Patrons will not be permitted to bring in outside alcohol for this performance. Internationally acclaimed Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are back on the road again, bringing their unique instrumental blend of metal, jazz and world music to audiences all over the US. Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero have been playing together for more than fifteen years. First as young thrash metal fans in their native Mexico City, then as innocents abroad and street musicians in Dublin, Ireland at the turn of the millennium, and finally as the globe-straddling, film-scoring, record-breaking artists they are today. Known for exhilarating live shows, Rodrigo y Gabriela have won the hearts of music lovers from the haciendas of Cuba to the Hollywood Bowl and festival fields of Europe, as they continue to weave their unique six-string magic.
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After forming the heavy-metal band Tierra Acida with his brother in the early s, Sanchez performed in Mexico City for several years, along with long-time girlfriend Gabriela Quintero, before both left the band in Moving to Dublin, the pair built a following as Rodrigo y Gabriela, a rhythmic acoustic guitar duo. He lives in Barcelona. My brother worked at an arts centre in Mexico City in the late s, and told me about this cool group of girls taking drama lessons there; he mentioned this girl Gabriela having a laugh all the time, so I arranged to meet her. The first thing we talked about was music. I told her I was taking guitar lessons and she was like, "I really want to come too. Once I knew Gabriela in a more personal way, I thought it would be fun to have her on board with the band, and she really opened up our style.
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Rodrigo y Gabriela Rodrigo and Gabriela are a Mexican classical guitar duo whose music is influenced by a number of genres including nuevo flamenco , rock , and heavy metal. The duo's recordings consist largely of instrumental duets on the flamenco guitar. Currently residing in Mexico City, they began their career in Galway, Ireland , during an eight-year stay.
If you haven't heard of Mexican acoustic guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela by now, you're sleeping. I got the chance to see them perform live at the Hollywood Bowl last year, and was blown away by their mastery of the guitar and strumming speeds that leave you wondering how they still have fingers. They eventually moved to Dublin, Ireland in , where they performed in pubs, nurtured their sound, and was invited by Damien Rice to play at Oxegen, Europe's equivalent to Coachella. They're currently on tour promoting their latest album, Area 52 ATO Records , which was released earlier this year and recorded in Cuba with a piece Cuban orchestra known collectively as C. You consistently sell out shows and recently played on Jay Leno.