There I was, in a coffee shop in Makati, about to interview twins Tegan and Sara, who were here recently for a concert.
I’ve read a lot about them and know for a fact that they’ve been asked about being twins or siblings and working together so much that you wonder if they can muster up answering another question about it.
Tegan and Sara Quinn are an indie act from Canada, formed in 1995. Their songs have been covered by The White Stripes and they’ve collaborated with DJs Tiesto and David Guetta to bridge the pop, dance and indie worlds.
They’ve sold close to a million records and their song “Closer,” from their seventh album “Heartthrob,” has been called “the almost-perfect single” by Spin Magazine.
When they sat to talk to me, I was struck by how alike they were, style-wise—both petite, with short hair and wearing all-black clothes—that I could only imagine how it would magnify their power on stage.
Before we began the interview, I took a mental note of who was whoRead More »from ‘We want to be around forever,’ says Tegan and Sara