Sick Puppies
Date Playing: July 18th

Connect is the perfect title for Sick Puppies’ third and most ambitious album. The trio is all about connection--with their fans, each other, their own psyches—and each of the dozen songs on Connect--from intense, epic rockers to mellower yet lyrically anguished ballads--is introspective yet also universal. From the first single, “There’s No Going Back” to the band’s
most political song, the ironic “Gunfight,” Connect will exhilarate old fans and captivate new ones. The L.A.-based, Australian-bred band struck an elusive musical and lyrical balance of past and future on Connect, as band co-founder/singer/guitarist Shimon Moore explains: “There are two ways to shoot yourself in the foot—never changing… or changing too much.” With
Connect, Sick Puppies came into their own, thanks in no small part to five years of touring and a full year of songwriting, finding their musical medium without sacrificing intensity or their trademark, dead-on...