Karamelo Santo are a Latin-rock band from Mendoza, Argentina. Formed in 1995, they released their first album, La Kulebra (The snake) in 1995. Since then, they have released nine more albums. This artists are the first band in the world in introduce Cumbia like rock style. The band's song "Los Botones" was originally written for the first album in 1988. Together with Todos Tus Muertos, Kortatu, and Mano Negra, they are among the most influential bands of the Latin punk rock world.