★★★★½ The Sydney Morning Herald Rodrigo y Gabriela Review
The 500-odd metre ramble from the Irish Whiskey Museum to St Stephen’s Green feels undistinguished under a granitic Dublin sky. Impatient locals weighed down by winter coats zigzag amid tourists…
The story has been told many times of how Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the Mexican guitar duo were unearthed over a decade ago while busking on the streets of…
Although the riffs and rhythms may come straight from the hard-rock handbook, they are rabidly infectious and executed with exemplary precision.
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Mexican guitar greats mix rock and flamenco. RODRIGO and Gabriela is a Mexican acoustic guitar duo whose music is influenced by a number of genres including nuevo flamenco, rock and heavy metal.
Making Music For Very Important People: In considering what they wanted to say with their fifth studio album, Rodrigo Y Gabriela turned to some of their personal heroes for inspiration, and as Gabriela Quintero tells Michael Smith, they’re not musical ones.
Mexico’s spectacular acoustic guitar duo, ‘Rodrigo y Gabriela’ are returning for the sixth time to play to their increasingly large Australian fan base in April 2015. Their performances will take in Sydney, Melbourne, and Bluesfest in Byron Bay.