Tegan and Sara announce The Con: X Tour

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Tegan and Sara’s two-decade long career really took off with The Con. The acoustic centric album quickly became a classic within the twins devoted fanbase On its 10th birthday, the Canadian sisters are celebrating their breakthrough release, and have announced plans to perform the album in full on their The Con X: Tour. 

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Set to commence this fall throughout North America, Tegan and Sara plan to visit 16 cities (with more to be announced) with their guitars to play a special arrangement of the 14-song record. While tracks such as “The Con” and “Back In Your Head” regularly feature in the sister’s typical touring setlist, the upcoming tour will showcase a few lesser played tracks – “Hop A Plane,” “Burn Your Life Down” and “Like O, Like H.”

A portion of proceeds from ticket sales will go to the Tegan and Sara Foundation, which supports LGBTQ girls and women causes.

Tickets go on sale beginning June 16th here.

Check out Tegan and Sara’s full list of tour dates below:

6/24 – New York, NY – Pride Island, Pier 26, Hudson River Park
6/30 – Victoria, BC – Spirit of 150 Victoria
7/1 – Calgary, AB – City of Calgary Canada Day Festival
7/6 – Milwaukee, WI – SummerFest
7/8 – Ottawa, ON – RBC Bluesfest
7/27 – Halifax, NS – Rebecca Cohn Auditorium *
7/28 – Portland, ME – State Theatre *
7/29 – Buffalo, NY – Town Ballroom *
7/30 – Oro-Medonte, ON – WayHome Music and Arts Festival
7/31 – Cleveland, OH – House of Blues *
8/2 – Covington, KY – Madison Theater *
8/3 – Chicago, IL – Park West (Official Lollapalooza Aftershow) ^
8/4 – Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza
8/5 – Saint John, NB – Area 506 Festival
8/6 – Montreal, QC – Osheaga Music and Arts Festival
8/12 – Regina, SK – Regina Folk Festival
8/17 – Grand Rapids, MI – Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater
8/18 – Columbus, OH – Fashion Meets Music Festival
9/9 – San Bernadino, CA – High and Low Festival
9/15 – Flushing, NY – The Meadows Music and Arts Festival
10/20 – San Diego, CA – Balboa Theatre #
10/21 – Las Vegas, CA – The Pearl at The Palms #
10/23 – Los Angeles, CA – The Theatre at Ace Hotel #
10/25 – San Francisco, CA – The Masonic #
10/26 – Portland, OR – Revolution Hall #
10/27 – Seattle, WA – The Moore #
10/28 – Vancouver, BC – Queen Elizabeth Theatre #
10/30 – Calgary, AB – Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium #
10/31 – Edmonton, AB – Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium #
11/3 – Minneapolis, MN – State Theatre #
11/5 – Detroit, MI – Masonic Temple #
11/8 – Brooklyn, NY – Kings Theatre #
11/9 – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre #
11/10 – Upper Darby, PA – Tower Theatre #
11/13 – Atlanta, GA – Tabernacle #
11/15 – Austin, TX – Paramount Theatre #

* with Japanese Breakfast
^ with FRENSHIP
# The Con X: Tour Acoustic Show

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Jared Allen

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Jared is a music journalist, photographer and avid music listener living in Charlotte, NC. He enjoys live music, long car rides with Kellin Quinn and trips to the local record store, even though he still doesn't own a turntable in fear that his roommates will evict him.

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