In some countries, he was more popular than Elvis and The Beatles.
Now he is returning to New Zealand, performing his mix of psychedelic-tinged folk rock music for one show only.
Alongside him will be Dave Dobyn, The Topp Twins and The Eastern.
The famous re-discovered rockstar
Graeme Hill sits down with Sixto Rodriguez, the once lost now found subject of the remarkable Searching For Sugar Man documentary.
The pair discuss his upcoming gig at the beautiful Villa Maria Winery in Auckland in February 2019.
Rodriguez will play all of his classics from the 70s such as “Crucify Your Mind” and “Sugar Man”, and RadioLIVE and The AM Show has your chance to win a double pass, flights and accommodation!
Auckland | Villa Maria Winery | Saturday, Feburary 2nd
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Listen to the full audio with Sixto Rodriguez above.
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