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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,…
Tom Breihan | June 27, 2012 - 10:56 am
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Carrie Brownstein To Publish Memoir

The New York Times reports that Sleater-Kinney/Wild Flag co-leader Carrie Brownstein, who's lately become weirdly famous as one of the two people behind Portlandia, has…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2012 - 2:51 pm
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The 10 Best Late Night TV Performances Of 2011

Our annual list of late night television's best performances has quickly become an annual exercise in big-upping Jimmy Fallon's music talent booker. Way to go,…
Amrit Singh | December 22, 2011 - 10:37 am
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The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011

The next stop on the Gummys express is Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011; ten females, ten males, one Gosling. Hit the gallery…
Stereogum | December 20, 2011 - 12:24 pm
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Check Out Fred Armisen & Carrie Brownstein’s iTunes Celebrity Playlists

It's poetic that after roasting everyone's DJ nights, the Portlandia stars sorta DJ for us. Well, for iTunes. I hope nobody is surprised that they…
Amrit Singh | December 16, 2011 - 4:35 pm
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Stream Wild Flag’s Debut Album

If you're an indie rock-inclined human being of a certain age, there's a good chance you've been checking for updates on the Wild Flag album…
Tom Breihan | August 29, 2011 - 10:37 am
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Wild Flag – “Glass Tambourine”

Wild Flag, the supergroup of Sleater-Kinney/Portlandia's Carrie Brownstein, Helium's Mary Timony, S-K/Quasi's Janet Weiss, and the Minders' Rebecca Cole, are releasing their debut 7" on…
Brandon Stosuy | March 4, 2011 - 12:04 pm
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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…
jessica | February 17, 2011 - 2:34 pm
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Watch Portlandia, Indie Sketch Show With Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, And A Washed Out Theme Song

"The dream of the '90s is alive in Portland," the place where young people go to retire. Or so goes the opening musical sequence of…
Brandon Stosuy | January 14, 2011 - 5:13 pm
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Sleater-Kinney, Helium, Minders Supergroup Wild Flag Plan Album, Tour

No music just yet, but I imagine the Portland, OR/Washington D.C. quartet Wild Flag will come up with something interesting. The group includes Sleater-Kinney's Carrie…
Brandon Stosuy | September 22, 2010 - 4:10 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…
jessica | August 2, 2010 - 12:15 pm
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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…
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…
Brandon Stosuy | April 8, 2010 - 11:00 am
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Quasi – “Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

"Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler" is the second to last track on Quasi's eighth album American Gong, but according to its Titanic-themed Clyde Peterse-directed video,…
Brandon Stosuy | March 22, 2010 - 2:18 pm
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St. Vincent – “Laughing With A Mouth Of Blood” Video (Feat. ThunderAnt)

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, aka team ThunderAnt, again return to the feminist bookstore, this time for an in-store performance by St. Vincent. There isn't…
Brandon Stosuy | February 4, 2010 - 11:44 am
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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…
Scott Lapatine | September 23, 2009 - 3:34 pm

Fred Armisen & Carrie Brownstein Return To The Feminist Bookstore

We've kept you abreast of ThunderAnt's various adventures. In the newest, possibly funniest episode they head back to Women And Women First to stock the…
Brandon Stosuy | December 4, 2008 - 10:31 am
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New Live Britt Daniel – “Who Backs Your Money?”

That's right, Britt Daniel, not Spoon. Through the power of bootlegging, we heard a live take of the strutting new Spoon track "Writing To You
Brandon Stosuy | September 8, 2008 - 3:13 pm
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Fred Armisen Shows Carrie Brownstein His “One Man Show”

Last time ThunderAnt were in the kitchen, today Fred invites Carrie to his probing performance art piece which is funny for all the wrong reasons.
Brandon Stosuy | September 3, 2008 - 12:11 pm
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New ThunderAnt: Fred Armisen And Carrie Brownstein Enter The Kitchen

At this point, Thunderant doesn't need an introduction, but taking short attention spans into consideration, it's the comedy duo of Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein.
Brandon Stosuy | April 21, 2008 - 3:19 pm