Rodrigo y Gabriela
Much of the waking time currently (especially while doing experiments) has been pleasantly taken up listening to the music of Rodrigo y Gabriela. They are a Mexican duo with heavy-metal background, but presently based in Dublin and plays mind-blowing flamenco-inspired acoustic guitar. This is some seriously kick-ass stuff. And as with all great guitarists, it is tough to believe that ten human fingers can produce this sound.
Their rendition of the classic, Stairway to Heaven:
If you like guitars, buy their CD right away (or download fro iTunes)
: I say flamenco, because I could not find any other genre to describe it. However, the group does not like to be classified as flamenco – and their music does have quite a breath.