Our fearless leader, Program Director Jordan Lee, reminded me that "…Out Came The Wolves" turned 20 this week.
Part of the 90's California Punk rock explosion, Rancid was among the bands (see also: Green Day, Offspring) who turned that punk fury into Platinum success. Rancid also scored a coveted SNL appearance in which they performed the song we feature on today's 5 O'Clock Shadow, a cover of Jimmy Cliff's "Ruby Soho," from "…And Out Came The Wolves," which came out 20 years ago today.
And the Jimmy Cliff original:
And for the bonus round: Tim Armstrong & Jimmy Cliff doing "Ruby Soho" together.