Interview: Comedy-Folk Duo Garfunkel And Oates Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome make up the comedy-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates, whose simple, saucy songs about love and life as 30-something women have made their way to a scripted comedy on IFC.
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Working And Dating In LA, Living To Sing The Tale

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Working And Dating In LA, Living To Sing The Tale

Working And Dating In LA, Living To Sing The Tale

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Kate Micucci (left) and Riki Lindhome play a fictional version of their real-life joke-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates in a new scripted comedy on IFC. Darren Michaels/SMPSP/IFC hide caption

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Kate Micucci (left) and Riki Lindhome play a fictional version of their real-life joke-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates in a new scripted comedy on IFC.

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Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome, who perform together as Garfunkel and Oates, are experts at wrapping ugly, hilarious truths in sweet melodies. The guitar-and-ukulele duo's simple, often saucy songs about love, dating and navigating life as 30-something women have now made their way to a scripted comedy on IFC. Lindhome and Micucci recently spoke with NPR's David Greene; hear their conversation at the audio link.

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