Carlos Santana

O pai de Carlos Santana era um violinista de mariachi, e o jovem Carlos inicialmente aprendeu o violino, porém mudou para a guitarra quando tinha 8 anos de idade. Depois que a família mudou-se para Tijuana, Santana começou a tocar em casas nocturnas e bares. Ficou em Tijuana quando sua família decidiu mudar para São Francisco, nos Estados Unidos, porém logo se juntou a eles. Em 1966, ajudou a formar a Santana Blues Band, nome posteriormente encurtado para Santana. A banda começou a tocar no Fillmore West Auditorium, onde muitas das grandes bandas de São Francisco começaram. A primeira gravação de Santana foi The Live Adventures of Mike Bloomfield and Al Kooper, com Al Kooper e Mike Bloomfield. Depois de assinar com a Columbia Records, Santana lançou um álbum auto-intitulado Santana. O grupo consistia, na época em: Carlos Santana (guitarra), Gregg Rolie (teclado e vocais), David Brown (baixo), Belen Garay (bateria), José Areas e Michael Carabello (percussão). Na turnê que fizeram para divulgar o álbum (que incluía os sucessos "Jingo" e "Evil Ways"), a banda tocou no Festival de Woodstock. A apresentação aumentou enormemente a popularidade do Santana. Santana se tornou um grande sucesso, tal como o álbum Abraxas, de 1970 (destacando a música "Oye Como Va") e Santana III, de 1971. Em seguida, a formação original do Santana se desfez. Gregg Rolie se tornou um dos fundadores da banda Journey. Carlos Santana manteve o nome e utilizou diversos músicos diferentes para ...

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Soul to Soul (1971)

Footage of an American soul music concert held in Ghana to celebrate the 14th anniversary of the independence of that country in 1971. Features live performances by Ike & Tina Turner, Roberta Flack, Carlos Santana, Wilson Pickett and Willie Bobo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Denis Sanders
CAST:  Roberta Flack  •  Wilson Pickett  •  Tina Turner  •  Ike Turner

Footage of an American soul music concert held in Ghana to celebrate the 14th anniversary of the independence of that country in 1971. Features live performances by Ike & Tina Turner, Roberta Flack, Carlos Santana, Wilson Pickett and Willie Bobo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Denis Sanders
CAST:  Roberta Flack  •  Wilson Pickett  •  Tina Turner  •  Ike Turner

Woodstock (1970)

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An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert footage, and portraits of the concertgoers; negative and positive aspects are shown, from drug ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Wadleigh
CAST:  Joe Cocker  •  Richie Havens  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Joan Baez

An intimate look at the Woodstock Music & Art Festival held in Bethel, NY in 1969, from preparation through cleanup, with historic access to insiders, blistering concert footage, and portraits of the concertgoers; negative and positive aspects are shown, from drug ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Wadleigh
CAST:  Joe Cocker  •  Richie Havens  •  Roger Daltrey  •  Joan Baez

Born In Chicago (2013)

"Born In Chicago" is a soulful documentary film that chronicles a uniquely musical passing of the torch. It’s the story of first generation blues performers who had made their way to Chicago from the Mississippi Delta and their ardent and unexpected followers – ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Anderson  •  Bob Sarles
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Bob Dylan  •  Carlos Santana  •  Bill Graham

"Born In Chicago" is a soulful documentary film that chronicles a uniquely musical passing of the torch. It’s the story of first generation blues performers who had made their way to Chicago from the Mississippi Delta and their ardent and unexpected followers – ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Anderson  •  Bob Sarles
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Bob Dylan  •  Carlos Santana  •  Bill Graham

B.B. King: The Life of Riley (2012)

Documentary charting the life of blues guitarist B.B. King, with contributions from fellow musicians.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Brewer
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Bono  •  Eric Clapton  •  Carlos Santana

Documentary charting the life of blues guitarist B.B. King, with contributions from fellow musicians.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Brewer
CAST:  B.B. King  •  Bono  •  Eric Clapton  •  Carlos Santana

Live Aid (1985)

Live Aid was held on 13 July 1985, held simultaneously in Wembley Stadium in London, England, and the John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, United States. It was one of the largest-scale satellite link-ups and television broadcasts of all time: an estimated ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Scarza
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  David Bowie  •  Mick Jagger  •  Paul McCartney

Live Aid was held on 13 July 1985, held simultaneously in Wembley Stadium in London, England, and the John F. Kennedy Stadium in Philadelphia, United States. It was one of the largest-scale satellite link-ups and television broadcasts of all time: an estimated ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Scarza
CAST:  Bob Dylan  •  David Bowie  •  Mick Jagger  •  Paul McCartney

