The BEST Episodes of Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 15, 2020

Network: FX

The series centers on Johnny Rock, the aging lead singer of NYC's legendary early-'90s band The Heathens, who is trying to get both his band and his life back together.

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#1 - Supercalifragilisticjuliefriggingandrews

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 27, 2015

Gigi meets Johnny’s mom and finds out why Mary Poppins ruined her career in show business. And Johnny’s childhood.

star 8.07
177 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Because We're Legion

#2 - Because We're Legion

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 17, 2015

Greg Dulli sets Gigi up with a well-respected producer from the west coast, which Johnny loves because Flash doesn’t.

star 8.05
177 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Take My Picture By The Pool

#3 - Take My Picture By The Pool

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 10, 2015

Gigi gets a huge record deal. Bam and Rehab quit the band to become uber-hip EDM DJs.

star 7.97
172 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Hard Out Here For A Pimp

#4 - Hard Out Here For A Pimp

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 3, 2015

Johnny sets Gigi up with a boy her own age. Bam and Rehab come up with a new music genre.

star 7.87
185 votes
Directors: Denis Leary
Writers: Denis Leary
Lust for Life

#5 - Lust for Life

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 30, 2015

Johnny dies. On the internet. And decides to stay dead for financial reasons. Which leads to a big break for Gigi.

star 7.86
231 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Tattoo You

#6 - Tattoo You

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 20, 2015

Gigi asks Johnny to get a tattoo of her name as a sign of true fatherly commitment.

star 7.86
187 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Evan Reilly
All That Glitters is Gold

#7 - All That Glitters is Gold

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 30, 2016

The sudden death of an old friend forces the band to question where they’re at and where they’re going.

star 7.77
220 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary
What You Like Is In The Limo

#8 - What You Like Is In The Limo

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 6, 2015

Gigi’s success on the NYC scene leads to The Heathens finding out they are somehow still big in Belgium.

star 7.71
223 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Clean Rockin' Daddy

#9 - Clean Rockin' Daddy

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 23, 2015

Gigi and the band want Johnny to write songs without using drugs or alcohol.

star 7.71
266 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Doctor Doctor

#10 - Doctor Doctor

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 13, 2015

Gigi insists the entire band see a noted music therapist.

star 7.69
201 votes
Directors: Denis Leary
Writers: Denis Leary
Don't Wanna Die Anonymous

#11 - Don't Wanna Die Anonymous

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 16, 2015

Watching a sold out Afghan Whigs reunion show leads Johnny to try and get his old band back together.

star 7.67
312 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Denis Leary
Rebel Rebel

#12 - Rebel Rebel

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 7, 2016

Ava wants to mix things up while urging Gigi to experience anything and everything while she’s still young. Rehab gets approached by a big time Broadway producer.

star 7.62
172 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Julieanne Smolinski
Bang Bang

#13 - Bang Bang

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 1, 2016

Gigi decides to go in a different direction with the band. Johnny pursues a new solo project.

star 7.53
109 votes
Writers: Evan Reilly
And She Was

#14 - And She Was

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 28, 2016

Ava prepares for her debut and gets help from Gigi while Johnny becomes surprisingly supportive. Also: Flash makes a big decision and Bam creates a professional persona.

star 7.51
120 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Julieanne Smolinski
Tramps Like Us

#15 - Tramps Like Us

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 11, 2016

Gigi tries being a manager while Johnny's charity anthem gains momentum. Also: Flash makes a big decision and Rehab becomes upset about his contribution to "Feast" as rehearsals begin.

star 7.40
114 votes
Directors: Jim Serpico
Writers: Erik Durbin
Bad Blood

#16 - Bad Blood

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 21, 2016

Flash gets mixed signals from Gigi; Ava plans her solo debut; and Bam and Rehab meet with Campbell Scott.

star 7.35
133 votes
Directors: Jim Serpico
Writers: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary
Rolling in the Deep

#17 - Rolling in the Deep

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 25, 2016

Someone from the band’s past shows up as tension reaches an all time high.

star 7.33
114 votes
Writers: Evan Reilly
Rock This Bitch Till the Wheels Fall Off

#18 - Rock This Bitch Till the Wheels Fall Off

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 4, 2016

The band meet an inspiring young fan, which leads Johnny to discover a new talent of his own. Also: Ava gets rave reviews and Bam and Rehab see a new side of Campbell

star 7.32
117 votes
Directors: Michael Blieden
Writers: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary
Cool For the Summer

#19 - Cool For the Summer

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 14, 2016

Gigi’s recent experience forces Flash to step up his game. Noah and Bam try to convince Rehab to get on board with “Feast”.

star 7.30
158 votes
Directors: Jim Serpico
Writers: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary
Ghosts of Skibbereen

#20 - Ghosts of Skibbereen

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 18, 2016

Opening night begins at "Feast" and Bam and Rehab struggle with Campbell's dedicated manner.

star 7.17
111 votes
Directors: Jim Serpico
Writers: Bob Fisher, Denis Leary, Jack Leary