Rodgab News - posted on May 21, 2019 by

French Tour October 2019

Rod and Gab will return to France in October 2019 for nine French shows.  They will play Montpellier, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Nantes, Marseille, Lille as well as three shows at Le Trianon, Paris.

Tickets for all shows are on sale now.

 

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Rodgab News - posted on May 5, 2019 by

UK Tour – Autumn 2019

Following their recent sold–out Roundhouse show, and with their new album Mettavolution released this week to much critical acclaim, Rodrigo y Gabriela have announced news of an extensive UK tour in late September and early October, including a performance at London’s Eventim Apollo.  Additionally, the band have shared a visually arresting video to the album’s title track, of which they say: “It was wonderful to work with director George Mays on this video. And once again we worked with visual designer Joshua Pierce who also designed the Mettavolution album cover.  His ethereal landscapes bring a sense of otherworldly nature to the video. With this video we were trying to balance the energy of the track with a meditative calm where we are at one with our surroundings.” 

Rodrigo y Gabriela are soon to embark on a huge US tour with dates running throughout the Spring and Summer, before returning to the UK in September for the below live dates:
Sunday 22nd September – LIVERPOOL – O2 Academy
Tuesday 24th September – BATH – Forum
Wednesday 25th September – GATESHEAD – Sage
Thursday 26th September – GLASGOW – O2 Academy
Saturday 28th September – LEEDS – O2 Academy
Sunday 29th September – MANCHESTER – Albert Hall
Monday 30th September – BIRMINGHAM – O2 Academy
Friday 4th October – LONDON – Eventim Apollo

 

Tickers for all shows are on sale now.

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Rodgab News - posted on April 26, 2019 by

Mettavolution Out Now

The new album from Rodrigo y Gabriela is out now.

 

Listen or order a CD / LP here.

 

Five years since their last album, Rodrigo y Gabriela are ready to embark on the next chapter of their remarkable story, with the release of the most ambitious music of their twenty year career together.  Mettavolution brings together Rod and Gab’s passionate interest in Buddhism, the history of human evolution and the liberation of the potential we have as a species; all expressed through the medium of two acoustic guitars.

Conceived and composed in their studio in Ixtapa on the Mexican Pacific Coast, then road-tested in South America and the USA in 2017, before more fine tuning and further tweaks on their Australian tour of 2018, a long list of new material has been distilled down to six new Rodrigo y Gabriela compositions and one audacious, jaw-dropping cover version of Pink Floyd’s Echoes.

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Rodgab News - posted on April 12, 2019 by

Terracentric – Out Now

The next track from the upcoming album Mettavolution is out now.  The song is titled Terracentric and speaking of the idea behind the music Rod and Gab said,

Sometimes we need to be self centered in order to be the best version of ourselves for us and for others.  Meditation is a good example of an individual practice that in fact is the most compassionate action we can do for everyone.  Clearing the mind is not only for your own benefit but for the benefit of all living beings. Terracentric is an invitation to look inward, to be a little bit “selfish” for a minute and do what you can for your own sake.  If we all did the same this world would be a very different one. Terracentric is the connection with this earth. Reconnecting with the so called reality of our human existence.”

Terracentric is available everywhere now.

 

Click to Listen and Add to Your Collection.

 

Pre-Order Mettavolution the album.

 

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Rodgab News - posted on March 27, 2019 by

Mettavolution – Jimmy Kimmel Live

Watch Rodrigo y Gabriela perform Mettavolution on Jimmy Kimmel Live

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Rodgab News - posted on March 6, 2019 by

Mettavolution – New Track – Out Now

Rodrigo y Gabriela have shared the title track from their upcoming Album Mettavolution.

“Metta” is a Sanskrit word for the meditative condition that produces compassion and benevolence.  It is also a “practical state of mind”, according to Gabriela, “something you practice like an instrument to become a better citizen, in a more evolved place.”

Add Mettavolution to your library here.

Mettavolution the album will be released 26th April.

Pre-Order Here

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Rodgab News - posted on February 11, 2019 by

US Tour Dates

 

Rodrigo y Gabriela are thrilled to announce plans for a major American tour.  The headline dates begin May 4 at Austin, TX’s ACL Live at the Moody Theater and then continues into early June.

The new tour dates follow a previously announced European tour, set to visit Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, England, and France through April.

Pre-Sale live from 10am Local Time on Tuesday 12th February.

