• Artist: Lara Herscovitch
  • Title: Burn
  • Genre: Rock - Roots Rock, Pop - Adult Contemporary
  • Mood: Sentimental/Ballad, Inspirational
  • Speed: Medium Slow (63-78)
  • Instruments: Acoustic Piano, Real Drums/Drum Kit, Acoustic Guitar (Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin), Bass
  • Track type: Lyric - Full Length
  • Date added: 3/31/2011
  • Lyric themes: Struggle Hardship, Other, Tired Fatigue, Other, Triumph Success, Loneliness
  • Lyrics: They are an old book of matches still full of fight Crouching around every corner waiting to strike Waiting to strike You were so young when it started, the four-alarm waves They always fled the scene, you always stayed You stayed (chorus) So it wouldn’t burn… The fire found the photos where everyone smiled Licked all the love letters laughing all the while All the while They would have watched from a distance til nothing remained You pulled up your engine, they came back to fan the flames They fanned the flames (chorus) They wanted it to burn… You didn’t want to be the hero in It’s a Wonderful Life Regretting the rescues, were they worth the price Cause you paid and paid… the price See the smoke signals saying it’s time for more The next life that you save could be yours Finally yours The embers will remember they sent you away Cause now your phoenix feathers can fly to a better day Find the freeway (chorus) Let it burn…
  • Keywords: light, inspirational, Ballad, Bass, Desire, Home, Human, Organic
  • Ending type: End Sustain

About Lara Herscovitch

Lara Herscovitch

Durham, CT United States

Lara Herscovitch is “captivating” (Smother.net). “A remarkable performer” (WSHU Profiles in Folk), “one hell of a find” (New Haven Advocate). A unique and engaging singer-songwriter, Lara’s music is an original blend of contemporary acoustic/folk with pop, Latin, jazz, and blues influences. “Delicious” (Indie-Music.com), smart, poetic and witty, Lara “masterfully” (Womenfolk.net) merges soulful melodies with “perfect wordcrafting” (New Haven Advocate) and “keen intelligence” (The Chronicle). She is “inspiring” (Manchester VT Journal), “fresh and invigorating” (Music Morsels), ...

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