This show band is complete with Visual Stage Graphics. (Light & Sound production is required.)
A Nashville, Tn. based 5-7 piece band of professional musicians that offer up a true Carlos Santana concert experience. (Note: Additional Vocalists are an option)
The core 5 members include:
Carlos Santana is portrayed by Jose Madrigal:
Jose, son of a Mexican immigrant, was home schooled on the guitar by his father who was a Guitar Professor at Northern Ky. University. Jose spent 19 years in Nashville, Tn working as a studio musician and vocalist. He is a former 20th Century Fox & Columbia Records recording artist. Jose has appeared on radio & Television numerous times during his career. Lastly, as the owner of Home Tree Studio in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, he is active in Music /Video production, Film Scoring and Artist development.
Frank McGucken - Percussionist:
Frank studied at Kent State University School of Music. As a sponsored Sonor Drum representative, Frank has worked with Steve Smith (Drummer for Journey) and many others. Additional endorsements include Toca percussion, Gretsch Drums and Taye Drums .
Kevin Coggeshall - Drums & Percussion/Vocals:
This veteran drummer has toured with Bo Diddley while being endorsed by Sonor, Sabian & LP manufacturers.
Bob Kennedy - Keys/Vocals:
Bob is a classically trained pianist. Bob's tour credits included The Rock N Roll Heaven Tribute Band,The Van Dells and Sonny Turner of the Platters.
Steve Schmitt - Bass/Vocals:
Steve is a true Road Warrior. He has many years uder his belt playing in local Cincinnati bands.
Elaine Diehl and/or Nathan & Caleb Montgomery
2 Evil Ways
4 Samba Pa Ti
5 Shades of Time
7 No One to Depend On
8 Open Invitation
9 Maria Maria
10 Make Somebody Happy
18 Tribute to America
19 Angels all Around Us
20 Black Magic Woman
21 Oye Como Va
22 Everybody’s Everything
23 Soul Sacrifice
24 Incident at Neshabur
26 Se a Cabo
28 Into the Night
29 Hope You’re Feeling Better
30 Hold On
31 Dealer Spanish Rose
With Optional 1-Female or 2 Male Vocalists
32 The Game of Love
33 While my Guitar Gently Weeps
35 I’m Feeling You