This Business of Art

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This Business of Art
Tegan and Sara - This Business of Art cover.jpg
Studio album by Tegan and Sara
Released July 18, 2000 (2000-07-18)
Studio Hawksleytown Studios
Genre Indie rock
Length 35:38
Label Vapor
Producer Hawksley Workman
Tegan and Sara chronology
Under Feet Like Ours
(1999)Under Feet Like Ours1999
This Business of Art
If It Was You
(2002)If It Was You2002
Singles from This Business of Art
  1. "The First"
    Released: 2000
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Music Emissions 3.5/5 stars [2]

This Business of Art is a Tegan and Sara album released in 2000. It is their first official release through Vapor Records, though they independently released Under Feet Like Ours the previous year. Six of the songs originally appeared on its predecessor; "Proud", "Hype", "Freedom", "More for Me", "Come On" and "Superstar". "Frozen" was later included on the 2001 re-release of their debut album. This album was recorded at Hawksleytown Studios and mixed and mastered at Umbrella Sound in Toronto.

"My Number" was featured on the Sweet November soundtrack. In 2013, "Freedom" became the soundtrack to a Freederm advertising campaign in the UK.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The First" Tegan Quin 3:13
2. "Proud" Sara Quin 2:50
3. "Frozen" T. Quin 2:44
4. "Hype" S. Quin 3:29
5. "My Number" T. Quin 4:11
6. "All You Got" S. Quin 3:00
7. "Freedom" T. Quin 2:42
8. "Not with You" S. Quin 3:33
9. "More for Me" T. Quin 3:00
10. "Come On" S. Quin 3:06
11. "Superstar" T. Quin 3:42



  1. ^ This Business of Art at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Tegan And Sara - This Business of Art Review from". Music Emissions. 2003-04-01. Retrieved 2012-03-12. 

External links[edit]