Double Trouble: Twins on the 2013 Festival Circuit

We’ve been noticing an uptick of twins playing music festivals this summer. And we love twins, not enough to get a subscription to TWINS magazine, mind you, but enough to whip up this quick list of multiples on the touring circuit this summer.

1. Nervo

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Australia’s favorite leggy blonde DJ twin sisters will be traveling the world in 2013.

The Twins: Miriam and Olivia Nervo
Festival Sampler: Future Music Festival, Spring Awakening, Electric Forest

2. The Breeders

The Deal sisters will be performing The Last Splash all this summer.

The Deal sisters will be performing The Last Splash all this summer.

The Twins: Kim and Kelley Deal
Festival Sampler: Pimavera Sound, Optimus Primavera Sound, ATP Curated by Deerhunter

3. Tegan & Sara

Tegan-and-Sara

The most adorable hipster export that Canada has ever produced.

The Twins: Tegan and Sara Quin
Festival Sampler: Groovin’ The Moo, Coachella

 

4. Biffy Clyro

 

Biffy Clyro

Guess which two are the twins in Biffy Clyro.

The Twins: James and Ben Johnston
Festival Sampler: Northside, Rock Werchter

 

5. The National

The National actually boasts two sets of brothers, but only one set of twins.

The National actually boasts two sets of brothers, but only one set of twins.

The Twins: Aaron Dessner,Bryce Dessner
Festival Sampler: Bonnaroo, Bunbury

Born during a sweaty, backstage, Bonnaroo downpour, the Chief Festival Junkie's mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to every great festival that this wide world has to offer. While his identity remains a mystery, you may have already met him, probably when he helped himself to your party favors.

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