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Flotsam and Jetsam

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Power/Thrash Metal
Lyrical themes:
Insanity, Dreams, Drugs, Life, Death, Personal struggles, Humor
Current label:
AFM Records
Years active:
1981-1982 (as Paradox), 1982-1983 (as Dredlox), 1983-1984 (as Dogz), 1984-present
"Flotsam" and "jetsam" are nautical terms, describing goods washed overboard by waves (flotsam) or deliberately thrown overboard by a ship's crew (jetsam).

Founded in 1981 as Paradox by Kelly David-Smith, Pete Mello and Dave Goulder, later joined by Jason Newsted who left the band in 1986 in order to join Metallica.

They've shared the stage with the likes of Acid Reign, Alcatrazz, Anthrax, ...
Current
Michael Gilbert Guitars (1984-1999, 2010-present)
Eric A.K. Vocals (1984-2001, 2002-present)
See also: The Human Condition, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox
Michael Spencer Bass (1987-1988, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Sentinel Beast
Steve Conley Guitars (2014-present)
See also: Tragul, F5
Ken Mary Drums (2018-present)
See also: Fifth Angel, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Accept, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Impellitteri, ex-James Byrd, ex-TKO, ex-Strike, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-Giuffria, ex-House of Lords, ex-Magdallan, ex-Randy Hansen, ex-Soul Shock Remedy
Past
Jason Newsted Bass (1984-1986)
See also: ex-IR8, ex-Sexoturica, ex-WhoCares, ex-Newsted, Jason Newsted and the Chophouse Band, Would & Steal, ex-Metallica, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Voivod, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Echobrain, ex-Gangster, ex-Papa Wheelie, ex-Paradox, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Rock Star Supernova, ex-Spastik Children
Kelly David-Smith Drums (1984-1997, 2011-2014)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Paradox
Mark Vazquez Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Paradox
Edward Carlson Guitars (1984-2010, 2010-2014)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Exodus
Phil Rind Bass (1986)
See also: Sacred Reich
Troy Gregory Bass (1988-1991)
See also: The Witches, ex-Prong, ex-Crime & the City Solution, ex-Criminal, ex-Gallery of Suicide, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Swans, ex-The Dirtbombs
Jason Ward Bass (1991-2013)
See also: ex-Halford, ex-Widows Rose, ex-Angry Chair (Alice in Chains tribute)
Craig Nielsen Drums (1997-2011)
Mark Simpson Guitars (1997-1999, 2000-2010)
See also: ex-Alowicious Toole, ex-Adler's Appetite, ex-Beautiful Creatures, ex-Denim and Leather, ex-The AK Corral
Jason Bittner Drums (2014-2017)
See also: Burning Human, Overkill, Shadows Fall, ex-China White, ex-Ever Dark, ex-Hellspeak, ex-Toxik, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Stigmata, ex-Crisis, ex-Lynch's Mr. Scary (live)
Past (Live)
James Rivera Vocals (2001)
See also: Helstar, ShadowKeep, Seven Witches (live), Distant Thunder, ex-Destiny's End, ex-Malice, ex-Thrasher, ex-Vigilante, Sabbath Judas Sabbath, ex-Killing Machine, ex-New Eden, ex-Vicious Rumors, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Bad Heaven, ex-Chaotic Order, ex-Daggers Edge, ex-Masters of Metal (live), ex-Malakis Reign, ex-Children of the Grave, ex-Denim and Leather
Michael Spencer Bass (2013-2014)
See also: ex-Sentinel Beast
Jeff Barbaree Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Halo Machine, ex-John Holmberg's Under Cover, ex-The Wankers
Steve Conley Guitars (2013-2014)
See also: Tragul, F5
Bill Bodily Bass (2016, 2019)
