TITLE

An OD's other victims

AUTHOR(S)
Yoo, Paula
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
People;09/30/96, Vol. 46 Issue 14, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the heroin related death of Brad Nowell, frontman for the California ska-punk band, Sublime. Opinions of his widow; Disbanding of the group after his death; Ironic success of their song, `What I Got.'
ACCESSION #
9609247848

 

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