Carrie Brownstein

Carrie Brownstein appears in the following:

All Songs Rewind: The Worst Songs Of All Time?

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Carrie Brownstein joins the All Songs gang to chat about relentless earworms, annoying novelty songs and other songs our hosts think of as quite possibly the worst of all time


Forbidden: Too Punk, Too Queer with Carrie Brownstein and Thomas Meinecke

Monday, May 01, 2017

Nancy podcast co-host Kathy Tu hosts a discussion about life and art in the punk scene and LGBTQ communities as part of the PEN World Voices Festival. 


Carrie Brownstein on the Rise and Fall of the Best Band Ever

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Carrie Brownstein talks about founding one of the most beloved bands of the 1990s, Sleater-Kinney — and becoming a sketch comedy star with “Portlandia.”


Carrie Brownstein on Hunger and Self Discovery

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Actor, writer and musician Carrie Brownstein tells her story from misfit to rocker to TV star and talks about listening to and performing music as a means to self discovery.

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Fred Armisen And Carrie Brownstein Talk 'Portlandia', 'Late Night,' And Sleater-Kinney

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Before Portlandia’s fourth season premieres Thursday night, Soundcheck talks with creators and co-stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein about what to expect. Plus, we ask Armisen a...


Carrie Brownstein's Portlandia

Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Carrie Brownstein's not just a guitarist, songwriter and blogger. She's also the co-creator (with SNL’s Fred Armisen) of the IFC comedy series Portlandia. She joins us to discuss the show's second season of Oregonian bohemia.

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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.

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Guest Picks: Carrie Brownstein

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

What movies has Carrie Brownstein watched recently? Find out what she told us after her recent appearance on The Leonard Lopate Show.


Behind the Curtain: To Peek or Not To Peek

Monday, November 02, 2009

"Myth and mystery have always been crucial to the worship of music," according to NPR blogger and former Sleater Kinney member Carrie Brownstein. But in an age of blogs and tabloids, she asks: "Where is the mystery now?" It might be found in life of an international DJ, as described ...

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Mysterious Ways

Monday, November 02, 2009

Music lovers are drawn to mysterious lives, from bluesman Robert Johnson to rock howler Jack White. Today: we ask musician Carrie Brownstein whether mystery can survive in an era of music blogs and tabloids. And: DJ/rupture unlocks the mysterious world of international DJs. Plus: singer and percussionist Alessandra Belloni shares ...

On Tour ... in Your Living Room

Friday, January 25, 2008

The videogame Rock Band lets wannabes indulge their rock 'n' roll fantasies. Today on Soundcheck: Carrie Brownstein of the indie group Sleater Kinney compares Rock Band to the real thing. And, NY1 technology reporter Adam Balkin explains the appeal of music games and their impact on the music industry. Later: ...