Rodrigo y Gabriela announce UK autumn tour (2012)
Story by Jack Foley
HOT on the heels of their fast selling four night residency at London’s Old Vic Tunnels, Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela will be back on the road in the UK this Autumn.
The duo will be bringing their unique instrumental blend of metal, jazz and world music to their dedicated fans up and down the country, as well as a further date in London in November.
These new live performances will see them focus on the extraordinary interplay between Rod’s fiery lead lines and Gab’s phenomenal rhythmic battery; with the fresh addition of the superb musicianship of Alex Wilson on piano.
Having worked with Alex on the arrangements and recording of their latest album Area 52, Rodrigo y Gabriela are excited to show their fans what an amazing and captivating sound can be created by three musicians, 12 strings and 88 keys.
Rodrigo y Gabriela play the following UK venues (all November 2012):
25 – HMV Institute, Birmingham
26 – Academy, Manchester
27 – Colston Hall, Bristol
29 – The Forum, Kentish Town, London
Tickets are on sale now for Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol priced at £20.
Tickets for the London show, priced at £25, go on sale on Friday, September 28.