Pyramid Lake – Hiatus

Recently, I have been missing this man's music in my life. I absolutely loved his Ghost Notes EP. Hiatus has a knack for blending heart-wrenching melodies with softly profound backings that when combined form something truly incredible. I urge you to listen to his latest offering after the jump. … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday To Us: Our Favourite Songs Of The Year

As you will now know, Can You Hear This is now a year old; congratulations once more to Devan Carlton for winning our competition and choosing a great album as a prize. Nowadays a year in music is a long time, different reviews, news and music-related scandals becoming a daily occurrence thanks to the Internet. I’m not complaining because as a music blog we contribute to this, … [Read more...]

River – Hiatus & Shura

Here's another gem from one guy in particular who I just cannot get enough of. Hiatus has gotten together with Shura and cranked out River, an ambient and softly beautiful track that builds over a period of time. The song is part of a collaborative EP that quite frankly, I am chomping at the bit to listen to.  These two are just such a great team. As per usual, Hiatus … [Read more...]

Christmas Freebies

Okay, I feel bad that I've left you guys without anything for a while, so hopefully this will make up for it to some extent. Time for two Christmas freebies. The first thing I've been listening to is Hiatus' new mini-album. It's called Music For A Film, and it's absolutely staggeringly good, which is what I have come to expect from Hiatus recently. Download the whole thing for … [Read more...]

Third – Hiatus

Here's a beautiful mournful little track that I've been wanting to post for some time. Hiatus (real name Cyrus Shahrad) sent us his latest single from his new album, Ghost Notes EP. While that song itself is incredible, it actually led me to discover more of his stuff. Over the past couple of weeks, my love for Hiatus' music has blossomed, and he holds a (much coveted) place in … [Read more...]