The Iguanas (band)

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The Iguanas is a roots rock band from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 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".[1] Nuevo Boogaloo hit #34 on the US Billboard Heatseekers chart in 1994.[2] The song "Para donde vas" from their 1993 self-titled debut album was included in the soundtrack of the 1996 film Phenomenon. The group also appeared in Robert Mugge's documentary, "New Orleans: Music in Exile", in which they talked about how Hurricane Katrina affected them.[3] The band released a new studio album titled Sin To Sin on PFAM in April, 2012.


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