Fiery Furnaces Rehearse for 'Choir'

Published: 2005-08-11
Although the Arcade Fire has usurped their spot on the indie throne, the Fiery Furnaces still have a lot of fans eagerly awaiting their next release. The Illinois-spawned band revealed all the details of Rehearsing My Choir, their second album of 2005, to

Fans of the Friedberger siblings will be able to get their hands on the disc, also known as "The Grandmother Album," come October 26th. With 11 tracks to its name, Rehearsing My Choir will be the Fiery Furnaces' first proper release of the year, as EP was a B-sides collection.

According to the good folks at MTV, who attribute it to the Furnaces' publicist, the track list of Rehearsing My Choir looks like this:

"Garfield El"
"The Wayward Granddaughter"
"Candymakers Knife in My Handbag"
"We Wrote Letters Everyday"
"4823 22nd St"
"Guns Under the Counter"
"Seven Silver Curses"
"Though Let's Be Fair"
"Slavin' Away"
"Rehearsing My Choir"
"Does It Remind You of When?"

To support the fall release of the record, the Fiery Furnaces will pack up all their gear and head out on tour across North America. They've scheduled 17 performances so far, the first on September 20th in Georgia. Just once will the band stop in Canada: October 10th at Lee's Palace in Toronto.

Writer: Jaclyn Arndt



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