Baco is a Rock/Latin/alternative Band form by Juan Estrada( vocals), Rene Roman ( Lead/Rhythm Guitar), Osvaldo Guillen ( Dums, percussions ), Julio Cesar Sanchez (Bass) From Winston Salem NC USA, their influences are really vast from Classic Rock,( Led Zeppelin, Jimmy Hendrix, The Beatles), Alternative Rock( U2, The Killers, Kings of Leons), to Latin music artists ( Santana, Mana, Jaguares, Enanitos Verdes). .
The band started in 2005 mainly as a Latin Rock Cover Band with Rene Roman, Osvaldo Guillen, and Fernando Enciso ( the fisrt Baco’s singer ) and after a few months , Julio Cesar Sanchez became the bass player. They start playing in Festivals and Venues having a good respond from people; after a cople year Fernado decides to leave the band, and Chad Morris becomes the New Singer. During this period the band strated to get more into writing original material, and staying busy playing around Noth Carolina, Virginia and Georgia having a good response from people; but because family reasons Chad leaves the Band after a year.
With no singer The band faces and crisis and almost brakes up, then they found Juan Estrada who was the singer of another local Latin Rock Band called Flor de Zempa, and he agrees to become part of the Band around the middle of 2008. With this new line up the band becomes stronger and begins to write new material, enough to record a full album, so they decide to work on Recording an album. At the mean time they play around the North Carolina Area on different festivals including the annual Winston Salem Annual Latin Festival “Fiesta” 2008, 2009 and 2010, and the Latin Rock festinval Carlottan Rock 2008 and 2009 as well as Opening for Latin Rock Bands Like Café Tacuba, Enanitos Verdes, La Maldita Vecindad, Inspector just to mention some of them.
Finally After of a cople years of trying to release a recorded project, On January 2012 Baco released their fist self named EP BACO, an materia full of energy and felling, with lyrics mainly in Spanish about love and the life journey . Now they are working hard at bring their music everywhere they can, and also on recording their next EP that should be ready by August 2012...