Proceeds Benefit the Capital Area United Way and its Flood Relief in the Greater Baton Rouge Area.
This album is dedicated to the great state of Louisiana, its brave people, and all who were affected by the flood of 2016.
To our families and friends, and everyone who inspired, organized and supported the original #FightTheFloodLA efforts in the Fall of 2016, and those who are supporting these new songs and recordings and who continue to aid those in recovery, we thank you.
Never stop fighting the flood.
released August 12, 2017
"FIGHT THE FLOOD"
THE LEGENDARY NOISE FLOOR PLAYERS
Written by: Luke Ash, Barrett Black, Ryan Harris, Ben Herrington, Clay Parker, Matthew Schwartz, Peter Simon, and Jacob Zachary
Performed by: Luke Ash – vocals / Lee Barbier - guitar / Ben Bell - guitar / Chris Downey - bass / Ben Herrington - keys / Chloe Marie Johnson - vocals / Andrew Linton - Drums / Quiana Lynell - vocals / Keith Parker - vocals / Matthew Schwartz - vocals, guitar / Molly Taylor - vocals / Thurman Thomas - guitar / Torrence Thomas - bass / James West - keys / Jacob Zachary – vocals / Greater King David Baptist Church Choir - vocals
Choir recorded by Bill Kelley and John Tulley at the School of Music Recital Hall, Louisiana State University
“SHE CAN’T REMEMBER THE WATER”
MINOS THE SAINT
Written by: Peter Simon
Performed by: Peter Simon- vocals, guitar, piano, banjo / Micah Blouin – drums / Ben Herrington – trombone / Robert Kling – bass / Donney Rose – spoken word performance
Written by: Chris Hochkeppel
Performed by: Chris Hochkeppel - guitar, vocals / Kevin McMann - saxophone/ Ben Herrington – organ / Anton Zholondz- violin / Micah Blouin – drums / Robert Kling - bass
“THE NERVE OF THAT WATER”
Written by: Ryan Harris
Performed by: Ryan Harris - vocals, piano / Micah Blouin – drums / Robert Kling – bass /John Smart - guitar / Louis Lipinski - harmonica
“THE MORE YOU’VE GOT, THE MORE YOU’VE GOT TO LOSE”
LUKE & EMILY ASH
Written by: Luke Ash
Performed by: Luke Ash - vocals, guitar / Emily Ash - vocals / Paul Buller - guitar / Micah Blouin – drums / Robert Kling – bass
“ON THE WATER”
CLAY PARKER & JODI JAMES
Written, performed and recorded by: Clay Parker and Jodi James
2016 ASCAP Electric Wreck Music
2016 ASCAP Jodi James Publishing
"FIGHT THE FLOOD (SLOMILE SWIFT)"
Performed by James West.
Special thanks to: John Burns and Dyson House Listening Room, Brian Dryden and Motion Culture Media, John Gray, Melissa Eccles, Andrew Reilley, Joel Savoy, Matt Vincent, Melissa Wilson, and Greater King David
Recording, mixing, and mastering: John Tulley
Additional mixing: Ryan Farris
Executive Production and Creative Direction: Jeffrey Roedel
Additional Production: Matthew Schwartz
Fight the Flood Logo and Album Design: Matt Dawson (Studio Gray)
Album Photography: THEBROSFRESH and Jeffrey Roedel