Tegan and Sara

Post-Warring: What Our Band Must Sacrifice to Survive

Wes Marskell | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Music
Wes Marskell

When Warring came out, I thought it was going to be the record for us. How naïve I was. Warring doesn't have a conventional single: the songs are too complex, the choruses aren't big enough or well enough defined and the lyrics are too abstract for commercial rock radio. I even remember having that clichéd conversation where someone said "I don't hear a single."

Everything IS Awesome Because The 'Lego Movie' Song Got A Grammy Nod

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Music

The Grammys have been rolling out their nominees list all day long, which you can see here. But we just wanted to point put that Tegan and Sara just g...

Tegan and Sara Blast Alberta's Gay Youth Bill

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Music

Alberta's most famous gay twin singing duo Tegan and Sara applauded the Alberta government's decision to press pause on a controversial gay-straight a...

WATCH: One More Reason To Love Tegan And Sara

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 06.02.2014 | Canada Music

Tegan and Sara are no strangers to standing up for same-sex rights and gay equality. But now the twins have lent their support behind a series of vide...

Tegan And Sara Go Quirky Chic At The Junos

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Style

It ain't the Grammys but Canada's premier music awards ceremony can bring the style on the red carpet. To wit: Sisters Tegan and Sara attended the ...

Junos 2014: Arcade Fire, Tegan And Sara, Drake Dominate Early Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

The 2014 Junos are officially on! Saturday's three-hour industry-only music gala saw 35 of 41 awards handed out, and many of the weekend’s major hop...

Tegan And Sara: Ellen Page 'Incredibly Brave' For Coming Out

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Music

Tegan and Sara may be hoping to hear their names at the Junos this weekend, where they're up for four awards, but the pop duo got an even more meaning...

Everything You Need To Know About The 2014 Juno Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Music

The city declared earlier this year to be colder than an uninhabitable planet is getting ready to shed some layers for Canada’s biggest music party,...

Raghav Is The Biggest Canadian Star You've Probably Never Heard Of

HuffPost Canada Music | Anupa Mistry | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Music

When Raghav Mathur left Calgary in 2000 for music school in the UK, he was only looking for the kind of convivial support and collaboration most music...

Our Pop Star Dream Cast For The 'Jem And The Holograms' Movie

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Music

Thursday, March 20, 2014 might just go down in history as one of the most truly, truly, truly outrageous dates in musical history. That was the day th...

Most Canadian Moment (West Coast Edition)

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Music

The Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators threw on throwback jerseys Sunday and laced up their skates to do battle on the ice in BC Place, which is no...

The 13 Best Canadian Albums of 2013

HuffPost Canada Music | Liisa Ladouceur | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

In 2013, more than ever before, Canadian music didn't just follow what was going on in the rest of the world — a world where "pop" continues to be t...

Musicians Helping Typhoon Haiyan Relief Efforts

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada Music

The devastation those residing in the Philippines from Typhoon Haiyan has been unimaginable. But bands from near and far are trying to help in whateve...

Tegan And Sara Make 'Marriage Equality' Ice Cream

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada Music

Tegan and Sara have spoken out for marriage equality over the years but are digging into the subject in another way: using spoons for a new "marriage ...

Polaris Prize Winner Godspeed You! Black Emperor Slam Polaris Prize

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Music

Music-lovers and the Canadian music industry came together at the Polaris Music Prize Gala to celebrate and reward the best Canadian album of the past...

WATCH: Live Stream The Polaris Music Prize Gala

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.23.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Music Prize, celebrating the best Canadian album of the past year, throws itself a huge annual party with nominee performing while the Gra...

Who Will Win The 2013 Polaris Prize?

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Music Prize, a not-for-profit organization celebrating the best Canadian album of the past year, is gearing up to reward one Canadian act ...

WATCH: Tegan & Sara's 'Goodbye, Goodbye'

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada Music

Once upon a time, we used phones to speak into and written words could take days, if not weeks, to reach someone. The evolution of technology, from te...

WATCH: Tegan And Sara Sing With Taylor Swift

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 08.21.2013 | Canada Music

Taylor Swift invited a couple special guests to her sold-out show Tuesday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles: Tegan and Sara. Swift brough...

Polaris Prize Short List Revealed

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 07.17.2013 | Canada Music

The Polaris Prize short list was revealed today in Toronto, with ten releases up for Canada's critic-voted best album music prize and a chance to win ...

Seven Artists for Your Canada Day Soundtrack

Alfonso Espina | Posted 08.31.2013 | Canada Music
Alfonso Espina

In honour of Canada Day, I decided to compile my list of the nation's best current talent in the world of music. None of these names are fresh to the industry. Many have been around for over a decade. However, some are just starting to elevate to the next level of their careers.

Tegan And Sara Vow Not To Marry Until Everyone Can

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Music

Canadian indie rockers Tegan and Sara have taken a vow not to get married until everyone can. The sisters made the pledge Tuesday as part of the NO...

Justin Bieber Cuts His Hair!

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Style

When Justin Bieber gets a haircut, is an angel made in heaven? The 19-year-old Canadian popstar revealed a new, shorter 'do on Twitter over the wee...

Tegan And Sara Make Cover Of Gay Mag's '40 Under 40' Issue

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Music

Tegan And Sara can add another feather in their cap now that the Canadian sister act have appeared on the cover of The Advocate's new "40 Under 40" is...

Tegan And Sara's Mom Thinks They'll Win A Grammy: 'Mom, You're High'

Huffington Post Music Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Music

Twin sister musical duo Tegan And Sara scored a nomination in the Best Long Form Music Video category at the 2013 Grammy Awards for their DVD, "Get Al...