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Fred Eaglesmith (born as Frederick Elgersma on July 9, 1957 in Caistor Centre, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian . Some of his albums have been credited to Fred J. Eaglesmith. Eaglesmith was one of nine children of an immigrant family from the Dutch province Friesland and raised in rural Southern Ontario. As a teenager, he hopped a freight train out to Western Canada, and began writing songs and performing. He is known for writing songs about machines or… read more

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  • Avatar for jess502
    This guy is a pretty sweet song writer.
  • Avatar for TheHagMan
    Songwriting Genius! My firs album by him was Lipstick back in '97 - still can't get enough of "seven shells" & "water in the fuel".
  • Avatar for Gaynor7
    Love Fred and Crowds a favourite song.
  • Avatar for MinMusikJustNu
    Great new Album
  • Avatar for Greyside
    Absolutely wonderful musician. XD
  • Avatar for SmilinSkullRing
    Great artist.
  • Avatar for noiresque
    Great on Letterman!
  • Avatar for loureader
    For those interested and who do not know, Fred will be airing on Letterman next week (June 18th). He is excited and justly deserves this.
  • Avatar for loureader
    Gosh, I love this stuff. Have to see Fred once in your life.
  • Avatar for gildedpalace
    Fredheads, you might be interested in this... In tribute to John Prine, our regular weekly broadcast is this week dedicated to celebrating The Master's birthday. We have covers by everyone from Conor Oberst to Johnny Cash, and obtusely decided that Prine would be featured singing other people's songs. I invite you to listen to the show and help us blow out the candles: one hour broadcast available until October 17th, online at Thanks for listening!

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