See also: Contrarian, ex-War of Attrition, ex-Freya, ex-Inhumatus, ex-Toxik
Ken Mary Drums (2017-2018)
See also: Fifth Angel, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Accept, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Impellitteri, ex-James Byrd, ex-TKO, ex-Strike, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-Giuffria, ex-House of Lords, ex-Magdallan, ex-Randy Hansen, ex-Soul Shock Remedy
Michael Gilbert Guitars (1984-1999, 2010-present)
Eric A.K. Vocals (1984-2001, 2002-present)
See also: The Human Condition, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox
Michael Spencer Bass (1987-1988, 2014-present)
See also: ex-Sentinel Beast
Steve Conley Guitars (2014-present)
See also: Tragul, F5
Ken Mary Drums (2018-present)
See also: Fifth Angel, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Accept, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Impellitteri, ex-James Byrd, ex-TKO, ex-Strike, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-Giuffria, ex-House of Lords, ex-Magdallan, ex-Randy Hansen, ex-Soul Shock Remedy
Jason Newsted Bass (1984-1986)
See also: ex-IR8, ex-Sexoturica, ex-WhoCares, ex-Newsted, Jason Newsted and the Chophouse Band, Would & Steal, ex-Metallica, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Voivod, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Echobrain, ex-Gangster, ex-Papa Wheelie, ex-Paradox, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Rock Star Supernova, ex-Spastik Children
Kelly David-Smith Drums (1984-1997, 2011-2014)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Paradox
Mark Vazquez Guitars (1984-1985)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Paradox
Edward Carlson Guitars (1984-2010, 2010-2014)
See also: ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Exodus
Phil Rind Bass (1986)
See also: Sacred Reich
Troy Gregory Bass (1988-1991)
See also: The Witches, ex-Prong, ex-Crime & the City Solution, ex-Criminal, ex-Gallery of Suicide, ex-Killing Joke, ex-Swans, ex-The Dirtbombs
Jason Ward Bass (1991-2013)
See also: ex-Halford, ex-Widows Rose, ex-Angry Chair (Alice in Chains tribute)
Craig Nielsen Drums (1997-2011)
Mark Simpson Guitars (1997-1999, 2000-2010)
See also: ex-Alowicious Toole, ex-Adler's Appetite, ex-Beautiful Creatures, ex-Denim and Leather, ex-The AK Corral
Jason Bittner Drums (2014-2017)
See also: Burning Human, Overkill, Shadows Fall, ex-China White, ex-Ever Dark, ex-Hellspeak, ex-Toxik, ex-Anthrax (live), ex-Stigmata, ex-Crisis, ex-Lynch's Mr. Scary (live)
Past
James Rivera Vocals (2001)
See also: Helstar, ShadowKeep, Seven Witches (live), Distant Thunder, ex-Destiny's End, ex-Malice, ex-Thrasher, ex-Vigilante, Sabbath Judas Sabbath, ex-Killing Machine, ex-New Eden, ex-Vicious Rumors, ex-Agent Steel (live), ex-Bad Heaven, ex-Chaotic Order, ex-Daggers Edge, ex-Masters of Metal (live), ex-Malakis Reign, ex-Children of the Grave, ex-Denim and Leather
Michael Spencer Bass (2013-2014)
See also: ex-Sentinel Beast
Jeff Barbaree Bass (2013)
See also: ex-Halo Machine, ex-John Holmberg's Under Cover, ex-The Wankers
Steve Conley Guitars (2013-2014)
See also: Tragul, F5
Bill Bodily Bass (2016, 2019)
See also: Contrarian, ex-War of Attrition, ex-Freya, ex-Inhumatus, ex-Toxik
Ken Mary Drums (2017-2018)
See also: Fifth Angel, ex-Knight Fury, ex-Accept, ex-Chastain, ex-David T. Chastain, ex-Impellitteri, ex-James Byrd, ex-TKO, ex-Strike, ex-Alice Cooper, ex-Giuffria, ex-House of Lords, ex-Magdallan, ex-Randy Hansen, ex-Soul Shock Remedy
Added by: FaTaLBoY Modified by: SuicidalFreak
Added on: 2002-07-21 15:39:15 Last modified on: 2020-08-12 14:31:44