Beauty and The Beat 

Released on July 8, 1981, it’s one of the most successful debut albums of all time. Eric Allen of American Songwriter calls it one of the “cornerstone albums of American new wave”

Enema Of The State Turns 20

Released on June 1, 1999 …


High school sucks. How did we ever survive it? Why do we subject our children to it? High school should be about finding yourself, but instead it’s a four-year cage match against a grizzly bear. Not only do you have to worry about what your peers think of you, but you also have to worry about what colleges are going to think of you.

Source: Enema Of The State Turns 20


“I may be dumb but I’m not a dweeb … “ 

Offspring release their third album Smash on April 8, 1994.

Independent record label Epitaph releases the album and it sells over 6 million copies making it the best-selling independent releases of all-time. It’s the only album by which the band is known simply as Offspring.

Major label Columbia Records signs the band and they become The Offspring.