Carlos Santana's "Signed Gibson SG Special" with P-90's ~ Heritage Cherry | Circa 1961-63 •Carlos performed with this "red SG Special" at Woodstock's historical concert, in 1969 ... before, the release of, Santana's very "first album". This Gibson, and one other - with humbucker's, were Carlos' main guitars, until 1972, when he opted over to Gibson's Les Paul standards and customs. In 1986, Carlos Santana turned over this "Iconic Axe", to the Hard Rock Cafe!
THIS DAY IN ROCK HISTORY: January 7, 1970: Max Yasgur is sued for $35,000 for damages to neighbors' fences. He owns the farm where Woodstock was held. During the festival when he heard some were selling water he put up a large sign by his barn for free water. Mr Yasgur passed away in 1973.