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Tegan and Sara's Heartthrob Now Certified Gold, While "Closer" Is Platinum Certified!
July 16 2013

TEGAN AND SARAâS HEARTTHROB NAMED TO POLARIS MUSIC PRIZE SHORTLIST

HEARTTHROB NOW CERTIFIED GOLD, WHILE âCLOSERâ IS PLATINUM
CERTIFIED

âI WAS A FOOLâ REACHES GOLD STATUS

CANADIAN TOUR DATES CONTINUES


Toronto, ON â July 16. At a press conference held earlier today at Torontoâs Drake Hotel, Tegan and Saraâs new album HEARTTHROB was named to the Polaris Music Prize shortlist. This is the second time the Canadian sisters have received this honour. Their 2010 album SAINTHOOD was also named to the Polaris Music Prize shortlist. The announcement comes on the heels of the albumâs gold certification, as well as the platinum certification of their first single âCloser.â As if all that werenât enough, this week their new single âI Was a Foolâ attained gold certification as well.

In addition to the Polaris Music Prize and the multiple sales certifications, Tegan and Sara have been seeing unprecedented success at Canadian radio. âI Was a Foolâ is now poised to crack the Top 10 at both CHR and Hot AC and is being heard on radio stations across the country. To complement the coast to coast radio support, Tegan and Sara have been touring the country, both with fun. and on their own. The tour kicked off at Torontoâs Downsview Park, and will continue through Quebec and the east coast before finishing the Canadian leg in Vancouver. For a full list of dates, please see below. For the most up-to-date Tegan and Sara information go to teganandsara.com, like them on Facebook, or follow them on Twitter @teganandsara.

Canadian Tour Dates
* - supporting FUN.

July 17 Chatham, ON Capitol Theatre
July 29 St. Johnâs, NL Mile One
July 30 Halifax, NS Metro
July 31 Moncton, NB Casino New Brunswick
August 1 Quebec City, QC Impérial de Québec
August 3 Montreal, QC Osheaga Festival
August 30 Vancouver, BC Ambleside Park*