Tegan Quin wants to get "Closer" - AfterEllen
Sep 6, Tegan Quin wants to get “Closer” And with the album's title still not made public , Tegan and Sara's new stuff is Photo by Lindsey Byrnes. Jul 6, "Someday" is about Lindsey Byrnes calculess: “ “I think that 'Someday' We never got to date. —Tegan Quin, Sentimentalist Magazine Are tegan quin and lindsey byrnes still dating. This song is about when you really like a beautiful person and they don't like you back. I know. But there's a happy.
Photo by Lindsey Byrnes AfterEllen: Which sounds like a lot more fun than Ft. Is your first time performing there?
Have you attended as guests before? Well I think you guys are going to be in for a treat—well I know at least everyone else there is.
Yeah we are really excited. Will you be playing some of your older fan favorites as well? Yeah, we absolutely do. I mean our live shows include songs from all of our records, so we definitely love playing all our stuff.
It was unlike anything else I had heard. With each new album comes a new feeling, a new sound.
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Is that something that is very important to the both of you, or is it just the natural evolution of your sound as musicians? I think it absolutely is part of just a natural evolution, of a new vision, of constantly striving to do something new and different.
I think Sara and I are. If you talk about, this is what came out so many years ago, I think we have just grown and evolved as artists. As individuals we changed, the business changed, the way we make music as changed, the way we record music has changed.
Oftentimes in the studio, we were reluctant to layer all the harmonies or background vocals, because how would we ever perform them live?
Tegan Quin wants to get “Closer”
Now we have the ability. Just even something as simple as being able to sample a vocal and play it. Things have just evolved so much.This Just Out with Liz Feldman and special guests Tegan Quin & Little Brutes
I think we write better than we ever did and I think we still care most about the songs and the stories. Telling those stories and writing great songs, that is ultimately the most important thing to us. Absolutely not, as a fan as well, you have always been on the cutting edge of all of that anyway.
I think with Heartthrob we just lucked out. What we are making and music that we are interested in right now just happens to be accessible. It was kind of just really great luck. I have no idea. It felt really special to make a record like this that has really allowed us to do so many awesome things.
Well that is along the same lines as my next question.
yet another tegan and sara fanblog — "Someday" is about Lindsey Byrnes
Your latest album Heartthrob was released to much critical and popular acclaim. And of course you were featured on Glee! I know that actress Lea Michele was a big fan of the album. Glee, that was a really big deal when that happened. That was defiantly a sign that the pop scene has changed and a lot of pop culture places were really going to open up their arms to us, which was really exciting.
Both are openly gay   and live and travel between Vancouver and Los Angeles.
They are both advocates for LGBT equality as well as music education, literacy, and cancer research. Both were photographed holding a sign that read "The rights of the minority should never be subject to the whim of the majority. They spoke out on behalf of Against Me! The "Animals" T-shirt features Tegan and Sara, a turtle, fox, koala, penguin, and a dragonfly all labeled with their Latin names.
The text at the bottom reads "Gay behaviour is found in over species. Covers and a portion of ticket prices from The Con's tenth anniversary tour went to the Tegan and Sara Foundation.
At the end of The Con 10th anniversary tour in they stated they plan to take two years off from touring to focus on The Tegan and Sara Foundation and to make a new record. The sisters are known to do a lot of onstage banter, which often includes stories and commentary about their childhood, politicsand life on the road; this has become a characteristic trait of their live shows.
InTegan and Sara opened for the band fun. Tegan and Sara toured with Perry from September to October Quin[ edit ] Tegan appeared on Against Me!
In AprilTegan wrote and recorded a song titled "His Love" at the request of Augusten Burroughs as a contribution to the audio version of his book A Wolf at the Table.