Book Tour News
Here are details of Carrie's UK book tour for Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl (US and Canadian tour info here):
11 Nov:Rough Trade, London
12 Nov:Manchester Literature Festival, Manchester
13 Nov:TYCI at the Glasgow Women's Library, Scotland
14 Nov:London Review Bookshop, London
Preorder Carrie’s new book for a chance to win a trip to NYC to see Sleater-Kinney. Details here.
"On my book tour stop in Portland, I will be interviewed by the wonderful Tig Notaro. Ticket info here." -Carrie
The latest locations and ticket info for US and Canada. UK dates are here. Each event will feature a guest interviewer, including Questlove, Amy Poehler, Dave Eggers, "Saturday Night Live" star Aidy Bryant, actress Gaby Hoffmann, Pitchfork Senior Editor Jessica Hopper, and more. Ticket price for the book tour includes a copy of the book.
Sleater-Kinney is donating two tickets to an upcoming Midwest show to SweetRelief. More info here.
"That's a wrap on Season 6 of #portlandia." -Carrie. Footage now goes to post production. It might air on IFC in January, based on past premiers.
Sleater-Kinney played Chicago's Pitchfork Music Festival for a SOLD OUT performance. Here's video of "Bury Our Friends" and "Entertain."
Six Pitchfork contributors weigh in with their reaction to seeing Sleater-Kinney for the first time. Pitchfork's Carrie and Sleater-Kinney coverage.
Sleater-Kinney rocked the main-stage at Sasquatch! Video here.
Watch Sleater-Kinney's webcast from their show at the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC.
Sleater-Kinney performed No Cities To Love on the BBC2's Later With Jools Holland! If you're in the UK, it's available to watch here. A longer broadcast aired May 29 at 11:05pm BST, with two extra songs: Gimme Love & Price Tag.
The NY Times calls Sleater-Kinney's reunion record, the first great album of 2015. And Pitchfork has named it Best New Music.
Sleater-Kinney's No Cities To Love has made Billboard's list of The 10 Best Albums of 2015 (So Far).
No Cities to Love makes Rolling Stone's 45 Best Albums of 2015 So Far.
"Bury Our Friends" is Billboard's pick for the best Rock/Alternative track of 2014.
Sleater-Kinney performed their new single "Price Tag" on Late Night with Seth Meyer.
BBC Radio 6: The Story of Sleater-Kinney.
Riot Grrl, Reuniting, and Portlandia
SOUND ADVICE with SNL's Vanessa Bayer
NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook.
AMA on reddit.
NPR's World Cafe has excerpts from a concert.
Corin Tucker's Bullseye interview.
Sleater-Kinney is animated Bob's Burgers style, for the "A New Wave" video.
Video: No Cities To Love
Video: A New Wave (on Letterman)
The Emmy, WGA and Peabody award winning comedy series has just wrapped production of it's 6th season for IFC. You can catch the first five seasons on Netflix.
Jerry Seinfeld: I think [PORTLANDIA is] the best comedy on TV right now and it's easily one of the best comedies of all time. Well, it's my opinion. What do I know about comedy?
Emmy Awards 2015 for PORTLANDIA: "Congrats to our amazing art department (Tyler Robinson, Schuyler Telleen and Katherine Isom), on their Emmy win in Production Design!" -Carrie
Fred Armisen and Jerry Seinfeld explore Portlandia in Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee.
Fred and Carrie talk favorite episodes, and duel on the drums. Here's their reddit AMA.
PORTLANDIA gets tech.
Watch the Season 5 premiere of PORTLANDIA for free: "The Story of Toni & Candace."
Jonathan Krisel: Co-Creator, Writer and Director
Fred Armisen: Late Night's 8G Band & SNL
Carrie Brownstein: Sleater-Kinney & IMDB
Full cast and crew
Blog & Facebook & Twitter & Instagram
The talented writers that bring us PORTLANDIA (photo from their annual retreat, for Season 6): Fred Armisen, Karey Dornetto, Carrie Brownstein, Graham Wagner and Jonathan Krisel:
Written by Karey Dornetto:
“Transparent” is the first online series to ever win a best series Golden Globe, comedy or drama. And it’s Amazon’s first.
Ali Pfefferman (Gaby Hoffmann) and Syd (Carrie Brownstein).
Carrie interviews Lena Dunham.
Carrie interviews Pearl Jam.
Carrie's article for Lucky Magazine.
Carrie talks to Bonnie Stiernberg of Paste Magazine.
Carrie on Sleater-Kinney and that screenplay she's writing ("Lost in Austen").
VIDEO: Carrie threw out the first pitch for the Seattle Mariners on May 9th.
The band Wild Flag: History and the music.