Vocalist and guitarist most well-known as an associate from the acclaimed all-female rock and roll trio Sleater-Kinney. She’s also collaborated with Sarah Dougher in the music group Cadallaca and released her 1st solo recording, 1,000 Years, this year 2010. Before becoming a member of Sleater-Kinney, she was an associate from the well-known riot grrrl take action Heavens to Betsy. She dated Slater-Kinney bandmate and long term Portlandia celebrity Carrie Brownstein through the early days from the band’s living. She wedded film and music video movie director Lance Bangs in 2000. They possess a son called Marshall and a child named Glory. She’s used drummer Janet Weiss in Sleater-Kinney.