Woodstock Diary (1994)

Woodstock Diary was originally broadcasted on U.S. TV in August 1994 - in honor of the 25th anniversary of the event. Later it was released on DVD with remastered 5.1 sound. It includes performances not shown in the Woodstock movie but not exclusively. Between the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erez Laufer  •  Chris Hegedus  •  D. A. Pennebaker
CAST:  John Sebastian  •  Richie Havens  •  Country Joe McDonald  •  Bert Sommer

Woodstock Diary was originally broadcasted on U.S. TV in August 1994 - in honor of the 25th anniversary of the event. Later it was released on DVD with remastered 5.1 sound. It includes performances not shown in the Woodstock movie but not exclusively. Between the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erez Laufer  •  Chris Hegedus  •  D. A. Pennebaker
CAST:  John Sebastian  •  Richie Havens  •  Country Joe McDonald  •  Bert Sommer

Blue Note - A Story of Modern Jazz (1997)

"It must schwing!" was the motto of Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff, two German Jewish immigrants who in 1939 set up Blue Note Records, the jazz label that was home to such greats as Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Art Blakey, Dexter ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Benedikt  •  Andreas Morell
CAST:  Freddie Hubbard  •  Gil Mellé  •  Herbie Hancock  •  Horace Silver

"It must schwing!" was the motto of Alfred Lion and Francis Wolff, two German Jewish immigrants who in 1939 set up Blue Note Records, the jazz label that was home to such greats as Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Art Blakey, Dexter ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Benedikt  •  Andreas Morell
CAST:  Freddie Hubbard  •  Gil Mellé  •  Herbie Hancock  •  Horace Silver

Beware of Mr. Baker (2012)

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Ginger Baker is known for playing in Cream and Blind Faith, but the world's greatest drummer didn’t hit his stride until 1972, when he arrived in Nigeria and discovered Fela Kuti's Afrobeat. After leaving Nigeria, Ginger returned to his pattern of drug-induced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Bulger
CAST:  Ginger Baker  •  Bob Adcock  •  Jay Bulger  •  Tony Allen

Ginger Baker is known for playing in Cream and Blind Faith, but the world's greatest drummer didn’t hit his stride until 1972, when he arrived in Nigeria and discovered Fela Kuti's Afrobeat. After leaving Nigeria, Ginger returned to his pattern of drug-induced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Bulger
CAST:  Ginger Baker  •  Bob Adcock  •  Jay Bulger  •  Tony Allen

Santana - Sacred Fire (1995)

Sacred Fire: Live in South America is an album by Santana. This album is dedicated to the life of Cesar Chavez. There is also a video of this album, by the same name, featuring additional songs not featured on the album. It features shots of Carlos playing guitar ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana

Sacred Fire: Live in South America is an album by Santana. This album is dedicated to the life of Cesar Chavez. There is also a video of this album, by the same name, featuring additional songs not featured on the album. It features shots of Carlos playing guitar ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana

Herbie Hancock: Possibilities (2006)

Imagine the possibilities….. "Possibilities" is the musical event of the year. The album is a series of inspired encounters between Herbie Hancock and world-renowned musicians – including John Mayer, Sting, Trey Anastasio, Annie Lennox, Damien Rice and Lisa ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Biro  •  Jon Fine
CAST:  Herbie Hancock  •  Sting  •  Annie Lennox  •  Jonny Lang

Imagine the possibilities….. "Possibilities" is the musical event of the year. The album is a series of inspired encounters between Herbie Hancock and world-renowned musicians – including John Mayer, Sting, Trey Anastasio, Annie Lennox, Damien Rice and Lisa ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Biro  •  Jon Fine
CAST:  Herbie Hancock  •  Sting  •  Annie Lennox  •  Jonny Lang

Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004 (2004)

Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004 Recorded Live at the Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Eric Clapton  •  Robert Cray  •  Joe Walsh  •  Larry Carlton

Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004 Recorded Live at the Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Eric Clapton  •  Robert Cray  •  Joe Walsh  •  Larry Carlton

John Lee Hooker: Come and See About Me (2004)

Come And See About Me illustrates the career of John Lee Hooker through complete archival performances of his most popular songs, many featuring special guests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sarles
CAST:  John Lee Hooker  •  Van Morrison  •  Bonnie Raitt  •  John Hammond

Come And See About Me illustrates the career of John Lee Hooker through complete archival performances of his most popular songs, many featuring special guests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Sarles
CAST:  John Lee Hooker  •  Van Morrison  •  Bonnie Raitt  •  John Hammond