PRE-SALE CODE = ECHOES

RODRIGO Y GABRIELA
ON TOUR 2019

 

APRIL
13 – Munich, GERMANY – Technikum
15 – Berlin, GERMANY – Columbia Theater
17 – Bourges, FRANCE – Printemps de Bourges
18 – Luxembourg City, LUXEMBOURG – den Atelier
19 – Brussels, BELGIUM – Cirque Royal
21 – Dublin, IRELAND – Olympia Theatre
24 – London, ENGLAND – Roundhouse
25 – Paris, FRANCE – L’Olympia
27 – Chamonix, FRANCE – Musilac Mont Blanc

MAY
4 – Austin, TX – ACL Live at the Moody Theater
15 – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre
17 – Philadelphia, PA – Franklin Music Hall
18 – New York, NY – Beacon Theatre
23 – Detroit, MI – The Fillmore Detroit
24 – Chicago, IL – The Chicago Theatre

JUNE
1 – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theatre
2 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium
4 – Wilmington, NC – Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre
5 – Charlottesville, VA – Sprint Pavilion
7 – Vienna, VA – Wolf Trap Filene Center
8 – Cleveland, OH – LaureLive

JULY

7 – Montreal, QC – Festival International de Jazz de Montreal

9 – Bayfield, WI Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

 

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Tickets on General Sale Friday 15th February

 

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Rodgab News - posted on January 30, 2019 by

New Album – Mettavolution | Out 26th April 2019

 

BUY NOW

Five years since their last album, Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela are ready to embark on the next chapter of their remarkable story, with the release of the most ambitious music of their twenty year career together. Three years in the making, Mettavolution brings together Rod and Gab’s passionate interest in Buddhism, the history of human evolution and the liberation of the potential we have as a species; all expressed through the medium of two acoustic guitars.

Conceived and composed in their studio in Ixtapa on the Mexican Pacific Coast, then road-tested in South America and the USA in 2017, before more fine tuning and further tweaks on their Australian tour of 2018, a long list of new material has been distilled down to six new Rodrigo y Gabriela compositions and one audacious, jaw-dropping cover version.

Rodrigo y Gabriela have shared a first taste of the album in the form of “Echoes”, a cover of the Pink Floyd track, which takes up the whole of the second half of Mettavolution. Long-time Floyd fans, Rod and Gab lovingly pay homage to the ‘Meddle’ era prog-classic, while at the same time weaving their own golden threads into its timeless textures, to create something exciting, contemporary and unforgettable.

Out 26th April 2019

 

LISTEN TO ECHOES

 

 

European Tour April 2019

Exclusive access to a pre-sale for the European headline tour dates (excluding French dates and Warsaw) before they go on general sale will be available for anyone who preorders ‘Mettavolution’ from the official artist store. Fans who preorder the album before 8.59am GMT on 7th February will be eligible to access the tour pre-sale. The 48 hour priority ticket access window will open at 9am GMT on Wednesday 6th February and end at 8.59am GMT on Friday 8th February.

Pre-Order Mettavolution on CD / LP and with Exclusive Bundles here.

Saturday 13th April – Munich – Technikum

Sunday 14th April – Warsaw – Progresja
Monday 15th April – Berlin – Columbia Theatre
Wednesday 17th April – Bourges – Printemps de Bourges
Thursday 18th April – Luxembourg – den Atelier
Friday 19th April – Brussels – Cirque Royal
Sunday 21st April – Dublin – Olympia Theatre
Wednesday 24th April – London – Roundhouse
Thursday 25th April – Paris – Olympia
Saturday 27th April – Chamonix – Musilac Mont Blanc

Tickets go on general sale Friday 8th February at 9am GMT

Mettavolution tracklist:

  1. Mettavolution
  2. Terracentric
  3. Cumbé
  4. Electric Soul
  5. Krotona Days
  6. Witness Tree
  7. Echoes

 

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Rodgab News - posted on January 30, 2019 by

European Tour April 2019

Exclusive access to a pre-sale for the European headline tour dates (excluding French dates and Warsaw) before they go on general sale will be available for anyone who preorders ‘Mettavolution’ from the official artist store.  Fans who preorder the album before 8.59am GMT on 7th February will be eligible to access the tour pre-sale. The 48 hour priority ticket access window will open at 9am GMT on Wednesday 6th February and end at  8.59am GMT on Friday 8th February.  

 Pre-Order Mettavolution on CD / LP and with Exclusive Bundles here.

Saturday 13th April – Munich – Technikum

Sunday 14th April – Warsaw – Progresja
Monday 15th April – Berlin – Columbia Theatre
Wednesday 17th April – Bourges – Printemps de Bourges
Thursday 18th April – Luxembourg – den Atelier
Friday 19th April – Brussels – Cirque Royal
Sunday 21st April – Dublin – Olympia Theatre
Wednesday 24th April – London – Roundhouse
Thursday 25th April – Paris – Olympia
Saturday 27th April – Chamonix – Musilac Mont Blanc

Tickets go on general sale Friday 8th February at 9am GMT

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Rodgab News - posted on August 20, 2018 by

New Music – Cumbé (Ixtapa Session)

Rodrigo y Gabriela break cover with their first new music in four years.  Cumbé was recorded live at their Ixtapa studio and gives a tantalising glimpse their new album currently in the works.

 

Cumbé is out now on all streaming and download stores.

Add it to your playlists and collections here.

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