Listen to Hayden's "Old Dreams"
Mon, 10 Dec 2012 12:33:26
New music alert! Crank those speakers!
Having spent nearly two decades creating uniquely affecting music defined by deep personal sentiment and attracting listeners across musical genres, Canadian artist Hayden will release his seventh full-length record, Us Alone, on February 19 on Arts & Crafts. To celebrate, listen to the song "Old Dreams."
"There isn't a particular recording story around this album," Hayden said, "I didn't go record in a Norwegian Village or at the bottom of a shrimp vessel. I walked upstairs where every instrument has a microphone and hit record. And, as usual, the songs came together over a long period of time. I was moving away from so many records now (including some of my past work) where every song features an overwhelming number of instruments; it's often hard to replicate things like that live. I wanted the sound of five people walking into a room and playing a full set. With the exception of some stellar help from friends on a song or two, those five people were mostly just me…"
Listen to "Old Dreams" below:
Did you enjoy "Old Dreams?"