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The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

It's a breezy, beautiful day in New York City and while it feels like fall, we're in for a hot weekend. Chris and Tom are…
Stereogum | September 22, 2017 - 5:20 pm

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

T.O.P., the most effortlessly charismatic member of the South Korean boy band BigBang was released from the hospital today after overdosing on anti-anxiety pills. T.O.P.
Tom Breihan | June 9, 2017 - 1:40 pm


The 6 Best Moments Of Primavera Sound 2015 Saturday

I'd been told Primavera was one of the best festivals in Europe, and as the final day started up I definitely believed the hype. It's…
Ryan Leas | May 31, 2015 - 11:12 pm

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Torres Talks Label Drama & “Phallocentric” Live Music Business

Last year, Torres said that she was dropped by the label 4AD for "not being commercially successful enough" in the wake of her 2017 album…
James Rettig | July 11, 2019 - 3:00 pm


Hear Torres’ New Song Inspired By The 5th Amendment

The people behind WNYC Studios' More Perfect podcast are putting together 27: The Most Perfect Album, a compilation of original songs inspired by the 27…
Peter Helman | September 12, 2018 - 10:00 am

Torres – “Gracious Day”

The last we heard from Mackenzie Scott, who puts out music as Torres, was earlier this year when she said that she was dropped from
James Rettig | July 16, 2018 - 4:20 pm

Torres Says She Was Dropped By 4AD “For Not Being Commercially Successful Enough”

It's been a rocky year for critically acclaimed 4AD signees. First Grimes called out the "shit label" and now Mackenzie Scott, who records as Torres,…
Julia Gray | April 16, 2018 - 8:30 pm

Watter – “History Of The Future” Video

Watter is a supergroup featuring the following lineup: Britt Walford (Slint), Dominic Cipolla (Phantom Family Halo, Torres), Rachel Grimes (Rachel's), Bundy K. Brown (Tortoise), and…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2017 - 1:56 pm

Torres – “Helen In The Woods” Video

Mackenzie Scott, the singer-songwriter who makes music under the name Torres, is following up her powerful 2015 LP Sprinter with Three Futures, her first album…
Peter Helman | September 19, 2017 - 11:03 am

Torres – “Three Futures” Video

Last month, Mackenzie Scott, the powerful and spartan songwriter who records as Torres, released a stark and intense new song called "Skim" and an even…
Tom Breihan | July 12, 2017 - 9:33 am

Torres – “Skim” Video

Torres has signed to 4AD and debuted a single today to accompany the announcement. "Skim" is the first new music we're hearing from Mackenzie Scott…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 6, 2017 - 10:22 am

Stream New Brandi Carlile Covers By Jim James, TORRES, & Margo Price

The star-studded Brandi Carlile tribute album Cover Stories is out next week. We've already heard Dolly Parton and Pearl Jam, and now that the full…
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2017 - 9:45 am

Anti-Trump Charity Project Offers 100 New Songs From Artists Like Angel Olsen, Mitski, Toro Y Moi, & Mountain Goats

Our First 100 Days is a charity project that will release one new song per day for the first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency.
James Rettig | January 13, 2017 - 11:45 am

Torres – “Special” (Garbage Cover)

Earlier this year Torres released her incredibly poignant, silvery sophomore album Sprinter, a record that encompassed anger, abandonment, and forgiveness in the folds of veering,…
Caitlin White | October 2, 2015 - 1:51 pm

Photos: Courtney Barnett, Speedy Ortiz, Torres @ Terminal 5, NYC 7/22/15

Courtney Barnett headlined a packed show at New York's Terminal 5 last night, enlisting fellow indie favorites Torres and Speedy Ortiz as openers. For the…
Stereogum | July 23, 2015 - 11:58 am