GALLERY:February 2001San Francisco, CA and MexicoFebruary 10, 2001
The stage is set for the press conference in Autlan, Mexico, where Carlos was honored for all of his achievements. (2/27/01)
Throughout the day, Carlos honored those who were honoring him by signing autographs for any one who wanted one.
A photo of Jose Santana, Carlos' father, is present & honored during the festivities in Autlan, Mexico. As a Mariachi band serenaded the Santana family, Jose's life & spirit was remembered. (2/27/01)
Carlos appears on the new Dave Matthews album, Everyday. Carlos plays acoustic nylon string & electric guitar on a song entitled Mother Father. Producer Glen Ballard (right)
Carlos sustains, during Samba Pa Ti in Autlan, Mexico. (2/27/01)
On the evening we arrived in Guadalajara members of Santana, Mana, and the City Officials from Autlan joined together for a dinner in one of the local restaurants. The restaurant has a club in it with local bands playing nightly. Much to the delight of everyone Carlos jumped up on stage with one of the bands a jammed Black Magic Woman & Oye Como Va. (2/26/01)
A behind the scenes look at Carlos & Guitar Technician, Rene Martinez.
Carlos' brothers & sisters were on hand to celebrate the day's festivities in Autlan, Mexico. (2/27/01)
Carlos & his family embraced their roots in Autlan, Mexico. Carlos & his Mother, Josefina, reflect on the many memories of their days in Mexico. (2/27/01)
Carlos Jams with Mana in Autlan, Mexico. They jammed a few Santana classics such as, Samba Pa Ti, Oye Como Va, Corazon Espinado and one of the more popular Mana songs. (2/27/01)
Rene tunes up Carlos' guitar before the big Jam in the, newly named, Carlos Santana Public Square. The square features a life-sized statue of Carlos & a bust of his Father
Carlos accepts the Key to the City of Autlan, Mexico. Carlos is pictured with City Officials of Autlan. (2/27/01)
Thousands of people cheered as they unveiled the life-sized statue of Carlos in the Carlos Santana Public Square in Autlan
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