Tagged: Fred Armisen


Interview: Fred Armisen on Portlandia

Yesterday we talked to Carrie Brownstein about Microsoft and the world’s crush on Riot Grrrl. Today we turned to her partner Fred Armisen for an east coast counterpoint. He touched some on playing Obama, being … read more »

POSTED January 20, 2011 1:00PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Interview: Carrie Brownstein on Portlandia

Before we lived in New York City we lived in Portland, Oregon. There we went to a college that was so weird it was recently threatened to be prosecuted as a crack house, and lived … read more »

POSTED January 19, 2011 12:00PM IN ART+CULTURE INTERVIEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Backstage Interview With Fred Armisen & "Zero" (Live On Saturday Night Live)

We expected to hear the new singles from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs latest, It’s Blitz!, when the formidable trio performed on Saturday Night Live this past weekend, but what we didn’t expect was to hear … read more »

POSTED April 15, 2009 12:00PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,

Man Man – "Rabbit Habits" (With Fred Armisen, Martin Starr And Charlyne Yi)

Man Man released their third studio album, Rabbit Habits, last year and have since been gaining quite the buzz around the new record. The vaudeville-esque band is known for their outlandish onstage appeal and rough, viking-like sound, so when they released their new video for the album’s title track, “Rabbit Habits”, we had to take a look and see what sort of bizarre, imaginative surprises they had in store for us, and we must say it’s one of the best videos we have seen in a while. read more »

POSTED April 8, 2009 3:57PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , ,