The floods of November, 1985 devastated much of West Virginia. Authorities called the record-breaking floods that began November 4 the worst of the twentieth century. More than 3,500 homes and 180 businesses were wiped out. 123 bridges were destroyed or damaged and hundreds of thousands of farm animals were killed. 47 West Virginians lost their lives. 33 of West Virginia's 55 counties were declared disaster areas. This band is a lot like that. A cross between a hoe-down, a freight train, and a natural gas explosion, '85 Flood is based in Morgantown, WV and operates with the simple philosophy of 'three chords and the truth'. You'll hear influences from many of our alt-country favorites, as well as some collosal rock and roll superstars. Bottom Line: Toolshed Shangri-La will make you want to roll down the windows and rock on down the road.