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#1139810 - 04/16/18 12:40 PM ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS  
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Mike Zaneski production song lyric and melody by myself
I wrote the song one cold and miserable English morning to get miles away in my head from the gloom of winter

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Everfree

V

We'd set a course following the sun
Started to snow when our journey begun
Donated clothes and things we won't use
sailed free from bad news and attitudes

V
We'd food and water to last many days
guitar n' mandolin to pass time away
Renamed our boat the Lovely Abigail
she dipped raised and smiled as she sailed

C
Bound for an Island called Everfree
it's not on any chart, never will be
It's a secret Isle that nobody knows
magic Isle of Everfree with sands of silver and gold
V
Hoped to drop anchor by Christmas Day.
Abie gave me a card that she'd made 
Soft salty kisses as we danced on waves.
I'll remember that moment always
B
A thunder storm blew up in the night 
the sea was angry but come daylight
The sun appeared the ocean grew calm
as our Island came into sight, on that Christmas morn


Palm trees,fresh water, if we want fIsh for tea
theres enough for our needs out in the sea
We could build a home high in the trees
like the Swiss Family Robinson on Everfree
C

And it's Christmas Day and we're forever free_________

Last edited by Travis david; 04/19/18 01:13 PM.

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#1139815 - 04/16/18 05:05 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Enjoyed my journey to "Everfree" Island. Imaginative and breezy song... made even better by the talent of Mr. Zee. Thanks, Travis, for sharing another one. ----Dave

#1139816 - 04/16/18 06:42 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Really like it. Very pleasant to listen to. Delivers the idea of the song well.

Martin

#1139819 - 04/16/18 08:31 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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great guys! what a light bright song, just love the chorus, Mike does great music, and Travis your talented with the lyric.
really a very easy song to listen to, it almost ends to soon...Lane


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#1139824 - 04/16/18 09:54 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Travis,

Beautiful story, lovely song. Nice work Michael! I felt like I was in the story, it really brought me in--was nice to be part of that paradise adventure for a few minutes!

steady-eddie

#1139825 - 04/16/18 10:20 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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A fanciful lyric and a nice melody. Mike's production and vocals are exquisite and truly make it shine.

#1139826 - 04/17/18 01:20 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Dave.
Thanks fòr having a listen and your support once again. Greatly appreciated.
Travis


We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1139827 - 04/17/18 01:22 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Thanks Martin pleased you enjoyed the song.
Travis


We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1139828 - 04/17/18 05:31 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi guys,


This is beautiful song.


Calvin


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#1139831 - 04/17/18 06:05 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Thanks Calvin appreciate your feedback once again
Travis3


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#1139833 - 04/17/18 06:58 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Lane
Appreciate the listen and comments.
Cheers
Travis


We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1139834 - 04/17/18 07:25 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi you two.
Not my style but it's well produced and Mike did a fine job phrasing it.
Definitely one for the O'Donnell fans.

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#1139835 - 04/17/18 08:32 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Turned out nice!
I'm partial to these fantasy songs.

#1139838 - 04/17/18 10:06 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Ed
Great to know you liked this,thanks for playing it and your comments
Travis


We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1139839 - 04/17/18 10:07 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Yes fanciful Floyd i needed to escape lol
Cheers
Travis


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#1139842 - 04/17/18 11:49 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Thanks Vic strangely enough i have had Daniel's management office in my emails for a while.I sent this yesterday.Sometimes I get a response other times not a carrot!
Thanks for the listen and comments.
Yes Mike did a great job here.Pleased with it
Travis

Last edited by Travis david; 04/17/18 11:50 AM.

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Oscar Wilde
#1139846 - 04/17/18 07:13 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Love the fantasy lyric delivered with a very memorable melody.

The write, great vocals, backing tracks all work together really well to deliver the upbeat feel of the tune.

The mandolin is always a great choice for a song of this feel. The mix is light and airy as befits the tune,

Nice!!!!

