Posts tagged "Tegan & Sara"

Oscars 2015 Best Original Song Nominees: John Legend and Common, Diane Warren, and More

This morning, the nominees for the 87th Academy Awards were announced. John Legend and Common are leading the the Best Original Song trophy, thanks to "Glory,"…
SPIN Staff / January 15, 2015

Nelson Mandela’s Death: Twitter Reacts

Following news of Nelson Mandela's death on December 5 at the age of 95, Twitter was immediately flush with reactions and remembrances which echoed the…
Kyle McGovern / December 5, 2013

Death Cab for Cutie Will Dive Into ‘Transatlanticism’ at Bumbershoot 2013

Ben Gibbard is reliving 2003 one album at a time. First, the Postal Service united for Coachella (and an ongoing tour), playing songs from their only…
Chris Martins / May 3, 2013

See Tegan and Sara Work Through Heartbreak in ‘I Was a Fool’ Video

SPIN cover stars Tegan and Sara crammed a lot of emotion into their excellent new album Heartthrob. As our scribe Jon Young put it, the record…
Chris Martins / April 23, 2013

Watch Tegan and Sara Stump for Marriage Equality With Pink-Lit ‘Leno’ Set

SPIN cover stars Tegan and Sara resumed their tour of the talk show circuit last night (April 11) by bringing "Closer" — the lead single from…
Kyle McGovern / April 12, 2013

See Tegan and Sara Explain the Birth of Two ‘Heartthrob’ Tracks

SPIN cover stars Tegan and Sara have made it clear that they were aiming for the pop charts when they wrote their SPIN Essential new…
Kyle McGovern / February 15, 2013

Watch Tegan and Sara Make Their Mom Proud on ‘Ellen’

Tegan and Sara dropped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show yesterday (February 13) to woo some more fans with a bouncy rendition of "Closer," the synthy lead single…
Kyle McGovern / February 14, 2013

Who Charted? Tegan and Sara Set Personal Best, Macklemore Is Simply the Worst

First! Ah, can you smell it? Fresh meat, at last! This week's Top 10 is led by not one, not two, not three but four debuts. Instead…
Chris Martins / February 6, 2013

Watch Tegan and Sara Bring ‘Heartthrob’ Gems to ‘Kimmel’

SPIN cover stars Tegan and Sara continued their recent charm offensive on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night, performing two cuts off their poppy SPIN Essential,…
Kyle McGovern / February 1, 2013

Hear Tegan and Sara’s Kate Bush-Style Ballad ‘I Was a Fool’

With the January 29 release of Tegan and Sara’s seventh album, Heartthrob, fast approaching, the Quin sisters are dropping aural gifts left and right. Last week…
Chris Martins / January 14, 2013

Tegan and Sara Pep Up the Rolling Stones’ ‘Fool to Cry’ for HBO’s ‘Girls’

Girls just wanted to have fun., and so the HBO show had the New York band deliver a new song, “Sight of the Sun” o…
Chris Martins / January 9, 2013

Watch Tegan and Sara Get ‘Closer’ to a ’90s Karaoke Party (in Spanx!)

As Tegan Quin told SPIN back in April, when she and sister Sara began work on their seventh album, Heartthrob, they realized that "It wa…
Chris Martins / November 28, 2012

Tegan and Sara Get ‘Closer’ to Stick in Our Heads on ‘Letterman’

"Closer," the first advance track from Tegan and Sara's upcoming album Heartthrob, is, as our own Chris Martins put it, "upbeat and heavy on the hook,…
Marc Hogan / November 21, 2012

Watch Tegan and Sara Play Hooky New ‘Closer’ Live

Canuck alt-poppers Tegan and Sara are back with a folksy, sisterly sort of vengeance. It's been three years since the Quin twins' all-growsed-up sixth studio…
Chris Martins / August 29, 2012’s Best of the Week

This week, Foo Fighters signed on for a fall tour and an MTV Movie Awards performance, Bon Iver debuted the first song off their upcomig…
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2011

Paramore, Tegan & Sara Set Tour Dates

Mark your calendars: The hour is nigh for this summer's girl-power rockapalooza.
William Goodman / March 22, 2010

Paramore, Tegan & Sara to Tour Together!

Talk about girl power!
Kelsey Paine / March 11, 2010