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Watch Sarah Silverman, Andy Samberg, Connie Britton, Many More Celebs Sing Sleater-Kinney’s “No Cities To Love”

Sleater-Kinney still haven’t made any music videos for No Cities To Love, the triumphant comeback album that finally arrives next week. Maybe they won’t! Why do Sleater-Kinney need to make a music video? They have, however, put together a clip of a whole bunch of famous people singing along with the album’s badass title track. More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 15, 2015 - 12:44 pm

Sleater-Kinney Announce No Cities To Love Reunion Album & World Tour

It’s true! It’s all true! Sleater-Kinney are back in every possible capacity, with a new album called No Cities To Love coming in January and a world tour to support it throughout February and March. More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 20, 2014 - 8:59 am

Supergroup Super-Earth (Corin Tucker, Peter Buck, Krist Novoselic) Hit The Studio

In R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, and Nirvana respectively, Peter Buck, Corin Tucker, and Krist Novoselic were part of three of the best and most seismically influential bands in rock history, and now they’ve joined forces. They’re all part of super-Earth, an ensemble that made its first public bow with a pair of Portland shows last week (albeit… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 5, 2014 - 10:43 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Reunite Onstage With Pearl Jam In Portland

Pearl Jam, who brought Carrie Brownstein onstage in Dallas earlier this month, did one better last night by reuniting the Portlandia star’s former band Sleater-Kinney for the first time in seven years. Pearl Jam ended their show at Portland’s Moda Center with a cover of Neil Young’s “Rockin’ In The Free World” that featured hometow… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / November 30, 2013 - 12:16 pm

Stream Corin Tucker Band Kill My Blues

Former Sleater-Kinney de facto leader Corin Tucker is one of indie rock’s magical people, so a new album from her is something worthy of your attention. Next week, she’ll release Kill My Blues, the second album from her Corin Tucker Band, which brings back some of the raw fury of her youth. We’ve already heard… More »

By: Tom Breihan / September 10, 2012 - 11:04 am

One Beat Turns 10

A couple of weeks after I graduated college, as a sort of birthday present to myself, I drove down to Washington, D.C. to see a couple of my favorite bands to play a show together at D.A.R. Constitution Hall, an old and ornate venue in the middle of the city. Belle And Sebastian, still a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 20, 2012 - 4:58 pm

Turntable Interview: Corin Tucker

Corin Tucker has been making music longer than some of you have been alive. Bursting out of the burgeoning music scene in Olympia, Washington in the early ’90s, Tucker sang her heart out in Heavens To Betsy before teaming up with Carrie Brownstein and Janet Weiss (who are both now in Wild Flag) to form… More »

By: Melissa Locker / August 9, 2012 - 5:27 pm

Corin Tucker Band – “Neskowin” (Stereogum Premiere)

This fall, the former Sleater-Kinney lead yowler Corin Tucker and her Corin Tucker Band return with their new album Kill My Blues. We’ve already heard the fiery lead single “Groundhog Day,” which is pretty much everything you’d hope for from a Corin Tucker song in 2012. And now we’ve got another track from the album,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 31, 2012 - 9:10 am

Corin Tucker Band – “Groundhog Day”

Corin Tucker, the former de facto leader of Sleater-Kinney, recently announced plans to drop Kill My Blues, the second album from her Corin Tucker Band, and a press release promised a sonic return to Tucker’s riot grrl past. Given that Tucker’s work with Sleater-Kinney and Heavens To Betsy established her as probably the greatest wailer… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 27, 2012 - 10:56 am

Colin Meloy, James Mercer, Corin Tucker Guest On Portlandia

Portlandia‘s already been good for unexpected cameos (Aimee Mann, Steve Buscemi, Aubrey Plaza, plus many others). And it looks lik Portlandia is upping the number of musical cameos. Next week Colin Meloy, James Mercer, and Corin Tucker will guest star as fictional band Echo Echo (sorry guys). Check out a clip of the sketch below. More »

By: jessica / February 17, 2011 - 2:34 pm

Corin Tucker – “Doubt”

UPDATE: The tracks were mislabeled, this one’s actually called “Doubt.”

A couple weeks back we learned that Corin Tucker’s awaited solo LP had a name, cover art and track list. Now you can hear a track from 1,000 Years. “Doubt” starts out okay, but really gets strong at the breakdown, when Tucker come… More »

By: jessica / August 2, 2010 - 12:15 pm

Corin Tucker 1,000 Years LP Due In October

As we mentioned, Corin Tucker’s been working on her debut solo LP. Now it’s got a name and a release date: 1,000 Years (how long it’s been since Sleater-Kinney announced their indefinite hiatus) will be out via Kill Rock Stars on October 5. As you can see, the release is under the name “The Cori… More »

By: jessica / July 12, 2010 - 6:24 pm

Corin Tucker Announces Solo LP

Janet Weiss has been busy with Quasi’s American Gong and Carrie Brownstein puts on the best in-stores when not blogging for NPR. Now, after a long hiatus, Corin Tucker’s moving back into the music thing: The former Sleater-Kinney co-vocalist/co-guitarist is working on her debut solo album, due at some point via Kill Rock Stars. She’… More »

By: brandon / April 8, 2010 - 11:00 am

James Mercer, Carrie Brownstein Star In New Movie

The Portland indie rockers show off their acting chops in Portland indie filmmaker Matt McCormic’s Some Days Are Better Than Others. It’s basically Portland indie rock Space Jam. Corin Tucker cameos! Watch the trailer. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / September 23, 2009 - 3:34 pm

New Eddie Vedder (Feat. Corin Tucker) – “Hard Sun”

EdVed (thanks for the nickname, Nic Offer!!!) buddy Sean Penn produces and directs the forthcoming biopic Into The Wild (based on a novel of the same name by Jon Krakauer), dealing with the life and times of Christopher McCandless: a road traveler who starved to death at 24 after a temporarily successful/ultimately doomed attempt to… More »

By: Stereogum / August 20, 2007 - 11:38 am