Rodrigo y Gabriela have been nominated for the AIM Independent Music Awards in the Best Live Act Category.
Vote for them here.
Due to scheduling conflicts, the August 15 show at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago has been rescheduled. The new date is October 24 at the Chicago Theatre.
Rodrigo y Gabriela will be performing at The State Theatre in Minneapolis, MN on August 15. Fan club tickets will go on sale tomorrow at 10 am CST at http://bit.ly/1pp2wyk. Use presale password rodgab. General onsale is Friday June 20 at 10 am CST.
Fans that purchased tickets to the Aragon Ballroom show will receive a full refund immediately and will have exclusive access to a presale for the rescheduled date, beginning next Monday. Check the email used at time of purchase for full details.
VIP fan club tickets for the Oct. 24 Chicago Theatre show will go on sale next Tuesday June 24 at 10 am CST using the password rodgab. Public on sale is Friday June 27 at 11 am CST.
Limited fan pre-sale tickets are on sale now.
Get tickets here.
Fresh from playing the main stage at Glastonbury, Rodrigo y Gabriela will be back in the UK in the autumn for a string of shows, and have also announced their biggest headline date in Britain so far, Wembley Arena on the 21st March 2015. Tickets for these shows go on general sale on Friday 13 June. There will be a special RodGab.com fan pre-sale on Wednesday 11th June. Keep an eye on RodGab.com and the RyG facebook page for details.
Rodrigo y Gabriela joined Arun Rath in studio at NPR to talk about 9 Dead Alive and also perform The Soundmaker and Misty Moses live.
Listen back here
Rodrigo y Gabriela were the musical guest on Conan on Thursday May 8 – watch them perform “The Soundmaker” now!
9 Dead Alive, the first album from Rodrigo y Gabriela in 5 years, is now available in the United States on digital, CD, and LP.
Download 9DA on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/rgitunes
Buy 9DA on Amazon (CD/Vinyl/Digital): http://smarturl.it/rgamazon
9 Dead Alive – Deluxe Edition
Pre-order now and receive an instant download of ‘The Soundmaker’
The package contains
9 Dead Alive in the format of your choice emailed to you on Friday 25th April.
The album on vinyl in a deluxe gatefold sleeve
The making of 9 Dead Alive – featurette
Engineering 9 Dead Alive – featurette
Six 9 Dead Alive tracks performed live from Lumbini Studio
Five 9 Dead Alive tracks performed live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Colorado plus a further two classic Rod n Gab tracks accompanied by the Colorado Symphony – all in Dolby 5.1 surround sound
Thirty five minute tutorial from both Rod and Gab on their full guitar parts for ‘The Russian Messenger’
Profile of the co-operativa eco vegana run by Gabriela in Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
Over one hour and thirty minutes of footage
Nine 12” art prints specially created by artist Eugene Serebrennikov for each of the nine tracks on the album printed on 300gsm stock
Live at Lumbini
Download code for a special concert of 9 Dead Alive material performed at Rod and Gab’s studio for an invited audience after the album was recorded. Not available anywhere else.
All presented in a specially commissioned display box featuring the album artwork.
Pre-order the album on iTunes here and get an instant download of ‘The Soundmaker’.
Rodrigo y Gabriela are delighted to announce that they will perform at this year’s Glastonbury festival. The legendary festival takes place on Worthy farm in the UK on the 27,28 & 29 June.
Rodrigo y Gabriela are working with Mogees! Mogees is a brand new instrument app that turns the everyday objects around you into unique and powerful musical instruments. It works in conjunction with a small sensor that detects and analyses the vibrations that we make when we interact with the objects around us. It uses a special sound technique to alter their acoustic properties so as to make them musical.
Bruno, the founder of Mogees, met up recently with Rodrigo where they came up with this unique guitar fruitbowl jam on tamacun..
Working with Mogees Rodrigo y Gabriela will release an exclusive version of the Mogees device to concide wth 9 Dead Alive. This branded version will include interpretations of songs from the album created by Rodrigo to work on Mogees, enabling all fans regardless of musical ability to play these compositions.
The Mogess kickstarter project has already been fully funded but if you would like to receive a special Rodrigo y Gabriela Mogees you can pledge £50 or more on the Mogees kickstarter page here.