Bay of Pigs

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Latin rock foursome Bay of Pigs got involved in the U.S. scene in the 1990s, performing in a heavy metal meets Afro-Cuban style. The band's name represents the failed attempt to take over Cuba when exiles…
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Latin rock foursome Bay of Pigs got involved in the U.S. scene in the 1990s, performing in a heavy metal meets Afro-Cuban style. The band's name represents the failed attempt to take over Cuba when exiles landed in the Bay of Pigs (Playa GirĂ³n) in 1961. In order to get immersed in the Central America reality, the group participated in a cultural exchange tour to El Salvador in 1997. After getting a song included in a compilation called Los Punkeros, issued by Aztlan Records, Bay of Pigs' self-titled debut album was released by New York-based Lowco Records.