May 8, 2020
About This Episode
Through relentless touring and
terrific word-of-mouth support, Mexican acoustic rock guitar duo
Rodrigo y Gabriela have established themselves as an in-demand live
act, particularly in America. they sold out the Hollywood Bowl (two
nights) and the Red Rocks Amphitheatre as recently as summer 2018.
They have also sold out multiple nights at the Royal Albert Hall in
London, Le Zenith in Paris and Radio City Music Hall in New York,
not to mention venues in Australia, Japan and Europe.
Rod and Gab have also contributed to
the musical soundtracks of 'Puss In Boots' (2011) and 'Pirates Of
The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' (with Hans Zimmer) in the same
year. With career album sales well in excess of 1.5 million
worldwide, Rodrigo y Gabriela have established themselves as
globally successful artists who are eager to write new chapters in
their already illustrious story.
About Michael Perry
Michael Perry is a New York Times
bestselling author, humorist and radio show host from New Auburn,
Perry’s bestselling memoirs include
Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom, and
his latest, Montaigne in Barn Boots: An Amateur Ambles Through
Philosophy. His first book for young readers, The Scavengers, was
published in 2014 and first novel for adult readers, The Jesus Cow,
was published in May of 2015.
Raised on a small Midwestern dairy
farm, Perry put himself through nursing school while working on a
ranch in Wyoming, then wandered into writing. He lives with his
wife and two daughters in rural Wisconsin, where he serves on the
local volunteer fire and rescue service and is an intermittent pig
farmer. He hosts the nationally-syndicated “Tent Show Radio,”
performs widely as a humorist, and tours with his band the Long
Beds (currently recording their third album for Amble Down
Records). He has recorded three live humor albums including Never
Stand Behind A Sneezing Cow and The Clodhopper Monologues.
Learn more about Michael and where
to get his publications at www.sneezingcow.com.
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