Tegan and Sara
Before hitting the stage for the We Can Survive concert, Katy Perry’s BFF spoke with Radio.com about her ’80s-inspired upcoming album, the inspiration behind “Roar” and the difference between writing songs for herself and writing for others.
The sisters talk about their views on the development of their critically acclaimed album ‘Heartthrob’ and the difficulties that women still face in the music industry in the modern-age.
Watch the big finale from the ‘We Can Survive’ benefit show at The Hollywood Bowl.
The female bill was as wide-ranging in all corners of pop as Perry’s latest effort, “Prism,” so not only was the benefit concert Perry’s creation, it also served as a celebration of the new album.
Contrary to popular styling opinion, it doesn’t actually require a whip, meat dress or exploding bra to make a woman a pop star these days. Just ask Tegan and Sara.
Tegan and Sara show off their ’80s sensibilities with the previously unreleased B-side.
The twins told Radio.com that they’re excited to perform alongside Katy Perry and the three other ladies on the ‘We Can Survive’ bill, but even more excited to be associated with the Young Survival Coalition.
CBS RADIO presents Katy Perry’s ‘We Can Survive’ benefit concert featuring Sara Bareilles, Ellie Goulding, Tegan & Sara and Kacey Musgraves live, October 23, at the Hollywood Bowl.
What’s better than Tegan and Sara’s video for “Closer”? A version of that same video recreated entirely with adorable dogs.
Paramore announced today (Aug. 22) that they’ll be breaking in to the music cruise trend — previously reserved for older, washed-up types (pun intended) — with a four-day concert cruise aptly dubbed Parahoy.
Tegan and Sara Talk Intelligent Pop, Touring With fun. & Being Macklemore’s ‘Two Little Gay Friends’
Along with their recent success, the duo discussed touring with their pals in fun., the importance of having artistic freedom and what Macklemore’s “Same Love” means to them.
A number of musicians were quick to respond on Twitter with their support for the ruling in support of gay marriage. More to come, we imagine, as the West Coast wakes up and sees the big news.
While there were no Daft Punk reveals or a blinding sandstorm, Coachella 2013′s second weekend kicked off by showcasing the impressively wide range of music delivered by the annual desert festival.
This week, April 8-12, sees the return of Brad Paisley, Paramore, the Jonas Brothers, Major Lazer and more on late night TV.
2012 was, by any measure, a massive success for fun. While last year was marked with huge TV appearances and red carpets, so far 2013 is shaping up to be the band’s year of touring. [...]