Nuclear Blast Records is proud to welcome the Thrash Metal legend Flotsam And Jetsam to their family. Their new album „The Cold“ will be released on February, 18th. The band got signed for Europe, Japan and Australia. With this new warmachine Flotsam and Jetsam have gone back to their roots of playing old school Thrash Metal. The album was produced by Ralph Patlan (Megadeth, Michael Schenker and more) at „Phase 4“ Studios in Phoenix, Arizona and coverart was done by Travis Smith (Nevermore, Iced Earth and more). Flotsam and Jetsam have come back stronger than ever and with this their first new album since 2005, they are sure to please their loyal fan base as well as recruiting new fans. Craig Nielsen (drums) comments: "It is with great anticipation and sincere positivity that Flotsam and Jetsam join forces with such a respected and professional record company as Nuclear Blast! This brings tremendous optimism to our future success with „The Cold".