The duo have been productive...

The Fiery Furnaces are to release two new albums within months of each other.

According to the band’s official website [url=] the duo of Matt and Eleanor Freidberger will firstly release ’Rehearsing My Choir’ in October, and will follow that up with ’Bitter Tea’ in early 2006.

Bizarrely, the record due for release first in not yet completed, while ’Bitter Tea’ is.

’Rehearsing My Choir’, the follow-up to 2004’s ’Blueberry Boat’, features a guest appearance from the brother and sister duo’s gran, Olga Sarantos.