Lara Herscovitch “Highway Philosophers” (Independent, 2020)

The themes Lara Herscovitch covers in her songs are broad to say the least; they range from (literal and figurative) small things like caterpillar racing and tire pressure, to loftier topics such as the meaning of life and climate change. But with decades of humanitarian work across the globe in a broad range of fields under her belt, it’s no wonder she has such an interesting take on the world around her; and while she’s not reinventing the wheel, there is plenty in this set of vibrant songs to get excited about. Continue reading “Lara Herscovitch “Highway Philosophers” (Independent, 2020)”

Video: Lara Herscovitch “Shine Sister Shine”

A bright, colourful animated video accompanies the new single from Lars Herscovitch. ‘Shine Sister Shine’ is the first video from the brand new album, ‘Highway Philosophers’.  Herscovitch’s music is warm-hearted, uplifting stuff. She brings her long experience of humanitarian work around the globe into her modern-folk songs with open sensitivity. ‘Shine sister Shine’ makes for a positive way to start your week.