November 5th, 2007
Episode 8 of 429 episodes
Fiery Furnaces in concert. With host Bob Boilen. The brother-sister duo of Fiery Furnaces make wildly experimental music that's as playful as it is unpredictable. Drawing on diverse influences from show tunes to Bob Dylan and honky tonk, Matthew and Eleanor Friedberger craft sonically adventurous, twisted and distinctive tunes. Hear them recorded live from Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club originally webcast on NPR.org June 30, 2006.
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