By Angie Romero | 08/10/2010 - 12:30
Technically, iconic activist Dolores Huerta’s 80th birthday was in April, but she is celebrating in style this Friday, August 13, at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles with an epic concert featuring some of her closest friends. Titled Weaving Moments Together, the benefit concert will unify the progressive social movements Ms. Huerta has championed throughout her extraordinary life, such as human rights for women, immigrant workers, and the gay community.
By Verky Arcos | 07/15/2010 - 08:00
Congratulations to the super talented and legendary Carlos Santana for proposing to acclaimed drummer Cindy Blackman while performing on stage. He popped the question four songs into the show, and after she accepted, they kissed and the audience broke out into cheers. “Cindy and I are blessed to have found each other,” said Santana. “Being in love is a gift from the universe, and the spirit and vibrations that come with it are infinitely powerful.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 07/06/2010 - 16:00
Benjamin Bratt has built a career playing military men, cops and other tipos serios, but he's totally breaking type for his newest role! Word is that Bratt and his brother Peter, who directed him in the recent indie La Mission, are working with Latino guitar god Carlos Santana to shape a biopic—to be released in 2011—with Ben in the lead role.
By Kathryn Papanek | 03/04/2010 - 10:01
Among all the dazzling gowns worn by Hollywood’s leading ladies on Oscar night, male actors often get overlooked. What a shame, because the red carpet style of these hombres bellos definitely display serious fashion cred. Since we never pass up a chance for unabashed drooling at the hottest male eye candy Hollywood has to offer, we decided to give props to some of our favorite actors’ Oscar ensembles.
By Grace Bastidas | 07/23/2009 - 11:30
Want to shred the guitar like Carlos Santana? Good luck! The legendary Mexican musician has been perfecting his supernatural finger work and Afro-Latin rock fusion for over 40 years. You can either put in the time…. or buy Guitar Hero 5 when it comes out this fall. Yes, the latest edition of the popular video game franchise features the hall of famer as a playable character, dressed in a groovy 70’s-style shirt and his signature fedora.
By Mariela Rosario | 04/03/2009 - 16:30
During a recent online town hall meeting President Obama seemed to brush off a question about the legalization of marijuana. When asked whether or not legalizing and taxing pot sales could help pull the country out of economic crisis, Obama chuckled and responded that he didn't think it was "good economic policy." He then joked, "I don't know what this says about the online audience." Zing!
By Monica Herrera | 03/13/2009 - 13:29
Congrats to Daddy Yankee and Carlos Santana! The reggaetonero and classic rock icon will both receive special honors at this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards, which go down live on April 23 in Miami.
By Monica Herrera | 03/02/2009 - 13:30
Carlos Santana is holier than thou. At least, that's what the Mexican guitar hero told reporters at a press conference during the Viña del Mar music festival in Chile, where he explained that his life's work has the same healing power as that of one legendary nun.
"I consider myself to be just like Mother Theresa," said Santana. "My work is music, but just like her I come to heal people, because many people in this world are not happy.
By Monica Herrera | 11/14/2008 - 17:49
Back in August, we shared the news that our favorite Latin guitar hero, Carlos Santana, was expanding his fashion portfolio by launching a collection of handbags later this year. Carlos by Carlos Santana shoes have graced our pies on many an occasion, so we've been eagerly awaiting the new line...and here it is!