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The Iguanas


Biography:
Genres: Alternative/Indie, Rock, World

The Iguanas is a roots rock band from New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, formed in 1989. Their sound has been described as combining Chicano rock, R&B, Conjunto and various Latin styles into a deep groove. The song "Boom, Boom, Boom", from their now out of print 1994 album ''Nuevo Boogaloo'', was featured in the Homicide: Life on the Street episode "The Documentary". ''Nuevo Boogaloo'' hit #34 on the US Billboard Heatseekers chart in 1994. The group also appeared in Robert Mugge's documentary, "New Orleans: Music in Exile", in which they talked about how Hurricane Katrina affected them.

Albums:

Juarez

Life Spills

Nuevo Boogaloo

The Iguanas

Plastic Silver 9 Volt Heart


Related Artists:

Bob French John "Papa" Gros Charmaine Neville Sam Morgan's Jazz Band Dave Bartholomew Amanda Shaw Shamarr Allen & The Underdawgs The New Orleans Nightcrawlers Terrance Simien