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Rodrigo y Gabriela celebrate their 10-year anniversary with deluxe, remastered reissue / relix

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In the end, shredding is shredding, and genre borders don't matter much. The spiritual kinship between rapid-fire flamenco guitar playing and the machine-gun riffage of thrash metal shouldn't have really been any big surprise, but when pyrotechnic-acoustic-guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela emerged on the American music scene, light bulbs went off and devil horns went up. To celebrate the 10-year anniversary of Rodrigo y Gabriela's self-titled proper debut, the pair is giving that record, which featured ear-catching covers of Led Zeppelin and Metallica, a deluxe, remastered reissue-complete with a few bonus tracks and a previously unreleased 2006 live recording from Dublin's Olympia Theatre.