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J. Geils sues the members of the J. Geils Band

It looks as if the relationship between guitarist J. Geils and the band that bears his name is broken beyond repair.

Ten days after the J. Geils Band announced plans to tour without John Geils Jr. — better known to fans as J. — an attorney representing the guitarist has filed a lawsuit accusing his bandmates, Peter Wolf, Seth Justman, Magic Dick, and Danny Klein, of trademark infringement and deceptive business practices.

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