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Flotsam and Jetsam

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Flotsam and Jetsam
Flotsam and Jetsam at the Brutal Assault Festival in 2014
Flotsam and Jetsam at the Brutal Assault Festival in 2014
Background information
Also known asParadox (1981–1982)
Dredlox (1982–1983)
Dogz (1983–1984)
OriginPhoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Years active1981–present
MembersEric "A.K." Knutson
Michael Gilbert
Steve Conley
Ken Mary
Bill Bodily

Flotsam and Jetsam is an American thrash metal band made in Phoenix, Arizona, in 1981. Before 1984, the band used three other names: Paradox, Dredlox and Dogz. The current members of the band are singer Eric Knutson, guitarists Michael Gilbert and Steve Conley, bassist Bill Bodily, and drummer Ken Mary. Many people have joined and left the band. Knutson is the only person who has been in the band since 1981. Jason Newsted used to be in the band, but left to join Metallica.

Flotsam and Jetsam have made fourteen studio albums. Their newest album is Blood in the Water. It was released in 2021.[1]

Studio albums[change | change source]

  • Doomsday for the Deceiver (1986)
  • No Place for Disgrace (1988)
  • When the Storm Comes Down (1990)
  • Cuatro (1992)
  • Drift (1995)
  • High (1997)
  • Unnatural Selection (1999)
  • My God (2001)
  • Dreams of Death (2005)
  • The Cold (2010)
  • Ugly Noise (2012)
  • Flotsam and Jetsam (2016)
  • The End of Chaos (2019)
  • Blood in the Water (2021)

References[change | change source]

  1. Blabbermouth (2021-04-01). "FLOTSAM AND JETSAM To Release 'Blood In The Water' Album In June". BLABBERMOUTH.NET. Retrieved 2022-11-01.