Sleater-Kinney

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The Anniversary

Dig Me Out Turns 20

On Dig Me Out -- their third album, the one that turns 20 tomorrow -- Sleater-Kinney said a whole lot. On "One More Hour," staring…
Tom Breihan | April 7, 2017 - 10:58 am

The Anniversary

Call The Doctor Turns 20

There is only one aspect of Call The Doctor, Sleater-Kinney's second album, that's aged even remotely in the 20 years since its release: the fixation…
Tom Breihan | March 15, 2016 - 1:11 pm

Best Covers

Sleater-Kinney’s 10 Best Cover Songs

Last year Sleater-Kinney put a period on their world-shaking, band-revitalizing 2015 with a nearly weeklong victory lap across some of New York's finest venues. (They…
Michael Tedder | January 18, 2016 - 10:31 am

More Sleater-Kinney stories

Watch Katie & Allison Crutchfield Cover Sleater-Kinney’s “Modern Girl”

Over the weekend, sisters Katie and Allison Crutchfield participated in an "afternoon jam session" as a part of Vulture Festival, and they performed a cover…
James Rettig | May 22, 2017 - 3:10 pm

Filthy Friends – “Editions Of You” (Roxy Music Cover)

Filthy Friends is the new Pacific Northwestern indie rock supergroup that features Sleater-Kinney co-leader Corin Tucker and former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck alongside fellow veterans…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 11:00 am

Björk, Bon Iver, St. Vincent, Foo Fighters, & More Announce 7-Inches For Planned Parenthood

A group of artists has come together to contribute to a series of 7" releases that will benefit Planned Parenthood. Björk, Bon Iver, St. Vincent,…
James Rettig | April 10, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Watch Sleater-Kinney, Colin Meloy, & Matt Cameron Cover “Fortunate Son” At Portland ACLU Benefit

Last night, Sleater-Kinney played a benefit show for the ACLU at Portland's Crystal Ballroom alongside a bill that included the Decemberists' Colin Meloy and Stephen…
James Rettig | February 27, 2017 - 11:28 am

Sleater-Kinney, Colin Meloy, Stephen Malkmus Playing Portland ACLU Benefit

Ever since Donald Trump became president, the ACLU has had donations pouring in left and right. And in a few weeks, they'll have even more,…
Peter Helman | February 13, 2017 - 8:04 pm

Watch Carrie Brownstein Review Songs By Ryan Adams, Zayn & Taylor Swift, & Fergie On Vice News

Carrie Brownstein has already held about 10 different jobs, and she's excelled at all of them. So now she's coming for mine. On this week's…
Tom Breihan | February 9, 2017 - 10:40 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Cover “Fortunate Son” With Matt Berninger & Dave Longstreth At The Official March After-Party

The National and Sleater-Kinney were in DC this weekend to protest Donald Trump's inauguration, and both bands played at the Women's March On Washington official
Peter Helman | January 22, 2017 - 10:53 am

Protest Comp Battle Hymns Has New Songs From Stephen Malkmus, Carrie Brownstein, Carl Newman, & More

You may have already heard something about this, but in a few hours, Donald J. Trump is going to become the President of the United…
Tom Breihan | January 20, 2017 - 9:23 am

Janelle Monáe, Maxwell To Perform At Women’s March On Washington; The National, Sleater-Kinney Playing Afterparty

Janelle Monáe and Maxwell will perform at the Women's March On Washington this weekend, the AP reports. "I am honored to join this critical movement…
Peter Helman | January 18, 2017 - 7:19 pm

Sleater-Kinney Announce First-Ever Live Album Live In Paris

Sleater-Kinney are a legendary live band, and they have announced that their first-ever live album will be out at the end of the month. Live
James Rettig | January 3, 2017 - 10:17 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Cover David Bowie & George Michael On New Year’s Eve

As much as anything else, 2016 was about remembering the musical legends we lost. And on the last night of the year, Sleater-Kinney found a…
Tom Breihan | January 2, 2017 - 10:25 am

Filthy Friends – “Despierta”

Filthy Friends is a new supergroup featuring Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker (pictured), R.E.M.'s Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin, and Kurt Bloch. They make their recorded…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2016 - 11:51 am

Sleater-Kinney Was An Answer On Jeopardy! Tonight

Someone at Jeopardy! is a big Carrie Brownstein fan. She was an answer on the show last year, and tonight, she popped up again as…
Peter Helman | October 10, 2016 - 10:55 pm

Sleater-Kinney Inducted Into The Oregon Music Hall Of Fame

Although Sleater-Kinney initially formed in Olympia, Washington, Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker moved to Portland in the mid-1990s, where they met drummer Janet Weiss. And…
Peter Helman | October 9, 2016 - 1:37 pm
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