“[You can’t just say] ‘Dude, I liked all of your Instagram photos, so we’re best friends, right? Comedy might seem like a leap from Brownstein’s rambunctious band days, but she assures me it was only a difficult transition for her fans.
Her penchant for performing was never exclusive to music; it was a personality trait she’d nurtured since childhood.
“I think significant changes take longer to settle in as part of your identity.
And I guess because , and can’t believe I was ever in a band,” she says. ’” At the time Sleater-Kinney was making music, there was plenty to be upset about.
It was almost like we had been going along the same track, so there was an instant comfort.” That instant comfort only deepened as the two began seeing more of each other.