Michael Gilbert (Flotsam and Jetsam) talks “Blood In The Water”, Jason Newsted and Paid Meet and Greets

Posted by Chris Hudson in Exclusive Interviews on July 19, 2021

Michael Gilbert joins Joshua Toomey and Talk Toomey to discuss the upward trajectory of the band, Eric’s vocals progression and the process of recording their home studios. Michael also talks about being able to fine tune the record throughout the pandemic and getting back to Europe for touring. Flotsam and Jetsam have returned with a killer new record, 'Blood in the Water'. Michael also reflects on Metallica's Black Album and Jason Newsted helping a 17 year old Michael in the early days of Flotsam and Jetsam with club owners. The guys also talk Michael watching Korn blow up on one of their tours together. Michael also dives into paid meet and greets and Toomey talks about the missed opportunity to pay $25 to meet Ace
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