Check out “The Quarantine Blues” Video featuring NARADA MICHAEL WALDEN, CINDY BLACKMAN SANTANA, John Mclaughlin, Carlos Santana, and more!


“The Quarantine Blues” was written by John McLaughlin with Cindy Santana Blackman and Narada Michael Walden. The song was socially distance recorded and filmed in Monaco, Hawaii, Detroit and San Rafael in a collaboration to raise money for Musicares Coronavirus Relief Fund to help struggling musicians who have been hit hard by the shutdown of all live music. 

“The Quarantine Blues” features John McLaughlin, Cindy Blackman Santana, Carlos Santana, Narada Michael Walden and Ralphe Armstrong and Narada’s dancing kids, Kelly, Kayla and Michael with mom Katie.

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“The Quarantine Blues” Composers John Mclaughlin, Cindy Blackman Santana, Narada Michael Walden

Mahavishnu John McLaughlin – Organ, Lead and Rhythm guitars

Carlos Santana – Lead guitar

Cindy Blackman Santana – Lead vocals

Narada Michael Walden – Drums & Lead vocals

Katie Mersereau Walden – Back Ground Vocals

Ralphe Armstrong – Bass

Produced and Arranged by Narada Michael Walden

Engineering and Mastering – Jimi Jam Reitzel @ Tarpan Studios

Video Editing – Joel Margolis


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