Here's another interview with Jay Bentley from Lollipop.com
Bad Religion The Empire Strikes First (Epitaph)
An interview with bassist/backup vocalist Jay Bentley By Tim Den
Seems like, ever since Brett (Gurewitz, guitarist/backup vocalist) rejoined, you've been avoiding playing material that he wasn't involved with. I like The Gray Race a lot, but I know some of the songs are hard for Greg (Graffin) to sing. They're in a very high register. As for No Substance and The New America, we feel that the songs are okay - they certainly weren't our strongest records - and if we're going to have an hour and 25 minutes to present ourselves, we should choose songs that are more interesting....