine's successful artist on the "The Billboard Hot 100 Top All-Time Artists" He was inducted into the US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994.

Both these musicians found success in the late 1960s and early 1070s. This tour will be a unique act in music history.

Full schedule for the Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana tour concerts:

May 23: Times Union Center in Albany, NY
May 25: Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, CT
May 27: Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, PA
May 31: First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY
June 3: KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, KY
June 6: Scottrade Center in St. Louis, MO
June 7: Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, NE
July 31: Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, OR
Aug. 2: Rogers Arena in Vancouver, BC
Aug. 4: Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, AB
Aug. 5: Rexall Place in Edmonton, AB
Aug. 8: MTS Centre in Winnipeg, MB
Aug. 10: Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, MN (nearby Minneapolis)
Aug. 12: Pepsi Center in Denver, CO
Aug. 14: Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO
Aug. 16: Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL (nearby Chicago)
Aug. 19: Verizon Center in Washington, DC
Aug. 20: Nikon At Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh, NY (nearby New York)

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