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The Fiery Furnaces Albums From Worst To Best

From 2003 until 2011, over the span of six studio albums, an EP, a double-disc live extravaganza, and hundreds of catalog-recombinant shows, the Oak Park,…
Raymond Cummings | February 5, 2016 - 12:48 pm
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Interview

Turntable Interview: Eleanor Friedberger

Last month, Eleanor Friedberger released Personal Record, her second solo album and the follow-up to her excellent 2011 offering, Last Summer. While Friedberger rose to…
Melissa Locker | July 11, 2013 - 12:30 pm
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Q&A: Fiery Furnaces Frontwoman Eleanor Friedberger Discusses Her Brand New Personal Record

Next month Eleanor Friedberger will release Personal Record -- her second solo album and the follow up to her excellent 2011 offering, Last Summer. Co-written…
T. Cole Rachel | May 7, 2013 - 4:07 pm
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More Eleanor Friedberger stories

Eleanor Friedberger – “Does Turquoise Work?” Video

The occasional Fiery Furnace Eleanor Friedberger released her New View album at the beginning of the year, and she seems to be on a mission…
Tom Breihan | April 14, 2016 - 10:44 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “Never Is A Long Time” Video

Eleanor Friedberger went to school in Texas, which means she's been around SXSW both as an observer and performer for quite a while now. With…
James Rettig | March 8, 2016 - 11:48 am
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Watch Eleanor Friedberger Perform “Because I Asked You” On Seth Meyers

Eleanor Friedberger made an appearance on Seth Meyers last night, returning to a studio where she occasionally plays with the in-house 8G band. Last night,…
James Rettig | February 17, 2016 - 10:06 am
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Eleanor Friedberger – “Because I Asked You” Video

The (former?) Fiery Furnace Eleanor Friedberger released her New View album last month, and we've posted her recent videos for "He Didn't Mention His Mother"
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2016 - 12:53 pm
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Stream Eleanor Friedberger New View

Eleanor Friedberger made a grand return last year when she released a video featuring a new song called "False Alphabet City." The track was used…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 14, 2016 - 10:07 am
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Eleanor Friedberger – “Sweetest Girl” Video

Last year, Eleanor Friedberger announced the release of her third solo album, New View, with "He Didn't Mention His Mother," and today she's shared another…
James Rettig | January 6, 2016 - 10:35 am
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Eleanor Friedberger – “He Didn’t Mention His Mother” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Since breaking off from the Fiery Furnaces a few years back, Eleanor Friedberger's reinvented herself as a singer-songwriter quite effortlessly. She gave us a new…
Charles Innis | December 3, 2015 - 9:57 am

Watch Eleanor Friedberger Play “Auld Lang Syne” On Wine Glasses For Segura Viudas

Singer-songwriter Eleanor Friedberger, one half of the sadly-on-hiatus Fiery Furnaces along with her brother Matthew, announced her new album New View and shared its first…
Peter Helman | November 29, 2015 - 9:27 pm

Eleanor Friedberger – “He Didn’t Mention His Mother”

Earlier this month, Eleanor Friedberger, the whip-smart singer-songwriter and (formerly?) half of the Fiery Furnaces, came out with a new song called "False Alphabet City."
Tom Breihan | October 29, 2015 - 11:19 am
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Eleanor Friedberger – “False Alphabet City” Video

Eleanor Friedberger just premiered her first new single since 2013's Personal Record, titled "False Alphabet City." It also marks Friedberger's first release since signing to…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 8, 2015 - 11:11 am
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Watch Alexis Krauss, Carrie Brownstein, Cass McCombs, Eleanor Friedberger, Sia, & More In Joan Jett’s Voting For Women’s Rights PSA

Joan Jett recruited a whole bunch of people to appear in her women's rights PSA that encourages people to vote in the upcoming midterm elections.
James Rettig | October 28, 2014 - 10:36 pm
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Watch Eleanor Friedberger’s Lucky Brand Jeans Spot

Eleanor Friedberger is the subject of a new commercial for Lucky Brand Jeans for their #standout campaign. The Fiery Furnaces singer stars in a commercial…
James Rettig | October 27, 2014 - 10:11 am

Public Access TV – “Rebounder” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Public Access TV is a New York pop-rock trio fronted by John Eatherly, a former member of the great Nashville teenage punk troublemakers Be Your…
Chris DeVille | July 30, 2014 - 12:34 pm

Beck’s Song Reader CD Tracklist Revealed: Jack White, Jarvis Cocker, Tweedy, Fun., & More

As previously speculated, Beck is finally releasing an official version of his 2012 sheet music album Song Reader at the end of the month. Beck…
James Rettig | July 8, 2014 - 9:20 pm
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Watch Eleanor Friedberger Sit In With The 8G Band On Late Night With Seth Meyers

Although Late Night With Seth Meyers has scaled back its musical component, Fred Armisen's 8G Band still comprises a number of indie rock veterans, and…
Chris DeVille | April 8, 2014 - 12:47 pm

Eleanor Friedberger – “My Own World” Video

The Fiery Furnaces' Eleanor Friedberger gave us the supremely likable solo album Personal Record earlier this year, and she's now made four videos with the…
Tom Breihan | December 11, 2013 - 10:33 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “When I Knew” Video

Eleanor Friedberger, who recently stopped by Stereogum HQ to perform a few songs, has released a video for Personal Record track "When I Knew." The…
Claire Lobenfeld | September 3, 2013 - 3:38 pm

Stereogum Sessions: Eleanor Friedberger

Welcome to another Stereogum Sessions. In our last edition, we saw Small Black perform in their dark practice space (that was also the location of…
Stereogum | August 19, 2013 - 12:39 pm
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