Local Current Blog

Archives: Sleater-Kinney

Sleater-Kinney and Lizzo share the love with searing Valentine’s Day show at First Avenue

In August 2006, Sleater-­Kinney performed their last show, in Portland, before taking a seemingly indefinite hiatus. In August 2006, Barack Obama was not yet a household name. Besides Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen’s most prominent role was probably that of Tino the nightclub owner from Anchorman, with Portlandia still a half-decade from its premiere. I was […]

Read More