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Review: Guitar duo blends metal's power with flamenco's zip

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Is the whole idea of Rodrigo y Gabriela to re-engage listeners with heavy metal through skill, charm and the camouflage of acoustic guitars? The P.A. at The Egg’s jammed Hart Theatre boomed blasts of Metallica, Megadeth, Testament and other loud rockers before the Mexican-born acoustic-guitar wielding duo took over the light-and-fog-drenched stage to fire up “The Soundmaker.” Nominally a tribute to the inventor of the acoustic guitar, this fleet opener showed how successfully they’ve blended ...

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