Rock N Roll Bedtime Stories
Rock N Roll Bedtime Stories
Episode 161 - Sublime vs Willie Nelson

Brian and Murdock open a letter from a listener hungry to hear about the extreme excess and undeniable influence of Brad, Bud and Eric –  Long Beach, California’s Sublime. 


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Songs in this episode: “Freddy’s Dead” by Fishbone; “Date Rape” by Sublime; “I Love My Dog” by Sublime; “Raleigh Soliloquy Pt. 1”,_California

LA Times obit:

The Ringer:

Rolling Stone:

Austin Chronicle:

Asking for It – Academic article on rape culture in 90’s music:

Making It w Chris G podcast interview with Jon Phillips:

Raleigh Theodore Sakers Reddit hole:,9171,984977-1,00.html