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Carrie Brownstein

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Birthday
27, 1974
Birthplace
Seattle, WA
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Seattle, WA

About

Guitarist and singer with the rock bands Sleater-Kinney and White Flag. She also starred in and wrote for the sketch comedy series Portlandia.

Before Fame

She started playing guitar at the age of fifteen and later studied sociolinguistics at The Evergreen State College.

Trivia

She penned "Monitor Mix," a National Public Radio (NPR) Music blog.

Family Life

She grew up in Washington state and was raised by her father following her parents' divorce.

Associated With

She co-starred on Portlandia with fellow comedian Fred Armisen.