Eleanor Friedberger

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Eleanor Friedberger (born September 2, 1976) is an American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She is best known as one half of the indie rock duo The Fiery Furnaces, alongside her older brother Matthew Friedberger.[1] In the band she contributes the majority of the vocals both on record and during their live performances.

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Eleanor Friedberger
Eleanor Friedberger (2011)
Background information
Born (1976-09-02) September 2, 1976 (age 46)
OriginOak Park, Illinois
GenresIndie rock
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, musician
Instrument(s)Vocals, guitar, keyboards
Years active2000–present
LabelsMerge Records, Frenchkiss Records

In 2011, The Fiery Furnaces went on hiatus, with both Friedberger siblings embarking upon solo careers. To date Friedberger has released four solo studio albums: Last Summer (2011), Personal Record (2013), New View (2016), and Rebound (2018), all four of which have peaked in the top 20 of the Billboard Heatseekers Albums chart.[2]