NEW Book Tour date for Montreal (now Dec 7th): "We're happy to announce the NEW DATE and VENUE TICKETS for our event with Carrie Brownstein! All tickets purchased for the original date (Nov 16) will be honoured for this new date." -Librairie Drawn & Quarterly
NEW Book Tour date for Toronto (now Dec 17th): "This event has been rescheduled for December 17. All customers with November 17 tickets have been given priority and offered tickets for this new date. If you are interested in attending please add your name to the waitlist HERE. Customers will be notified as soon as a ticket becomes available. We apologize for any inconvenience." -Toronto Public Library
"Unfortunately, both Canadian stops of the book tour [had to be] rescheduled on account of unforeseen travel issues. So sorry!" -Carrie
"Finally, it's here! I'd be honored if you read or downloaded my book that's out today. Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl." -Love, CB.
Published by Riverhead Books in the US and Virago Books in the UK.
Please check out Carrie's twitter page for the most up-to-date information on interviews, reviews and tour dates for her memoir. Great stuff you won't find here.
Rough Trade Book of the Year 2015: Carrie Brownstein - 'Hunger Makes Me A Modern Girl'
"A behind-the-scenes look at the recording of my audiobook." -Carrie (via Bustle)
The full talk with Carrie, for Mary Anne Hobbs' Key of Life interview, on BBC Radio 6 Music.
Carrie in conversation with Dave Eggers, at San Francisco's JCC:
Carrie sat down with Off Camera with Sam Jones, to discuss her memoir. Here's a preview.
OUT100: "Through music, television, & words, Carrie challenges the status quo."
Carrie was on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. You can see the full interview (37 minutes in) or watch an excerpt here. Web bonus parody: Somber Grrrl
Carrie describes finding (and hiding) herself in music on Fresh Air with Terry Gross.
The New Yorker has published an essay "No Normal," excerpted from “Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir." Carrie talks about her father's coming out.
Fall Book Guides: Vanity Fair, Vulture, The Cut, Vogue, Huffington Post, and Paste Magazine.
Carrie discusses her memoir with Pitchfork's Jenn Pelly.
Book Tour Dates
Here are details of Carrie's UK book tour. And here are the locations and ticket info for the US and Canada (Montreal and Toronto stops have been rescheduled). 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 playing in Mexico, at the Festival Corona Capital this November 21st and 22nd. En Español.
Sleater-Kinney will play Australia's Golden Plains festival, March 12th through the 14th. They're also playing other dates in New Zealand and Australia: Powerstation (Auckland), HQ Complex (Adelaide), Triffid (Brisbane), Sydney Opera House (Sydney) and The Croxton (Melbourne). For the full schedule and ticket information.
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 Feb 20th at the BBC RADIO 6 MUSIC FESTIVAL in Newcastle, England. Video here.
Sleater-Kinney performed No Cities To Love & Price Tag on the BBC2's Later With Jools Holland!
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. And they'll be back for a seventh season!
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 talks 'Portlandia' and joys of fandom with Los Angeles Times reporter Glenn Whipp for a chat about the show, Sleater-Kinney and other stuff.
A conversation between old friends Miranda July and Carrie from the February issue of Interview Magazine.
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.