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Concerts

Rodrigo y Gabriela performs at the 2011 Sasquatch Music Festival.

June 1, 2011 Guitarists Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero move their hands so fast as to induce disbelief.

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November 12, 2010 Watch the Mexican duo in an intimate concert performance, live from Dublin.

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October 10, 2009 The duo's new album pays tribute to the pair's heroes, such as Jimi Hendrix and Carlos Santana.

Studio Sessions

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May 18, 2012 On its new album, the fleet-fingered duo revisits its material with the aid of a 13-piece orchestra.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela first met performing with Mexican thrash metal group Tierra Acida.

October 10, 2009 The Mexican duo gives nimble-fingered performances of songs from its latest album, 11:11.

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December 11, 2006 The duo's self-titled debut combines intricate fingerpicking with a smooth melodic style.

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Interviews & Profiles

Rodrigo y Gabriela's new album, Area 52, was recorded in Havana with a full Cuban orchestra.

January 31, 2012 The instrumental duo's new album, Area 52, was recorded in Havana with a full Cuban orchestra.

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Discover Songs

August 30, 2007 Sitar master Anoushka Shankar spins some of her favorite songs and chats with All Songs Consider...

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More Stories

Rodrigo y Gabriela in a scene from their new video for the song "The Russian Messenger."

April 16, 2014 The duo's latest video is a no-frills performance showcasing their phenomenal guitar work.

Chilean rapper Ana Tijoux finds her tough side in her new album, La Bala.

January 25, 2012 This week on Alt.Latino, Colombian Champeta and Bullerengue revival, Cuban soul, and much more.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela's new album, Area 52, comes out Jan. 24.

January 15, 2012 With the aid of a relentlessly proficient 13-piece Cuban orchestra, the duo reinvents its sound.

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros perform a Tiny Desk Concert in 2009.

August 10, 2011 This week, All Songs Considered looks at three and a half years of live music at the NPR offices.

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  • Label: ATO Records
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