On Monday Homme And Reeder Vs Kyuss Lives! was a top story. Here is the recap: Former members of Kyuss have been touring under the moniker of Kyuss Lives! but that group is now facing legal problems from their former bandmates who put out the following statement:
Kyuss members Scott Reeder and Joshua Homme have been forced to file a federal lawsuit against John Garcia and Brant Bjork a/k/a Kyuss Lives! The suit alleges trademark infringement and consumer fraud by Kyuss Lives!
Quote from Reeder and Homme: "It sucks. To think we went to a meeting in January solely to help them with their request to continue Kyuss Lives! With open arms, we made every attempt to help them continue Kyuss Lives! respectfully. Only to discover while they looked us in the eye, Kyuss Lives! management and band had filed federal documents in 2011 in an attempt to steal the name Kyuss. - more on this story