Rockers Papa Roach have announced the title of their upcoming album The Connection set to hit stores on October 2nd on Eleven Seven Music. The new record was recorded at the band’s hometown studio, The Red House in Sacramento, CA and was produced by rock veteran James Michael (Sixx:A.M, Halestorm) and John Feldmann (Panic at the Disco, The Used, Escape the Fate).
The album will be preceded by the lead single Still Swingin which many fans may have heard during last night’s Major League Baseball All Stars Home Run Derby on ESPN. The track officially impacts radio on July 24. It will be featured by ESPN/MLB in select games/events for the next few weeks.
Listen to a snippet of the track and catch some behind-the-scenes footage of the band filming its video in New York City.
Known for their electrifying and explosive live shows, Papa Roach have become the common denominator for some of the most successful rock tours in recent years and have critics worldwide hailing them as “the best live band.” With their feet firmly planted in over 10 years of multi-format success, Papa Roach’s Time For Annihilation…On the Record and On the Road (Eleven Seven Music, August 2010) debuted as the #1 Independent Rock, #23 Top 200, #4 Hard Rock and #5 Alternative Album on Billboard’s charts. The album’s singles, “Kick in the Teeth” and “Burn” both remained in the Top 5 at the active rock radio format for over 8 weeks straight, joining 8 additional Top10 hits throughout the band’s career with songs such as “Last Resort” and “Scars.”