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Carrie Brownstein
Closeup image of Brownstein singing into a microphone
Brownstein performing with Wild Flag at Coachella in 2012
Background information
Birth name Carrie Rachel Brownstein
Born September 27, 1974 (1974-09-27) (age 45)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Origin Redmond, Washington, U.S.
Genres
Occupations
  • Musician
  • writer
  • actress
Instruments
  • Guitar
  • vocals
Years active 1993–present
Associated acts
  • Excuse 17
  • Sleater-Kinney
  • Wild Flag
  • The Spells

Carrie Rachel Grace Brownstein (September 27, 1974 ) is an American singer, guitarist and actor. She sings with the band Wild Flag. Brownstein plays indie and alternative rock music. Since 2011, she has acted on the sketch comedy television series Portlandia.

Brownstein was born in Seattle, Washington. She grew up in Redmond, Washington and lives in Portland, Oregon. In 2010, she stated that she is bisexual.


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