A.P.P.L.E. is an influential anarchist peace punk band, formed in New York City circa 1984. Influenced by U.K bands like Crass, Flux of Pink Indians, and D.I.R.T., A.P.P.L.E. is among the vanguard of impassioned anarcho-punk bands who combined the aggression of anarchist hardcore like the American band Dead Kennedys with the peace-centric message and attitude of '60s folk . A.P.P.L.E. was founded by brother and sister Vinny Apple and Jae Apple. Other former members of A.P.P.L.E. have included Mike Millet, Mickey Malignant, Javier Madriaga, Josh K.