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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

More Torres stories

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

Photos: Torres @ Doug Fir, Portland 5/15/15

Torres is currently touring in support of her excellent new album, Sprinter, and we sent photographer Colin McLaughlin to shoot her show at Doug Fir…
James Rettig | May 16, 2015 - 1:32 pm

Stream Torres Sprinter

Following a strong run of singles that included "Strange Hellos," "Cowboy Guilt," and the title track, you can finally hear Torres' fantastic new album Sprinter
James Rettig | April 27, 2015 - 9:21 am

Torres – “Cowboy Guilt”

Most of the songs on Torres' sophomore album Sprinter are aggressive, confused, and tumultuous. "Strange Hellos" and "Sprinter" boil with barely-masked rage, biting memories and…
Caitlin White | April 22, 2015 - 7:27 pm

Torres – “Sprinter” Video

Both of Torres' videos for her Sprinter singles -- "Strange Hellos" and, now, the title track -- have dealt with a dark mysticism. The first…
James Rettig | April 7, 2015 - 8:46 pm

Torres – “Sprinter”

Mackenzie Scott and I have a lot in common. We both grew up in a would-be pristine Christian framework that turned to poison fruit in…
Caitlin White | March 24, 2015 - 5:22 pm