Does anyone remember a musical group named sam and the ape men that appeared briefly in the movie dr goldfoot and the bikini machine?
Yes, I remember Sam & the Ape Men. I was one of the group's members. I was the guy using the white guitar for that very short segment in the movie. The group's member's names …were James ("Sam the Man") young (sax & vocals), Tony Katsaras (aka Tony Kzar) (drums & trumpet) Ron Ogborn (bass guitar & trombone), and yours truly, Dave Sullivan (guitar) . We did play regularly at The Condor Club, corner of Columbus & Broadway, San Francisco's North Beach Area back then, under the name of The Flintstones. The Sam & the Ape Men name was used for the Movie to avoid any legal problems with Hanna Barbera over the Flintstones cartoon characters. We prerecorded the music using our own instruments in SF. The Vox instruments we pantomimed/lip synced with on the hollywood set were temporarily provided to us by the movie makers. It was a memorable experience for me. D.S. (MORE)