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Carlos Santana uses music to reflect on his career in this week's episode of Alt.Latino.
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November 4, 2014 The guitarist says he sees music as a "positive thought that creates a million positive vibrations."
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Carlos Santana visits NPR for an interview about his new memoir The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light.
November 4, 2014 Musician Carlos Santana shares his journey from a difficult childhood in Mexico to international stardom in the new memoir, The Universal Tone: Bringing My Story to Light.
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ATLANTA, GA - MAY 15: Musician Carlos Santana prior to receiving the MLB Beacon Awards at the Civil Rights game between the Atlanta Braves and the Philadelphia Phillies at Turner Field in Atlanta, Georgia.
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May 20, 2011 The guitarist and activist uses an acceptance speech to speak out on new Arizona-style immigration legislation in Georgia.
September 16, 2010 Last year, PBS launched Latin Music USA, one of the most comprehensive examinations of Latin music ever aired on any network in the U.S. It recently re-broadcast the entire series and has posted all episodes on its bilingual website.
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February 14, 2008 Boleros are a form of love song that originated in Cuba in the 19th century, and the lyrics reflect themes of bittersweet, unrequited, betrayed, or eternal love. Not all of these songs are strictly boleros, but they all maintain the tradition — and, more importantly, the feeling.
September 30, 2001 Tom Vitale reports on another living legend — Carlos Santana and the reissue of a 30-year-old recording Divine Light, in which the guitarist performs the music of jazz icon John Coltrane.
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Carlos Santana with bassist David Brown performing at Woodstock.
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September 25, 2000 Tito Puente's song reached its widest audience when it was released by Santana, helping solidify their place in history as one of the fathers of Latin rock.
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January 4, 2000 (Update) A note on some of this year's top Grammy Award nominees. Carlos Santana was nominated for ten awards. The group TLC was nominated for six Grammys. The winners will be announced in February.
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