Up Close And Acoustic

Series produced by Charlie Silvestri

Caption: Up Close And Acoustic with Charlie Silvestri, Credit: upcloseandacoustic.com
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Up Close And Acoustic with Charlie Silvestri 

Performance/Interview formatted radio, featuring singer/songwriters and bands in a relaxed and intimate acoustic setting.

In this weekly radio series, you can meet new bands and performers for the first time or hear established acts in a way you may not have heard them before.

In-depth and candid conversation along with music performance with some of the best bands around.

Your host for Up Close And Acoustic is Charlie Silvestri and most of the pieces in this series are 'Evergreen' and can be played any time.

Performance/Interview formatted radio, featuring singer/songwriters and bands in a relaxed and intimate acoustic setting.

In this weekly radio series, you can meet new bands and performers for the first time or hear established acts in a way you may not have heard them before.

In-depth and candid conversation along with music performance with some of the best bands around.

Your host for Up Close And Acoustic is Charlie Silvestri and most of the pieces in this series are 'Evergreen' and can be played any time.


39 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Stella Prince, Credit: Stella Prince Facebook
Stella Prince, at 16, is a budding singer/songwriter from Woodstock, NY. If you can refer to someone who has studied classical voice and music sinc...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2021
  • Length: 57:12
Caption: Robin Armstrong/Cosmograf, Credit: Cosmograf Facebook and photoshop
Robin Armstrong is a songwriter and composer whose outlet is the Progressive Rock music project Cosmograf. Cosmograf's sound is very much based on ...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2021
  • Length: 58:55
Caption: Jessica Lee Morgan and Chris Thomas, Credit: Jessica Lee Morgan Facebook
Jessica Lee Morgan is a singer.songwriter and producer from England. Her latest release is 'Forthright'. That title describes not only the songs on...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2021
  • Length: 58:25
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Blackheart Orchestra, Credit: The Blackheart Orchestra Facebook
The Blackheart Orchestra features the duo Chrissy Mostyn and Rick Pilkington who are based out of Manchester, England. They are a self-described 'n...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2021
  • Length: 57:13
Caption: Chrissy Mostyn & Rick Pilkington, The Blackheart Orchestra, Credit: The Blackheart Orchestra Facebook
The Blackheart Orchestra, featuring the duo Chrissy Mostyn and Rick Pilkington, is a non-conformist band based out of Manchester, UK. The two are m...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2020
  • Length: 57:55
Caption: Tom Hampton, Credit: tomhampton.com
Part 2 of Tom Hampton's visit with Up Close and Acoustic. Tom Hampton is a multi-instrumentalist session and sideman along with being a singer/song...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2020
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Tom Hampton, Credit: TomHampton.com
Tom Hampton is a multi-instrumentalist session and sideman along with being a singer/songwriter and vocalist in his own right. He is a much sought ...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2020
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Love? Said The Commander recording with Up Close And Acoustic, Credit: Love? Said The Commander
Love? Said The Commander is the Delaware Valley's answer to the call of moody, transportative music. Kate Hall and Chris Bishop are the symbiotic w...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Warren Zevon, Credit: Warren Zevon Facebook page
Up Close And Acoustic is back with Part 3 of our Warren Zevon project. I am of the opinion that Warren Zevon should be recognized as one of America...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2020
  • Length: 57:16
Caption: Warren Zevon, Credit: George Gruel
Up Close And Acoustic is back with Part 2 of our Warren Zevon project. I am of the opinion that Warren Zevon should be recognized as one of Americ...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2020
  • Length: 59:06
Caption: Warren Zevon, Credit: Warren Zevon Facebook page
I am of the opinion that Warren Zevon should be recognized as one of America's greatest songwriters. And to be fair, to his fans, he is. But to the...

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  • Added: Aug 01, 2020
  • Length: 58:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Twin Ghost - Eric Steven, Credit: Twin Ghost - Eric Steven Facebook
Twin Ghost- Eric Steven is a terrific songwriter, storyteller, and performer. He is a favorite guest for me and for Up Close And Acoustic. And whil...

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  • Added: May 08, 2020
  • Length: 58:38
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Liz De Lise, Credit: Liz De Lise Facebook
Liz De Lise discovers Portland, OR is weird, but maybe not as funny as in Portlandia. Liz, a singer and songwriter based out of Philadelphia, is a...

  • Added: May 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:16
Caption: Carlene Carter, Credit: Marc Hauser
Carlene Carter, proud member of the long celebrated Carter family of music, stops by Up Close And Acoustic to talk about music, legacy, family hist...

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  • Added: Apr 26, 2019
  • Length: 55:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: John Gorka with Charlie and Up Close And Acoustic, Credit: Up Close And Acoustic
One of THE Godfathers of the New Folk Movement, John Gorka, joins me to talk about his career, how he prepares for live performance, getting a mess...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:36
Caption: Janie Barnett, Credit: janiebarnett.com
If you are seeking to make music your life and career, the path that my guest Janie Barnett has navigated through the 'music biz', should demand yo...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2020
  • Length: 58:12
Caption: Louise Patricia Crane, Credit: Louise Patricia Crane Facebook
Louise Patricia Crane is not a newcomer to the music scene. But after a stint in the Goth rock band Solemn Novena, and more time spent in a band th...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2020
  • Length: 56:01
Caption: Dan May, Credit: Dan May Facebook
Singer-songwriter Dan May’s career path has taken more twists and turns than a corkscrew in a hurricane. He has worked as a grave-digger, televisio...

  • Added: May 05, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
Caption: John Ford in concert, Credit: MJR Photography from John's Facebook page
John Ford has had a long and I'd say envious career. He's been in multiple bands, and written hits for those multiple bands going back to the 1960s...

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  • Added: Apr 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Judy Dyble , Credit: Judy Dyble.com
Singer/songwriter and rock pioneer Judy Dyble is what I'd refer to as one of the best kept secrets of Rock history. From 1967 to 1970, Judy was in ...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2020
  • Length: 58:47