Eleanor Friedberger News

Eleanor Friedberger announces summer tour dates

The Fiery Furnaces’ Eleanor Friedberger will be hitting the road in support of her forthcoming, second solo album, Personal Record, out on June 4th in the US and June 10th in the UK and Europe on Merge Records.   More >

Hospitality visits NPR's "Tiny Desk"

Hospitality visited the infamous "tiny desk" aka the NPR Music hub in Washington, DC to perform stripped-down versions of songs from their self-titled debut album released earlier this year.   More >

Merge celebrates Record Store Day 2012

Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 21, and we have four very special releases to mark the occasion of one of our favorite days of the year! Also, Hospitality, the Love Language & M. Ward will visit independent record stores for celebratory in-store performances. The only way to get your hands on these releases is to visit your local independent record store on April 21.   More >

Stream new Eleanor Friedberger sessions, catch her on the west coast!

On August 24, Eleanor Friedberger visited the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater for a very special WFMU program, Seven Second Delay! You can now stream the performance, along with appearances by Wyatt Cenac and David Carr, on WFMU.org. You can also listen to her archived World Cafe radio session on NPR.org now. During a recent stop in her hometown of Chicago, Eleanor recorded a takeaway session with Paste which was filmed in one of her favorite guitar shops.   More >

Eleanor Friedberger announces fall tour!

Eleanor Friedberger's current tour in support of her debut album Last Summer is winding down, but she has just announced additional shows in early September opening for The Kills on the west coast, as well as a two-week tour of the east and south in October with fellow Merge artists Wild Flag!   More >