Rodrigo Y Gabriela - Live Gallery At O2 Academy, Brixton

Jaw-dropping fiesta
Photos by Will Bunce

"The Mexican duo have teamed up with the suitably named Cuban Orchestra, C.U.B.A, to showcase recent album ‘Area 52’. Can this work? To be fair, who would have thought nylon stringed guitars played at meticulous speed by two metal fans would work on the big stage? No, nor did we, but their frantic fusion of flamenco, thrash metal and jazz has seen them humbly playing in the big league for a few years now, so why not mix it up."

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