Essays Tagged: "Jason Newsted"


ears. Not only did the death of Cliff startle them, but they also had to acquire a new bass player. Jason Newstead was chosen of many other people who tried out for the band. Those people included Les ... w up in Niles, Michigan where he and his family raised horses. They moved to Kalamazoo then to L.A. Jason Newstead came from a band named Flotsam and Jetsam named after a chapter in J.R.R. Tolkien's t ...

(2 pages) 89 1 4.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers