Hey bro, check it out: In Memphis in early 2011, five people joined forces to start a punk rock band. They each came from different scenesíïhardcore, psychedelic, and various flavors of indie pop. Things gelled. I mean, really came together, man! Following the release of two killer singles under the name Sex Cult, they were faced with a lawsuit from a similarly named and very aggressive techno label in New York City. So Sex Cult became Ex-Cult.