If you were to put Cat Stevens in a room with TV On The Radio, you’d come up with something like Andrea Schiavelli/Eyes of Love. His deep, milky voice accentuates dreamy guitar—it’s something that could be straight out of an indie ‘70s film. Schiavelli is playing an acoustic solo set opening and easing us into a night of music discovery at my showcase at The Gateway on 4/14. So what I’m saying is, don’t try to be cool and fashionably late tomorrow.
I asked him a few questions about his music and he answered in mysterious, one-word answers, in honor of his friend Alf’s birthday.
If your music was a scene from a movie, what would it be?
Favorite NYC Band?
Favorite place in NYC?