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“…a luminous voice and a buoyant stage presence. On her new album, ‘Highway Philosophers,’ melodies burble and big-hearted lyrics embrace the sum of life, sour to sweet… Herscovitch’s music blows on the embers of a lagging spirit..."

-The Boston Globe


"She possesses not only a huge reservoir of musical talent and a voice with a bell-like clarity, but a keen sense of global concern and a fierce intellect... It might seem too good to be true, but true it is... a rising talent who is truly someone to watch for." 

–Acoustic Live in New York City


 “expertly written prose… songwriting at its best… Lara gets it all done with her skillful songwriting – musical timing, memorable melodies, and compelling lyrics. It’s good for your ears AND your soul.”

-Sound Waves Magazine


"Lara reminds us that music can be heroic when it springs from a strong heart. Walt Whitman would recognize his own soul in her expansive American vision, and there really is no higher compliment I can pay an artist."

-Connecticut Public Radio Host Colin McEnroe


With a voice "clear and smooth like expensive liquor"she stands "above and beyond the pack" 

-Northeast Performer