Live Wire Radio #244: Fred Armisen, Merrill Markoe, Sallie Ford by Live Wire Radio published on 2014-05-08T20:23:32Z Our 10th Anniversary show with Saturday Night Live and Portlandia star Fred Armisen, Late Night with David Letterman co-creator Merrill Markoe, and music from Sallie Ford. Fred Armisen A groundbreaking performer on Saturday Night Live for 12 seasons, Fred Armison is the co-creator and star of IFC's seminal sketch comedy series, Portlandia, currenlty in it's fourth season. He is presently the bandleader for Late Night with Seth Meyers, on NBC, and the most bumped into celebrity in Portland, Oregon. Merrill Markoe Co-Creator of Late Night with David Letterman and author of Cool, Calm and Contentious. Sallie Ford The lovable songstress with her new all-female band.