Eleanor Whitmore


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Songwriter, Musician

Eleanor Whitmore is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and one-half of the duo, The Mastersons, alongside Chris Masterson. Beyond her work with The Mastersons, Eleanor is also a longtime member of Steve Earle’s band, the Dukes, and she has contributed to projects with Regina Specktor and Angus and Julia Stone. Prior to her time onstage at NAMM’s Museum of Making Music, Eleanor shared her insights and tips for those looking to find a career in the music industry, including pathways beyond that of a touring musician.