Friends and fans repeatedly commented on Benito's similarities to the great Carlos Santana in his appearance, playing style and sound. That inspired him to start a Santana Tribute Band. With the help of these talented musicians, "Santanaways" was born in October 2012. Within a month, they had their first successful public appearance at a local fundraiser and their shows have captivated audiences with each performance since. Benito's uncanny similarity and mannerisms to Carlos Santana makes this the only TRUE tribute band working today. The caliber of musicians he has assembled and the precise interpretation of his music makes this the #1 Santana Tribute Show in the U.S. today!