Santana: Supernatural Live (2000)

Like the hit album that inspires its name, Supernatural Live brings journeyman guitarist Carlos Santana back into the mainstream by surrounding him with younger superstars eager to bask in his formidable musical presence. Resuscitating stardom through sheer ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Everlast  •  Wayne Shorter  •  Everlast

Like the hit album that inspires its name, Supernatural Live brings journeyman guitarist Carlos Santana back into the mainstream by surrounding him with younger superstars eager to bask in his formidable musical presence. Resuscitating stardom through sheer ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Everlast  •  Wayne Shorter  •  Everlast

Ricky Martin: One Night Only (2000)

Hip-shaking heartthrob Ricky Martin was a prime architect of the "Latin explosion" that blindsided pop music in the late 1990s. In this concert at New York City's Liberty State Park, Martin tears through his hits, including "La Vida Loca" and "La Copa de la Vida," ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ricky Martin  •  José Feliciano  •  Carlos Santana

Hip-shaking heartthrob Ricky Martin was a prime architect of the "Latin explosion" that blindsided pop music in the late 1990s. In this concert at New York City's Liberty State Park, Martin tears through his hits, including "La Vida Loca" and "La Copa de la Vida," ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Ricky Martin  •  José Feliciano  •  Carlos Santana

John Lee Hooker: That's My Story (2001)

A teenage runaway who never went to school, John Lee Hooker had trouble spelling his name, even into his eighties. But, despite these humble beginnings, John Lee Hooker is today considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jörg Bundschuh
CAST:  John Lee Hooker  •  Bonnie Raitt  •  Eric Clapton  •  Carlos Santana

A teenage runaway who never went to school, John Lee Hooker had trouble spelling his name, even into his eighties. But, despite these humble beginnings, John Lee Hooker is today considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jörg Bundschuh
CAST:  John Lee Hooker  •  Bonnie Raitt  •  Eric Clapton  •  Carlos Santana

San Francisco Rock: A Night at the Family Dog (1970)

This film is straight-ahead footage of Santana, the Grateful Dead, and the Jefferson Airplane playing at The Family Dog in 1970. Each band does two songs, followed by a jam at the end featuring musicians from all of the bands.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Jerry Garcia  •  Phil Lesh  •  Mickey Hart

This film is straight-ahead footage of Santana, the Grateful Dead, and the Jefferson Airplane playing at The Family Dog in 1970. Each band does two songs, followed by a jam at the end featuring musicians from all of the bands.  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Jerry Garcia  •  Phil Lesh  •  Mickey Hart

Rock Prophecies (2009)

A documentary about rock 'n' roll photographer Robert M. Knight and his mission to find the world's best new guitar player.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Chester
CAST:  Robert M. Knight  •  Carlos Santana  •  Jeff Beck  •  Slash

A documentary about rock 'n' roll photographer Robert M. Knight and his mission to find the world's best new guitar player.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Chester
CAST:  Robert M. Knight  •  Carlos Santana  •  Jeff Beck  •  Slash

All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live! (2001)

IMAX invites you backstage to the Rock n' Roll event of the year. The acts featured won a combined total of 13 Grammy® Awards in 2000. This exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of putting on a mega-concert combines candid moments backstage with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Sting  •  Cheb Mami  •  George Clinton  •  Mary J. Blige

IMAX invites you backstage to the Rock n' Roll event of the year. The acts featured won a combined total of 13 Grammy® Awards in 2000. This exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of putting on a mega-concert combines candid moments backstage with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martyn Atkins
CAST:  Sting  •  Cheb Mami  •  George Clinton  •  Mary J. Blige

Santana - Santana IV Live at The House of Blues, Las Vegas (2016)

On March 21st, 2016, a few weeks prior to the release of the Santana IV album, the classic line-up of Santana took to the stage at the House Of Blues in Las Vegas. The show they delivered combined tracks from the new album with the classic hits from the band's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Fuss
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Gregg Rolie  •  Karl Perazzo  •  Michael Shrieve

On March 21st, 2016, a few weeks prior to the release of the Santana IV album, the classic line-up of Santana took to the stage at the House Of Blues in Las Vegas. The show they delivered combined tracks from the new album with the classic hits from the band's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brad Fuss
CAST:  Carlos Santana  •  Gregg Rolie  •  Karl Perazzo  •  Michael Shrieve

Santana: Down Under - Live in Australia (2016)

Santana: Down Under - Live in Australia  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana

Santana: Down Under - Live in Australia  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Carlos Santana
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