On one hand are moments you experience and then forget. On the other hand moments you remember: fragmented images, sounds, scents and feelings pieced into the stories you tell your friends, your family, yourself.
Brooklyn artist Torres is fascinated with both, and the distance between them. Her songs are powerful vignettes that include the conscious and unconscious self, filled with everyday details, hopes, regrets, reflections and resolutions. Torres, AKA Mackenzie Scott, has described the record as a celebration of the body, and there’s a clear physicality to the music. Muscular guitar melodies and pulsing drum machine rhythms underscore vocals of varying intensity, sometimes impassioned in their rendering of human mysteries, and other times coolly removed.
Three Futures is out now via Remote Control.