Rodrigo y Gabriela at The Egg

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Coming to The Egg: Rodrigo y Gabriela on April 26. Tickets go on sale this Friday (March 7) -- they're $44.50 and up. (There's also a pre-sale.)

Rodrigo y Gabriela are a little bit hard to describe. Acoustic classic rock? Acoustic guitar metal? Influenced by bands such as Metallica, the Mexican duo first got noticed in Dublin, Ireland. They've since ended up touring all over the world, appearing on TV, with their music ending up in all sorts of other media. They're kind of mesmerizing to watch, seeing just two people get all that sound out of two acoustic guitars.

The show at The Egg is in the 982-seat Hart Theatre. The opener is folk singer/songwriter Bobby Long.

photo: Peter Neill

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I saw Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Ryman in Nashville and it was pretty awesome. I recommend that anyone who appreciates great guitar playing go see them.

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