- (This page is about the Argentinian band. For the British thrash metal band of the same name, see Virus).
Virus is an Argentine new wave music band founded in 1979, led by Federico Moura until his death on December 21, 1988, from AIDS-related complications. His brother Marcelo then became lead singer, until the band gave its final performance on September 29, 1990, in a support slot to David Bowie. Virus reunited in 1994 and has had some sporadic activity, without recovering its previous popularity.
Links to Peel
Peel played a track from the band, after receiving copies of records from various countries of South America during 1986. It is not known whether he played any other tracks from the band on his shows.
- 30 July 1986: El Probador (LP - Agujero Interior) CBS