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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Connections Midnight Run

When Connections congealed from members of various storied Columbus rock bands in 2012, it felt like an event -- maybe not for the world at…
Chris DeVille | July 19, 2016 - 4:04 pm


Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2013

It's that time of year again: Time to take stock of the vast armies of new musicians making music in the past year, and to…
Stereogum | September 19, 2013 - 10:07 am

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Connections – “Weapons” Video

Earlier this summer we named Midnight Run, the latest bang-up job by Columbus pop-rockers Connections, our Album Of The Week. Today the band is back…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2016 - 11:45 am

Connections – “Month 2 Month”

2013 Best New Bands alums Connections have deep roots in the Ohio rock scene. Their membership includes veterans from such Columbus staples as El Jesus…
Pranav Trewn | July 12, 2016 - 1:19 pm

Connections – “Aylia” Video

Columbus band Connections do a spot-on parody of Hall & Oates' "She's Gone" video in their video for "Aylia," off their latest album Into Sixes.
James Rettig | September 23, 2014 - 11:35 am

Stream Connections Into Sixes (Stereogum Premiere)

Earlier this summer I saw Columbus rock quintet Connections pull off the impossible. Tasked with opening for Neutral Milk Hotel in front of 5,000 people,…
Chris DeVille | August 19, 2014 - 12:06 pm

Connections – “Beat The Sky” Video

Last month, we premiered "Beat The Sky," a new track from the prolific Columbus band Connections, who were also one of our best new bands
James Rettig | July 28, 2014 - 4:27 pm

Connections – “Beat The Sky” (Stereogum Premiere)

Columbus pop-rock powerhouse Connections churn out genius compact anthems with a prolificacy that often gets them comparisons to a certain other Ohio band, but as
Chris DeVille | June 25, 2014 - 12:11 pm

Stream Connections Year One (Stereogum Premiere)

The Columbus lo-fi pop-rockers Connections had a very busy 2013. In addition to being named one of our 40 Best New Bands and taking their
Chris DeVille | January 21, 2014 - 4:55 pm

Operators (Dan Boeckner & Sam Brown), Connections @ Double Happiness, Columbus, OH 12/5/13

It's weird how these things play out. Sam Brown had already done stints drumming for seminal Columbus garage punk bands Gaunt and New Bomb Turks…
Chris DeVille | December 6, 2013 - 3:42 pm