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Spending time in the mainstream is basically like being at one long Taylor Swift Fourth of July party.“Somehow we’ve managed to open the gate and walk over to the barbecue that’s happening on the other side to hang out with a different scene of people,” she says.
The invite is extended and accepted with eyes open.
“As we became more popular, it was confusing to be accepted by the old guard of mainly white, heterosexual indie rock guys, because they wouldn’t necessarily speak out in support of us,” says Tegan.
“We were in the scene but always on the periphery.”Being marginalized often (usually) goes hand in hand with being condescended to.
She wanted their music to be something different; it had started to feel inauthentic.
After all, they’ve been performing and creating together professionally for almost two decades.The solution: , a synth-pop nugget released in early 2013 that stabbed a stake through their indie cred and vaulted them into the mainstream.The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200, a personal best.They’re the perfect hosts, even though they’re the guests.An anecdote is told about Mickey— one of Sara’s two Internet-famous cats and the subject of copious amounts of fan art—who, the previous evening, had taken a flying leap from the deck of the Silverlake home Sara shares with her girlfriend, Stacy Reader.