Carlos Santana was born in 1947 and is a Mexican and American guitarist who rose to fame in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band Santana. They pioneered a fusion of rock ‘n’ roll and Latin American jazz. Its sound featured his melodic, blues-based lines set against Latin and African rhythms played on percussion instruments not generally heard in rock, such as timbales and congas. His namesake band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
“Music Legends” is a series of paintings. The process starts with a 33LP vinyl record, which is melted, stretched and molded to compliment the specific artist. The record is then painted to reflect the energy and feeling of that particular artist. The record is mounted on a 15” by 15” panel which is painted to compliment the record.Get In Touch