• Formation of Sublime

    The band's line-up, unchanged until their consisted of Bradley Nowell (vocals and guitar), Eric Wilson (bass), Bud Gaugh (drums). Lou Dog, Nowell's dalmatian, who was the well known mascot of the band.
  • Sublimes first gig

    Sublime played their first gig on the Fourth of July, 1988
  • 40z to Freedom released

    Nowell said, "You weren't supposed to be in there after 9 p.m., but we'd go in at 9:30 and stay until 5 in the morning. We'd just hide from the security guards. They never knew we were there. We managed to get $30,000 worth of studio time for free". 40oz. to Freedom sold 60,000 copies that year.
  • Warped your nationwide

    the band co-headlined the nationwide Vans Warped Tour
  • The Death of Bradley Nowell

    At age 28 Nowell (frontman) dies of a herion over dose shortly before the release of Sublime's self-titled album
  • Sublime on The Radio

    Sublime songs, "Santeria", "Wrong Way", "Doin' Time", and "April 29, 1992 (Miami)" were released to U.S. radio.
  • Commerating Bradley

    Los Angeles Times article "Cautionary Concert in Rocker's Memory", Jerry Crowe quoted Tony Kanal as saying, "Obviously, it's going to be very emotional because you're there playing a show to commemorate a good friend who died and died for very wrong reasons. But you're also there to change things for the future and prevent stuff like that from ever happening again."
  • Sublime with Rome

    performing their first big show with Rome at Cypress Hill's Smokeout Festival in October 2009 for 20,000 people
  • Yours Truly

    Now performs together as Sublime with Rome, who released their debut album Yours Truly on July 12, 2011, 5 months later Gaugh announces his departure of the band
  • 25th anniversary

    it was announced that Sublime would be celebrating the 25th anniversary of their first show . On June 5th 2013 Sublime with Rome played a tribute concert for disesed member Bradley Nowell