Talented and true acousticLarry Rogers' recording of "The River" is pure acoustic. It sounds like he recorded it in one take, just him and his guitar in a room with a lot of natural reverb. The guitar work is very good, and it's fortunate, because the instrument seems to have been a little closer to the mic than his vocal chords, with the result that the guitar is mixed out in front of the vocal, which becomes a little hard to make out in spots. The song deals with coping with the emotional wreckage following a broken heart. The vocal is passionately and artfully delivered, but gets a little pitchy at times. All in all, it's good music from a talented singer-songwriter and guitarist.
goodThe River review. this song is a strictly Acoustic piece in the highest sense of the word. everything sounds in Acoustic style as I said everything recalls the Acoustic genre. personally it is not my favorite genre but I can give you a musical judgment that is certainly positive because all that there must be in a Acoustic piece in your piece is therefore complimented and continues. good job
LARRY ROGERSGreat musician I would like to play together. Romantic Acoustic Folk Easy Listening song "THE RIVER" Canada have very often good artists to promote via numeronemusic and Larry is a champion.
Nice !This is a great song. It sounds good just played acoustically but I think would sound amazing with a full band. It seminar me a bit in style of Bruce Springsteen and the lyrics are maybe a bit light and could benefit from more of a storyline, that's just my thoughts of how potentially it could be even better.
CaptivatingI’m definitely a fan of your style! Your delivery, feeling, writing, meaning and flow of the music takes you to a moment in time. The guitar and voice are strong and peaked my interest. I think you have a great potential for much more. I would like to keep an eye on more of your work as it comes out. Keep singing as your voice is melodic and has depth! Pleasure to review this piece of music!! Best, MICHAEL
Es una de cancion increiblela armonia musical está genial, se siente mucha pasion. la energia de añoranza del pasado esta hermosa. eres muy buen compositor, suena REAL. eso es lo que mas me impresiona de su trabajo sr LArry. Mucho exito. siga haciendo lo que ama
Just MissedThere is a lot to recommend in this song sweet guitar good lyrics and a warm gravelly but smooth tuneful vocal I just feel that the attention to detail is missing esp in the quality or the reverb used it sounds a little boxy and hollow i feel it needs a warmer more open reverb on the guitar and a slightly more intimate one on the vocal it would help give a wider backdrop to an otherwise strong song The chorus could do with an overdubed second vocal of Larrys voice that would give it real light and shade strengh and a good strong buildup. Has real potential !