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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


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


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

More Eleanor Friedberger stories

The Fiery Furnaces – “Down At The So And So On Somewhere”

The Fiery Furnaces, the perversely unique musical project of siblings Eleanor and Matthew Friedberger, was supposed to be on the road playing reunion shows this…
Chris DeVille | June 18, 2020 - 10:00 am

Eleanor Friedberger – “Hell” & “The River” (Destroyer Covers)

Before live music -- remember that? -- became a purely hypothetical endeavor, Eleanor Friedberger opened a few shows on Dan Bejar's tour in support of…
Peter Helman | April 10, 2020 - 4:06 pm

Watch Destroyer Cover Lou Reed’s “Ecstasy” In Brooklyn

Dan Bejar is currently on the road touring behind his latest Destroyer release, the great Have We Met. And let me tell you, if you…
Ryan Leas | March 9, 2020 - 10:23 am

Watch Eleanor Friedberger Sing With Stephen Malkmus In Bristol

"Refute," one of the early singles from Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks' recent album Sparkle Hard, was a duet featuring Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon. But…
Peter Helman | October 23, 2018 - 11:40 am

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
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