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Santana Redux

The musicians representing the classic lineup (L-R): Benny Rietveld, Michael Shrieve, Gregg Rolie, Carlos Santana, Michael Carabello, Neal Schon and Karl Perazzo.  Publicity photo.

Goldmine speaks to Carlos Santana and Gregg Rolie about the early days of Santana and the newly reformed “classic” lineup.

Dead Daisies very much alive

The Dead Daisies in 2016. Publicity photo.

The Dead Daisies are a supergroup of sorts, comprised of a “rotating line-up” of musicians. Current vocalist John Corabi talks about the group’s latest album.

Where Are They Now: Banana of the Youngbloods

Publicity photo of Lowell "Banana" Levinger of the Youngbloods

Youngblood Lowell “Banana” Levinger’s solo album “Get Together — Banana Recalls Youngbloods Classics” offers due homage to a band whose unassuming demeanor made them as much a forewarner of essential Americana as The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield or any California contemporary.