There are just some songs that you lose yourself in so much that, before you know it, the closing notes are playing and it’s over. I had to listen to this song multiple times to fully appreciate it; it was so soothing, and the lullaby-like sound that pitter-patters throughout enhances that.
A few days ago, Aussie band Why We Run released their debut album Holograms, and “Hallway” is the second track to feature. According to drummer Ed Prescott in an email, “Hallway” was supposed to sound akin to a children’s song, “but as the song started to take shape it became something much darker”.
Holograms was released on June 24 and can be bought here; meanwhile, listen to the beautiful “Hallway” below: