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Watch Jeff Tweedy Learn To Write An Honest Folk Song On Portlandia

As promised, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy appeared in a season 4 episode of Portlandia last night. Tweedy played himself in a sketch that involved Carrie Brownstein…
Chris DeVille | April 4, 2014 - 4:21 pm

Watch The Flaming Lips’ April Fool’s Videos For Funny Or Die

The Flaming Lips recently shared Flaming Side Of The Moon, a new piece of music that's intended to accompany both Pink Floyd's Dark Side Of
Tom Breihan | April 1, 2014 - 11:48 am

Watch St. Vincent Get Harassed By Portlandia’s Studio Guy

Annie Clark has a long history of collaborating with Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein -- it started with the music video for "Laughing With A
James Rettig | March 31, 2014 - 4:05 pm

Split Single’s Jason Narducy Has The Sexiest Elbows In Rock

Besides fronting Split Single (Britt Daniel's other other band), indie-rock veteran Jason Narducy is a member of the Bob Mould Band and Superchunk and has…
Chris DeVille | March 18, 2014 - 11:49 am

Watch St. Vincent Save A Tax Lawyer’s Career On Portlandia

Annie Clark has been through Portlandia before to model a sexy new police uniform, and as promised, she's back on IFC's indie-rock-friendly sketch show for…
Chris DeVille | March 18, 2014 - 11:07 am

Watch Marnie Stern Sit In With Late Night’s 8G Band

When Fred Armisen was announced as bandleader and "curator" of Late Night With Seth Meyers' 8G band, it implied the lineup might change from time…
Scott Lapatine | March 8, 2014 - 11:12 am

Watch Portlandia’s Hip Hop History Sketch

Have you ever wanted to go to a hip-hop show, but you're stuck with that one friend who doesn't know anything about hip-hop? Obviously the…
Miles Bowe | March 6, 2014 - 3:43 pm

Watch Tunde Adebimpe’s Portlandia Cameo

Last night's Portlandia season premiere meant the beginning of the parade of celebrity cameos we heard about previously. One of the first rock stars to…
Chris DeVille | February 28, 2014 - 2:10 pm

Seth Meyers’ Late Night Band Includes Fred Armisen & Members Of Les Savy Fav

The most important person in any late-night show is obviously its host, but a show's bandleader can have a huge impact on that show's personality.
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2014 - 4:39 pm

Drag City’s Releasing Some Obscure SNL Songs On 7″

The former SNL cast member and indie-scene lifer Fred Armisen is teaming up with Drag City to release a couple of less-heralded songs from his…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2014 - 4:13 pm

Red Fang – “Blood Like Cream” Video (Feat. Fred Armisen)

I don't know where the Portland sludge-rockers Red Fang found the budget to make an amazing and funny video for their pounding "Blood Like Cream,"
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2013 - 11:14 am

Jeff Tweedy, Josh Homme, Tunde Adebimpe To Appear In Portlandia Season 4

Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen's hipster-skewering/celebrating sketch comedy series Portlandia returns to IFC for its fourth season on 2/27/14, and as usual the guest list…
Chris DeVille | December 10, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Watch Fred Armisen & J Mascis Cover TLC’s “Waterfalls” In Boston

Portlandia's Fred Armisen has played shows alongside a wide range of talent and we have seen him perform TLC's "Waterfalls" in the past. Last Friday…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 19, 2013 - 3:54 pm

Watch Fred Armien’s Ian Rubbish Interview The Clash

In a new FunnyOrDie video, Fred Armisen's under-recognized first-gen punk Ian Rubbish interviews Mick Jones and Paul Simonon at NYC's Electric Lady Studios. Of course…
Scott Lapatine | October 16, 2013 - 9:50 am

Watch The 14th Annual Best Member Of Kings Of Leon Awards

Kings Of Leon performed last week at Shepherd's Bush in London for an AMEX Unstaged webcast that was directed by Fred Armisen. There were some…
Claire Lobenfeld | August 15, 2013 - 2:27 pm

Watch Kings Of Leon’s AMEX Unstaged Webcast

The latest installment of the AMEX Unstaged webcast features Kings of Leon playing live from London. It was directed by Fred Armisen, and you can…
Liz Pelly | August 10, 2013 - 1:17 pm

Watch Fred Armisen’s Kings Of Leon Unstaged Promos

Kings Of Leon's sixth studio LP Mechanical Bull is out in September and the band will support its release by performing the next AMEX Unstaged
Claire Lobenfeld | August 5, 2013 - 12:43 pm

Next AMEX Unstaged Is Kings Of Leon Directed By Fred Armisen

Kings Of Leon is the next AMEX Unstaged artist and their live webcast will be directed by SNL alum Fred Armisen. The broadcast, which will…
Claire Lobenfeld | July 26, 2013 - 12:01 pm

Watch A Queens Of The Stone Age USB Drive Commercial Starring Fred Armisen

The new Queens Of The Stone Age album ...Like Clockwork came out a few weeks ago, and there's a decent chance you've already bought a…
Tom Breihan | July 9, 2013 - 9:46 am