They’ve been on the verge of straight-up pop music for years, but Tegan and Sara are going all in with Heartthrob. “It’s our most heartbreaking record,” says Tegan Quin.
“But if you’d asked me first if we have telepathy I would have said, ‘No, you’re annoying, don’t even ask the question’.” The duo from Calgary, Canada, have been making albums for 17 years now. “So many questions feel like they infantilise us: ‘Do you live together? ’ No, we f**king do not,” says Sara, the younger by eight minutes. But after so long in the public eye, they’re understandably frustrated with being asked the same things about life as identical twins.Sara: We were reimagining our teen years when we were putting this video together.In middle school and high school, we loved house parties.