11/6/2009 [Guitars & Basses]Robert Trujillo Performs with Rodrigo y Gabriela
Robert Trujillo, Metallica bassman, joins acoustic duo during Chicago concert.
In a message on Twitter after the gig, Rodrigo y Gabriela wrote, "Amazing show at Chicago. Robert Trujillo jammed with us on stage - great fun and amazing guy he is!! Loved the crowd!!! Gracias!!!"
Rodrigo y Gabriela released their new studio album 11:11 on Sept. 8 through ATO Records. Comprised of 11 new original compositions, 11:11 is the band's personal "gracias" to 11 musicians, both past and present, who have inspired them along the way. One of the tracks, "Atman," features a guest appearance by Yamaha artist Alex Skolnick of thrash metal veterans Testament and is dedicated to late PANTERA /Damageplan guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. See their current tour schedule at Pollstar.
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