Ricky Wellman | Versatile drummer, 57
Ricky "Sugarfoot" Wellman, 57, the funk drummer who helped innovate the rhythms of go-go music with Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers and later toured with trumpeter Miles Davis and guitarist Carlos Santana, died Nov. 23 at his home in Newport News, Va.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
NBC New York
Billy Joel's Big Shot
Billy Joel is set to be feted at the Kennedy Center Honors gala Sunday though it's unclear whether anyone will play "We Didn't Start the Fire," his bouncy CliffsNotes jaunt through Baby Boomer-ism with the climatic line, "JFK blown away/What else do I have to say?" The 1989 hit captures the great and not so great about Joel .
Catch Owura K @ +233 for - Abokobi'
Some call him the Carlos Santana of his generation but the young stringman prefers to remain simply as Owura K, the enterprising guitar player from Akyem-Tafo in the Eastern Region.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Santana Bassist Benny Rietveld Lights Up Vegas With Radial Firefly
Almost 24 years ago bassist Benny Rietveld ended his tenure with Miles Davis and made the move to join team Carlos Santana.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
San Diego Source
Lying, cheating shouldn't become the norm
My wife and I attended a Santana concert several years ago. The group had its beginnings in San Francisco in the late '60s.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
St. Augustine Record
Carlos Santana to perform April 27 at Amphitheatre
Delivered with a level of passion and soul equal to the legendary sonic charge of his guitar, the sound of Carlos Santana is one of the world's best-known musical signatures.
Remembering the Great D.C. Drummer Ricky "Sugarfoot" Wellman
E.U. vocalist Gregory "Sugar Bear" Elliot doesn't mince words when asked to reflect on Ricky "Sugarfoot" Wellman , the former Chuck Brown drummer who died of pancreatic cancer on Nov. 23. "He was the best drummer the city ever had," Elliot says.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 12/01/2013
MADELINE AND THE BAD HAT The Paramount Theatre 12/3-12/3/2013 ArtsPower's Madeline and the Bad Hat, an original musical based upon the much-loved book, captures the blithe yet touching spirit of Ludwig Bemelmans 's Madeline series.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
First Look: Q Scores of Latino Stars Released in New Rankings
Singers like Carlos Santana, sports stars like Lionel Messi and Pele and actors are the most familiar faces to the 50 million Americans of Hispanic descent.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Happy Birthday, Jimi Hendrix
The rock legend, who died in 1970 from an overdose of barbiturates, would have turned 71 today-which may seem ancient by guitar-hero standards, but here's some perspective: Carlos Santana is 66. Eric Clapton is 68. And Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, and Jeff Beck are all 69. And by the way, all of them still shred like they were vibrant young men.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Q&a with a Pioneer Woman in the Tequila World
Paula Torres established Nobleza Azul Tequila in 2006, becoming one of the first women to own a tequila company in the male-dominated alcohol manufacturing and distribution industry.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Martina Arroyo to Receive Kennedy Center Honors, 12/8
In recognition of her outstanding lifetime contribution to American culture, Martina Arroyo will be one of five recipients of this year's Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday, December 8 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Carlos Santana Previews New Song
Although he's yet to announce an official release date for his upcoming Spanish-language album ' Corazon ,' Carlos Santana isn't letting that keep him from giving fans a sneak peek at what they can expect when the new songs hit stores early next year.
KISS-FM San Antonio
Rock Report: Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd + More to...
As a member of the tragically infamous '27 Club,' guitar god Jimi Hendrix died much too young.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
Preview: 2013 Latin Grammys includes new Miss Universe, Pitbull, Carlos Santana and Ricky Martin
Last-minute rehearsals Wednesday and today reached fever pitch as performers and presenters met backstage at Mandalay Bay Events Center for the 14th annual Latin Grammy Awards, a three-hour telecast.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Carlos Santana to Release First Spanish Album on Sony...
Carlos Santana will release his first-ever Spanish language album in early 2014, he announced in a press conference today at the House of Blues in Las Vegas.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Tim Draper, John Fisher leaving DFJ: report
Draper is a high-profile third generation venture capitalist with a gregarious personality and is known for antics like singing self-penned lyrics in public, once with the backing of rock star Carlos Santana .
All About Jazz
FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Legendary Global Music Icon Santana Will Bring Their ...
Introducing A Unique Take On Jazz, Pop and Rock At The 12th Edition of the Critically Acclaimed Music Event Dubai, November 13 2013: Chillout Productions has finally announced the headliner for the closing night of the much awaited *Emirates Airline Dubai Jazz Festival 2014.
Natalie Cole, Enrique Iglesias Set to Perform on 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards
Nominee Natalie Cole and Enrique Iglesias featuring current nominee India Martinez, are the latest performers announced for the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards telecast.
Clegg to join Santana's Jozi show
Johnny Clegg will join Carlos Santana as a very special guest at his Johannesburg concert on March 1, 2014 at FNB Stadium Johannesburg.