Sleater-Kinney

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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

2015 In Review

The 50 Best Albums Of 2015

We heard it again and again in 2015: This year in music is so good that any attempt to make sense of it is going…
Stereogum | December 1, 2015 - 8:58 am

More Sleater-Kinney stories

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

5 Memorable Sets From Riot Fest Chicago 2016 Sunday

No one does exit polls at the end of music festivals or anything, but it's hard to shake the feeling that for a lot of…
Michael Tedder | September 19, 2016 - 1:06 pm

Sleater-Kinney To Be Inducted Into Oregon Music Hall Of Fame

Fresh off the release of the trailer for Carrie Brownstein's new short film, it was announced this week that Sleater-Kinney will be inducted into the…
Zac Gelfand | July 13, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Watch The Trailer For Carrie Brownstein’s Short Film For Kenzo Featuring Kim Gordon

Sleater-Kinney co-leader Carrie Brownstein just continues to pile on the hyphenates. She's already been a celebrated musician, sketch comic, author, and actress. And now she's…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2016 - 9:54 am

Courtney Barnett – “Elevator Operator” Video

Courtney Barnett has shared a video for her Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit track "Elevator Operator." In the vid, which…
James Rettig | July 6, 2016 - 9:13 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney’s Full Austin City Limits Episode

Olympia punk heroes Sleater-Kinney returned last year with the awesome No Cities To Love, one of the very best albums of 2015. Their performances in…
Peter Helman | January 31, 2016 - 10:56 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Rip Through “Modern Girl” On Austin City Limits (Stereogum Premiere)

We've called Sleater-Kinney the best rock band of the past two decades, and they more than live up to the designation. They're making their debut(!)…
James Rettig | January 28, 2016 - 1:41 pm

Sleater-Kinney Ressurect Brooklyn’s Market Hotel

If you live in NYC and didn't see Sleater-Kinney this week, you fucked up! The reunited Olympia punk trio gave you five chances at five…
Scott Lapatine | December 17, 2015 - 5:02 pm

Watch Sleater-Kinney’s Ass-Kicking Colbert Performance

At the beginning of the year, before they'd played a single reunion show, Sleater-Kinney got back together on the Late Show With David Letterman to…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2015 - 12:24 pm

Watch Sleater-Kinney Cover The B-52s’ “Rock Lobster” With Fred Armisen

There's always been a slight B-52s influence in the Sleater-Kinney sound. It's never been obvious or overbearing, but it's there in things like the spidery…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2015 - 9:47 am

Watch Sleater-Kinney Cover The Ramones’ “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)”

Sleater-Kinney's ferocious return No Cities To Love is one of the best albums of the year, and they've been supporting it by taking that ferocity…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2015 - 6:38 pm
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