This all-chimp band, dressed in extreme, colorful flower-child wigs and wardrobe, featured Lance Link (played by Tonga) on guitar and Mata Hairi (played by Debbie) on tambourine, with Blackie as Bananas Marmoset on the drums. "SweetWater Gibbons" (in fringed vest and granny glasses) was credited for playing Farfisa organ.
In episode "The Evolution Revolution", it was established that the band's music was used to communicate coded messages for APE agents.
The songs were usually co-written and always performed by Steve Hoffman (3)
, in the "bubblegum" style; Hoffman received "voices" credit along with the various character actors.