Tegan and Sara at Upstate Concert Hall; and a few other recently announced shows

tegan and sara

Yep, they're identical twins.

The indie rock duo Tegan and Sara are playing a show at Upstate Concert Hall February 22. Tickets are $22.50 ahead / $25 day of -- they go on sale Friday (February 1).

The duo has a new album out this week. It's synthpoppy. The 'fork found it favorable.

A few other recently announced shows:

+ Black Francis at Helsinki Hudson February 8 -- you know, Frank Blank, from the Pixies. (We're not sure when this was announced, but it's happening soon.) $25

+ Willy Moon at Dinosaur Bar-B-Q February 15 -- as heard in the iPod commercial. A free show (21+) thanks to EQX and a beer company.

+ Frank Turner at Upstate Concert Hall March 3 -- punk rocker turned toward folk. $15 ahead / $17 day of - on sale February 1

+ Deerhoof at Valentine's April 14 -- influential noise rock band. $13

Earlier on AOA:
+ Some shows coming up, winter 2013
+ The Joy Formidable at Upstate Concert Hall

photo: Lindsey Byrnes

Comments

YAY! I love Tegan and Sara. The new album is awesome.

Don't forget Greg Brown is at the Egg this Saturday!

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