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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

Stereogum Sessions

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


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

More Eleanor Friedberger stories

Eleanor Friedberger – “Everything”

Ever since the Fiery Furnaces went on hiatus in 2011, Eleanor Friedberger, one-half of the sibling duo, has gone from making idiosyncratic prog-pop epics to…
Peter Helman | April 20, 2018 - 10:21 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “Make Me A Song” Video

Next month, the singer-songwriter and former (current?) Fiery Furnace Eleanor Friedberger is coming back with the new album Rebound. It's a relatively stripped-down affair; she…
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2018 - 8:52 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “In Between Stars”

Eleanor Friedberger is back with the first single from her follow-up to 2016's New View. Whereas last album the former Fiery Furnaces singer worked closely…
Chris DeVille | February 14, 2018 - 9:30 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “Your Word” Video

Earlier this year, Eleanor Friedberger released a new solo album, New View. She's already released videos for a bunch of tracks off that album --…
James Rettig | August 17, 2016 - 9:57 am

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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