DDL Roundhouse is a 9 person Los Angeles-based hip hop live band whose music conveys each of it's individuals' personalities and passions, invoking many musical stylings such as hip hop, rock, blues, funk and jazz. It's combination of multiple genres to form it's own blend of music is evident in every song. Every track is the band's appreciation for what has come before them, as well as a mark of it's own originality. Comprised of Chris (vocals), Mike (vocals) Erika (vocals), Rob (drums), Jason (keys), Kris (bass/vocals), Taylor (Trumpet) and Barry (turntables/keyboard), DDL Roundhouse has one goal: to share with the rest of the world their own brand of the one universal language - music. Whether playing for a crowd of 1 or 1,000, or even in a studio to cater to the masses listening in their cars or iPods, DDL Roundhouse hopes that every note played and every word said or sung will leave a lasting impression on it's listeners. 'Connect' is an album that represents the band's long journey to this point since it's founding, with all 13 songs being written and re-written over a 5 year period inspired by rocking shows, living in the moment, love, loss, and life.