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Not surprisingly, this isn’t because the banging chorus would’ve proven too much for us all to handle.
Instead, she suggests, it’s because the mainstream’s discussion around queerness was coming not from members of the community.
We always felt a little awkward in the indie-rock world anyway, because we weren’t necessarily guitar players by nature. SARA In the ’90s, everything was about the guitar, everything was about rock and alternative music.
The timing was just really specific around us beginning to write songs and starting our first band.
By contrast, Lovato and Perry’s tracks are acutely aware of their ‘this isn’t what I usually do’ attitude, but it’s that the language is there at all which is so important, reckons Sara.
“People underestimate how powerful that message is to society.
It’s a tough question for anyone to answer more specifically, particularly when they’ve been performing for nearly two decades.I was really, really a big part of why we never really played that kind of game.And I feel like I had a bit of a “born again” moment with radio on the last album cycle.If their previous (and most commercially successful) album, “Heartthrob,” was about the duo’s dipping a toe into the choppy waters of pop, “Love You to Death,” out Friday, June 3, is a practiced, splash-less dive further into dance-oriented tracks that could fit easily on Top 40 playlists.Still, the album is recognizably Tegan and Sara, heavy on syncopated, harmonized hooks and lyrically personal, addressing queer themes on songs like “Boyfriend” and “BWU” — both sisters are gay — while opening up about their own fraught relationship on “White Knuckles” and “100x.”In separate phone interviews, Tegan and Sara Quin discussed their pop ambitions, sharing the stage with Katy Perry and Taylor Swift, and the absence of an openly gay female pop megastar. The most obvious thing about the new album is that there are no guitars. TEGAN We added guitar to a lot of stuff on the last record, I think just because we thought we had to.