One of the most original musical ensembles of the disco era. Formed in the Bronx in 1974.
The concept of the group was the re-creation of a 30's jazz swing band, à la Cab Calloway, with witty lyrics and a disco beat.
They had a big dancefloor hit with "Cherchez La Femme"
After their third album with August Darnell and Andy Hernandez going off to form Kid Creole And The Coconuts.