Streams

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein on “Portlandia”

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein talk about creating, writing, and starring in “Portlandia,” an original short-based comedy series on IFC. It’s a dreamy and absurd portrayal of Portland, Oregon. “Portlandia” premieres January 21, at 10:30 pm on IFC.

Guests:

Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein
News, weather, Radiolab, Brian Lehrer and more.
Get the best of WNYC in your inbox, every morning.

Comments [7]

Craig from West Orange

I forgot to mention; Sleater Kinney was also a great band, and Carrie is beautiful!

Jan. 18 2011 01:26 PM
Craig from West Orange

Hi Fred,

Didn't know you were part of Trenchmouth. Great band.

I was wondering if you ever played with a friend of mine, Tiffany Randol, and or her old ban Valese?
I used to go see here/them at New Yrok Underbelly.

Carrie and Fred,
Good Luck with Portlandia!

Jan. 18 2011 01:21 PM
EUGENE OR

er what about me

Jan. 18 2011 01:15 PM
lackofirony

but if portland is the whiff, eugene is the stench

Jan. 18 2011 01:12 PM
mr nyc

A cousin of mine in Portland said it's the city where young people go to retire,

Jan. 18 2011 01:10 PM
Gabe Delahaye from Brooklyn

Where do you get your ideas?

Jan. 18 2011 01:08 PM
troy from Carroll Gardens

Huge fan of Thunderant. Guessing you'll hit on this, but I've been curious ever since seeing that work—how did you all meet and start working together?

Jan. 18 2011 01:01 PM

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.