It’s that I happened upon this because I got it through a nontraditional channel of mine. I have a system, and this link jumped into my lap anyways. Good stuff.

At any rate, has put together a two-disc CD to benefit the Hurricane cleanup in New Orleans, and it looks like a beauty. Check out the tracklist below, and read on for the full press release.

Union Justice & Confidence: A Benefit Album for New Orleans Musicians

1. — “Tiger Roll>Space Headz March” Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 2/5/05
2. Band — “Louisiana Bayou” Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO 9/9/05
3. Umphrey’s McGee — “Nemo” The Riviera, Chicago, IL 12/30/04
4. — “Keep On Going” Freebird Live, Jacksonville Beach, FL 2/12/05
5. David Grisman Quintet — “” Sunset Center, Carmel, CA 8/19/04
6. Gov’t Mule — “I’ll Be The One” The Orpheum, New Orleans, LA 4/29/05
7. — “Into My Arms” Smith’s Olde Point Bar, Atlanta, GA 8/26/05
8. featuring — “Best Reason to Buy The Sun” TwiRoPa, New Orleans, LA 4/30/05
9. — “” McCarter Theatre, , NJ 11/14/05

1. — “Possum” Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 11/7/91
2. — “Louisiana ” Armadillo World Headquarters, Austin, TX 6/13/75
3. — “Number Two Pencil” Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 4/28/05
4. — “Below Radar” 9:30 Club, Washington, DC 1/1/05
5. — “Taught To Be Proud” , , CA 7/23/05
6. Band — “Cats Under The ” Merriweather Post Pavillion, Columbia, MD 9/2/89
7. The — “Missin’ Me” Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 5/1/99
8. — “Fishwater” Tipitina’s, New Orleans, LA 6/26/96

Full press release below. Enlists Band, , , and Others For Live Download Compilation to Support New Orleans Music Community

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 28, 2005–, the leader in live music downloads, has assembled an all-star compilation of live tracks to raise money for several New Orleans charities benefiting local musicians.’s artist partners donated the recordings for this compilation, including an exclusive release from Widespread Panic’s archives, hand-picked by Panic front man and an exclusive, never-before-released song, “,” from former Phish guitarist and his new band 70 Volt Parade. and the 17 artists featured on the benefit release organized this compilation out of their dedication to providing continued support for this vital American music community. Other artists contributing to the benefit compilation include , Phish, Band, David Grisman Quintet, The , Gov’t Mule, , and the , Umphrey’s McGee, , , , , and local New Orleans legends and . and all the artists involved will donate 100% of the money raised from the sales of this hurricane benefit compilation to the following registered 501 (c)(3) non-profit charities: Tipitina’s Foundation, New Orleans Musician’s Clinic, New Orleans Musician’s Hurricane Relief Fund and Conscious Alliance.

Bill Taylor, director of the Tipitina’s Foundation expressed, “(W)e are empowered that so many people in our country recognize the importance of New Orleans’ own music heritage and its talented musicians. Monies raised from these efforts go immediately to help support displaced musicians as well as our greater mission to support the music and culture of New Orleans as we rebuild in the years to come.”

This two CD benefit compilation album will be available for $10.95 as downloads and $15.95 as CD-quality downloads. To purchase, go to http:// and help support ’s efforts to rebuild the New Orleans community of musicians.

of The New Orleans expressed his thanks and says, “Everybody knows that the swamp and river have popped out some pretty incredible musicians! Now is your chance to give back to some of those great musicians who are in need and get some ultra-cool music as well.” offers high-quality, mastered soundboard recordings of all tracks in and lossless CD-quality formats. All download files are compatible with Windows, Mac and Unix, allowing for maximum flexibility and ease of use. Once downloaded, these files can be burned to CD an unlimited number of times, transferred to portable audio players such as ’s , or played through a computer. “UNION, JUSTICE & CONFIDENCE, A NEW ORLEANS MUSICIANS BENEFIT ALBUM” is available exclusively through http://.

Information on these charities can be found at the following web sites:

Tipitina’s Foundation –

N.O. Musician’s Hurricane Relief Fund –

N.O. Musician’s Clinic –

Conscious Alliance –


Music service provider enterprises, LLC offers a turn-key solution for online music distribution. The currently delivers music downloads for over 100 artists including: , , Phish, the , Jerry Garcia, Gov’t Mule, Widespread Panic, The String Cheese Incident, The , and the Music Festival. Private label websites within the include .com,,,,, and the free music channel at The delivers over 2.5 million downloads per month to nearly 1 million users. More than 50,000 users each month listen to radio and download monthly podcasts from the live music archives. For more information visit