HOUSE OF BLUES LAS VEGAS ANNOUNCES SANTANA SPRING ALBUM PROMOTION AND UPDATED LISTING OF 2012 PERFORMANCES
Fans Attending Shows Through June 3 to Receive Copy of Santana’s Latest Release ‘Shape Shifter’
Legendary Carlos Santana recently kicked off a two-year run of unique performances – “An Intimate Evening with Santana: Greatest Hits Live – Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow” – at the House of Blues inside Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino and with that today announced a spring album promotion along with an updated list of 2012 show dates.
Through June 3, fans will receive the ultimate souvenir when attending any of the highly buzzed-about live Santana performances. Every concertgoer who purchases a Santana ticket for the May and June performance dates will receive a collectable download card with a unique code enabling them to download Santana’s new album, ‘Shape Shifter’ . The album is scheduled to be released Tuesday, May 15.
For a list of performance dates, tickets, VIP packages or more information, visit Houseof Blues.com/Santana, Ticketmaster.com or call (800) 745-3000. For additional information about Carlos Santana, visit www.santana.com.
“An Intimate Evening with Santana: Greatest Hits Live – Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow” 2012 show dates:
- May 2, 4, 5 & 6
- May 9, 11, 12 & 13
- May 23, 25, 26 & 27
- May 30, June 1, 2 & 3
- Sept. 12, 13 & 15
- Sept. 16, 19, 21, 22 & 23
- Nov. 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 15, 16 & 17*
For 40 years and as many albums later, Santana has sold more than 90 million records and reached more than 100 million fans at concerts worldwide. To date, Santana has won 10 GRAMMY® Awards, including a record-tying nine for a single project for 1999’s Supernatural (including Album of the Year and Record of the Year for “Smooth”). In 1998, the group was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, whose web page on their induction notes, “Guitarist Carlos Santana is one of rock’s true virtuosos and guiding lights.” Among many other honors, Carlos Santana has also been cited by Rolling Stone as No. 15 on their list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” His last CD, Guitar Heaven … The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time (Arista), was released in late September 2010. Celebrating that chart debut, Santana joined the ranks of the Rolling Stones as the only musical act in chart history to score at least one Top 10 album in every decade beginning with the 1960s. Guitar Heaven … is Santana’s 29th Billboard Top 200 charting release, 12th Top 10 album debut and third Top ten debuts in the past 5 years.
About Mandalay Bay
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino is a unique destination resort set on 120 lush acres on the Las Vegas Strip. The resort offers three distinct hotel experiences: Mandalay Bay, a AAA Four Diamond award-winning hotel, with 3,211 luxurious rooms and suites reflecting a modern tropical ambiance; THEhotel, a stand-alone, AAA Four Diamond all-suite hotel featuring 1,117 sophisticated suites; and Four Seasons Hotel, a AAA Five Diamond hotel-within-a-hotel, offering 424 rooms and suites. Mandalay Bay boasts an 11-acre tropical pool paradise, featuring real sand, a wave pool and the only climate-controlled, poolside gaming in the city. Other property highlights include world-class entertainment at the 12,000-seat Mandalay Bay Events Center, award-winning dining by celebrity chefs and restaurateurs, Shark Reef Aquarium and the 1.7-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Mandalay Bay’s offerings also include BATHHOUSE Spa, House of Blues Concert Hall and restaurant, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, a collection of unique boutiques and restaurants. In 2013, Mandalay Bay will become home to a resident Cirque du Soleil production based on the music and choreography of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. Mandalay Bay is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International™ (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit mandalaybay.com or call toll free at (877) 632-7800 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.
About House Of Blues Entertainment:
With 38 owned/operated and affiliated clubs and theaters, The House of Blues Entertainment (a division of Live Nation) portfolio is wide-ranging including the legendary Fillmore brand and the intimate House of Blues clubs throughout the United States. House of Blues Entertainment is the country’s pre-eminent live music venue collection featuring state-of-the-art sound and lighting technology in one-of-a-kind custom designed environments aimed to bring fans and artists together in unparalleled musical environments.