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Behind the Scenes With Tegan and Sara

Follow the sister act in the studio as they work on their next record

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"Sara and I arriving at the studio. Here I am trying to convince Sara to carry my water. I also appear to be digging for gold in my back pocket. Perhaps I'm proposing to bribe her to carry my water inside for me?" – Tegan Quin

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The Wizard

"Greg just found out he has been officially given the title 'Wizard Kurstin' in the producer community!" – Sara Quin

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Medieval Music

"Tegan singing while also checking out an episode of Game of Thrones on her laptop. She's really unfocused on the record now that she's fixated on John Snow's hair." – Sara Quin

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Wizard Kurstin and the Side Project

"We made Wizard Kurstin start a side project with us. He had no choice but to accept the offer after he heard how many freestyles Tegan could write in ten minutes using this tiny keyboard." – Sara Quin

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Greta Garbage

"Tegan and this dog Greta Garbage are starting another side project called 'Greta Garbage and Tegan go to Hollywood.' All joking aside, so many dogs have friended Tegan on Facebook since she barked in last weeks episode of Carpool Confessional." – Sara Quin

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Whistle Step

"Let me be the first to tell you that I am doing a lot of whistling on this record. Basically Greg is helping us bridge the gap between pop music and underground whistling culture. It's sort of the new dubstep." – Sara Quin

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‘Embrace the Curl’

"Are you kidding me with this hair Tegan!? Its super-professional looking, especially next to my helmet. 'Embrace the curl' is my new mantra going forward." – Sara Quin

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