J&B

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#1139852 - 04/18/18 12:14 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Thanks Neil you remember it from the lyric forum !
Pleased you. like it
Travis


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#1139855 - 04/18/18 08:18 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Cheers J& B great to know you liked this in every way
Travis


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#1139860 - 04/18/18 12:46 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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This is the second take of the song.After I'd posted the first version I asked Mike to add Christmas bells after the outro.
Travis


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#1139875 - 04/19/18 06:34 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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The song is getting a radio play tomorrow on the Cornish radio station Source
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#1139883 - 04/19/18 12:32 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Such a beautiful write Travis.
Line after line of real gems.... gotta love them "Soft salty kisses", eh?

Mike has done a masterful job here. I really like mixing of the vocal tracks.
The song has a cool overall pace and vibe.

No doubt this deserves to be on the radio. Content and production wise, it's as good as anything on the air.

all the best with it

I find writing songs as a get away to be very practical...... it saves on petro. smile



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#1139884 - 04/19/18 01:11 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Nelson
Great feedback and once again support for a song I was involved with.
Mike's work is constantly A1 I can't say better than that!
Cheers
Travis

Last edited by Travis david; 04/19/18 01:12 PM.

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#1139885 - 04/19/18 01:14 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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The song is getting a play on the BBC tonight with a repeat on Saturday.
Cheers Mike
Travis


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#1139891 - 04/19/18 02:35 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Travis,

Fantastic write. May be my favorite from you. Beautiful lyric. It really brings you to a different place. Amazing production Michael. Love the mandolin and the vocal is killer. Fantastic stuff.

#1139899 - 04/19/18 05:40 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Wow great feedback and very much appreciated.
Sadly Mike doesn't get to the forum as often as he used too but he'd too thank you
Travis


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#1139911 - 04/19/18 10:53 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Travis,

I really liked where these lyrics were going when I saw them on the L3 Forum—glad you stuck with it. Mike, as usual, did an excellent job bringing this all to life. Not a surprise it’s getting some play (Congrats on that!!!). Beautiful write, play and listen. Well done, friends!

All the best,

Deej

#1139917 - 04/20/18 02:54 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Thanks Deej
It was one among the mang lyrics i churned out that i had some faith in lol
Thanks for your listen and comments
Travisb


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#1139984 - 04/21/18 10:27 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Sweet write, Travis, made even sweeter by Mike's vocal and production. Nice!

Ricki

#1139994 - 04/21/18 12:28 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Ricky
Great that you liked this one.I am particularly happy Mike worked his magic once again
Travis


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The melody had me bobbing along on the waves. Very nice, gentle lyrics and a melody and production to match. I really enjoyed this.

Congrats on the airplay. What BBC program played it?

The title had me thinking of Yeats' poem "The Lake Isle of Innisfree." Similar theme of escaping from the humdrum world to an idyllic island. Did you draw inspiration from the poem?

#1140015 - 04/22/18 02:08 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Hi Gavin
It was played twice on BBC Radio Cumbria a programme called Introducing which gives unsigned under the radar singers/ writers an opportunity to go national.
Also played on Source Radio in Cornwall a smaller commercial station.
Yes i've heard this poem. Did'nt Bing Crosby have a 50s hit with the Isle of Innisfree?
Both totally different but thanks for your ears and comments
Travis


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#1140533 - 05/05/18 07:09 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Got another email the song is due to a further play next Thursday, repeat Friday.
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#1141263 - 05/31/18 03:28 PM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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The song got a further play on the BBC tonight

Hello travis david,

Good news! We're going to play one of your tracks on BBC Radio. Your track, Island of Everfree, will feature on BBC Music Introducing in Cumbria, on Saturday 2 Jun 2018 (on BBC Radio Cumbria).

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Travis,

What a great melody and vibrant, happy-go-lucky groove. I really enjoyed the arrangement and the feel of this. It's a fine work!

Regards,
Noel

#1141276 - 06/01/18 10:32 AM Re: ISLE OF EVERFREE.M.ZANESKI VOCAL.TRAVIS [Re: Travis david]  
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Cheers Noel
Yes it's worked out well thanfully
Cheers
John or Travis !


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