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World famous Mexican guitarists Rodrigo y Gabriela take meditative turn

/ 06:18 PM May 27, 2019
Mexican guitarists take meditative turn

Rodrigo Sanchez (R) and Gabriela Quintero of the Mexican duo Rodrigo y Gabriela pose during a photo session before a concert at the McKittrick Hotel on May 20, 2019 in New York City. Headlines have given little love to guitar heros in recent years, as streaming tastes favor rap and instruments of the greats are celebrated less onstage and more in museums.
But more than a decade after soaring to global fame Rodrigo y Gabriela — the Mexican classical guitar duo that draws inspiration as much from prog and thrash metal as — is still going strong, recently releasing their fifth album “Mettavolution” to rave reviews and embarking on a global tour. Image: AFP/Johannes Eisele

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