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Eleanor Friedberger + Jennifer Castle

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Eleanor Friedberger [ The Fiery Furnaces]


With new album Rebound, Eleanor Friedberger has created a subtle world that is a little fizzier, a little synthier- more cinematic, more meditative- than her previous three albums. In the wake of 2016's jarring political shift, Friedberger felt a need to be even more self-reliant, right down to the album artwork, in which she painted a backdrop and styled herself as an attempt to look like an amped up Lizzy Mercier Descloux.

In contrast to the sonic serenity of 2016's New View, which she arranged and recorded with her touring band, Rebound was recorded mostly on her own and with the producer Clemens Knieper. Programmed drums, a Juno synthesizer, and muted rhythm guitars dominate the landscape where influences range from Stereolab and Suicide to Lena Platonos and Yellow Magic Orchestra.

+ support from Jennifer Castle

The Hope & Ruin, BRIGHTON / THURS 1 NOV 2018 1930


Presented by Dictionary Pudding Promotions

Earlier Event: October 31
Weakened Friends + Beach Riot (Free Show)
Later Event: November 1