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YouTube du Jour: Tegan and Sara

Canadian indie rock duo Tegan and Sara started the writing for their new album, Sainthood, in New Orleans at the Music Shed. They return tonight to Tipitina’s, with Steel Train and Holly Miranda opening. Here’s the first video from Sainthood – “Alligator” – with a low-rent, Olympics-closing-ceremonies vibe.

A Family Affair

When Canadian indie rock sisters Tegan and Sara started talking about where to write their new album in 2008, New Orleans came up. Right after Hurricane Katrina, Sara Quin came to New Orleans during a break from touring. “Sara had this really amazing experience,” Tegan Quin says. “She said, ‘The people there are amazing, and [...]