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7 Apr 2013
The Detroit singer-songwriter and star of Searching for Sugarman
Although Sixto Rodriguez's music career took over 40 years to take a hold, 2012 saw the Detroit singer-songwriter launch into international stardom overnight with the release of Searching for Sugarman, a documentary movie about his success in South Africa and the fans who travelled to the USA to try find the elusive musician they'd listened to growing up in the 80s.
The bulk of his most popular songs are from his album Cold Fact, originally released in 1970. Songs such as 'Sugarman', 'Crucify Your Mind' and 'I Wonder' slowly made their way into popular culture and now, largely thanks to the Oscar-nominated documentary, are synonymous with the politically and socially charged, self-aware songwriting that is his trademark. Catch this icon reborn when he plays Beacon Theater in New York, NY, showing for one date only on 7 Apr 2013!
Opening night: 7 April 2013
Closing night: 7 April 2013
3 reviews, average rating: (5.0 Stars)
Rodriguez..PHENOMENAL a genius poet, writer, musician... Thank you Greek Th... more
Went to hear Sixto Rodriguez on May 26, 2017 and was humbled and beholden t... more
Was highly entertained!! Rodriguez at 74,is in good voice and delightful to... more
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