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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Rodrigo y Gabriela, Ceremony and Cults

Decades into a career of recording everything from jazz to pop to R&B, Rickie Lee Jones continues to throw curveballs to her fans. Her 1997 record Ghostyhead experimented with drum-heavy trip-hop...
Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009

Tonight @ The Pabst Theater, 8 p.m.

Guitar virtuosos who play what might be best described as guitar virtuoso music, Rodrigo y Gabriela are a strange melting pot of music. They have a sound that explains their real life story—an instrumental Flamenco duo that was once a heavy...
Sunday, June 28, 2009

Tonight @ Harley-Davidson Roadhouse, Summerfest, 10 p.m.

Rodrigo y Gabriela’s 2006 self-titled album debuted at number one on the Irish charts, taking the spot coveted by the UK’s Arctic Monkeys, Coldplay and Gorillaz—each with a then-top 10 album. It came only a few months after Rodrigo (Sanchez) and Gabriela (Quintero) immigrated to Ireland from Mexico City. Take that, European Union Lou Dobs!Guitar virtuosos who play what might be best described as guitar virtuoso music, Rodrigo y Gabriela are a strange melting pot of music. They have a sound...
Saturday, July 5, 2008

Cracker, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Steel Pulse

With its crunchy alt-rock guitars and its “leave me alone and let me get stoned” mentality, Cracker’s best-known hit, “Low,” is pure ’90s, but the rest of the band’s catalogue doesn’t date so easily. Like frontman David Lowery’s other band, Camper Van Beethoven, Cracker continues to record spry rock albums spiked...

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