Strongest Point(s): The groove and lyrics really shine in “Meant For Great Things”. The groove is bouncy and infectious, and sets the foundation for some fine vocal embellishment. Fortunately, The Silvers take the opportunity and wrap the lyrics in some very catchy melodies. This lessens the darkness and roughness portrayed in the lyrics, and gives the song a unique character.
Target Audience Appeal: Fans of Pop Rock and Alternative Rock will enjoy Meant For Great Things by The Silvers.
Artist target suggestions: David Bowie, Queen, The Rolling Stones, R.E.M., Marcy’s Playground, Rob Thomas, Weezer, The Smiths, The Police, Sting, Toto, Paul Simon
About The Reviewer: Zachary Larson is a professional guitarist in New York City. Getting his start in high school rock bands, he has since toured the world as a classical chamber musician, onboard cruise lines, and with several Broadway musicals. His recorded work spans across Classical, Pop, and Experimental music. His arrangements are published through Clear Note Publications. Classically trained, he holds a Master of Music degree from the University of Denver.