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| F U T U R E | New single is available for purchase & streaming now! iTunes Spotify SoundCloud  Apple Music

Wild Honey Pie

We’re in good company over at The Wild Honey Pie! They’ve done sessions with artists we very much admire & more. Dig this new song. F U T U R E 

Amoeba Music In-store Performance 4/7

Very excited to announce that we’ll be doing an in-store performance at Amoeba Music in Hollywood April 7!!! Our fave record store in the world! Converse is going to be releasing a 7-inch vinyl of our single, TONGUES! Mark the date down in yr calendars & come spend the evening with us 🙂 Lots of new songs to […]

TONGUES – New Single!

Well, it’s been over a year since we’ve released any new music… TONGUES premiered in Buzzbands LA today! Converse is releasing a 7-inch vinyl of the single on April 7. That day we will have a record release show at Amoeba Records in Hollywood! For now play it over and over until the end of time. […]

A moment

A moment captured from our recent show with Happy Hollows. You can see the whole gallery at LA Record.

First of the year

First show of the year this Thursday, Feb 5 in LA! There are many new songs to share. The feel is quite dancey and groove oriented, for lack of better terms. Tell a friend. We will see you s o o n! Tickets  

Recording/Converse Rubber Tracks

November was a blur. One thing we do remember is a session we recorded with Converse/Rubber Tracks. Look out for the new songs in the days ahead. Some new tunes we’ve been kicking around…releases, visuals, and more when it all makes sense… Tongues Signs Fever Dreams Talk Future Find what you’re looking for?   Photo […]

ENDLESSLY REPEATING EP IS NOW AVAILABLE TO THE WORLD…PHYSICAL COPIES TO BE SOLD ONLINE SOON… iTunes:                                                                                                                       Spotify:

LA, it’s almost time for our EP Release show at The Bootleg Theater! Show is happening this Thursday, June 19. There’s still some tickets left. We highly suggest purchasing tickets now to avoid lines. Don’t say we didn’t warn ya! Listen to our latest single, Endlessly Repeating again…

Thank you people of the world for listening/enjoying/sharing “Endlessly Repeating“! In such a short time the single has now reached over 40,000 plays and has reached more countries than we could have imagined. Listen again here and to those in LA, we will see you at the EP Release show for…Endlessly Repeating EP…out 6/17 (iTunes, […]

After months in the cave, we’re happy to announce the release of our new 4 song-EP, Endlessly Repeating!! To celebrate we’re having a show/release party at The Bootleg Theater 6/19! We see you LA! Tickets available here! Listen to the new single ………”Endlessly Repeating.” See you soon!

Back in Feb we did a performance with Balcony TV up in the Hollywood Hills! This is “Staring”, formerly “ITPS”. Take a look!



‘Endlessly Repeating’ is now premiering in NYLON Magazine! New EP out 6/17! Go check out the song now!

“Staring” Premiere

Today is a good day. Our new single “Staring” is premiering on Interview Magazine!!! Thanks for waiting and thank you Andy Warhol for creating such a sexy publication. Enjoy and dance to this!  

  Happy to announce our next show…We’ll be supporting Moving Units at The Roxy on Fri, March 28! This show will sell out so grab them tickets soon! Miss ya tons. Goldenvoice Presents…

News coming soon…until then here’s a throwback from our last show at Echoplex.

T h a n k s

Thank you LA! You made our last show of the year so beautiful. Look out for the new album in 2014. Majors things in store…

Wolves and Boats

Who’s coming to our show at The Echoplex, Friday Nov 8th? This will be our biggest headlining show in LA yet. Buy your tickets before it sells out!  

New Noise Fest

Today we will be playing at New Noise Festival in Santa Barbara w/ Haim, Andrew W.K., Cayucas, Holy Ghost, Gardens & Villa and more! Our specific show will be at Seven Bar. Can’t wait to see you again Santa Barbs!  

Album Under Way…

At last, we have begun recording our new album. We couldn’t be happier with the way things are shaping up. This album is certainly going to be a keeper and it’s nice to have engineer, David Newton as part of our team. Eric and I have taken the task of of performing everything (vocals, guitar, […]

E c h o p l e x x

Feeling quite ecstatic to say we’re playing headlining the Echoplex in Los Angeles on Nov. 8th! This will be our biggest hometown show to date. Spread the word, tell your friends and family. Buy your tickets  h e r e  


Thank you UC Riverside! The energy was pumping so hard at last Monday’s show. Kids were screaming so loud we couldn’t fucking hear ourselves at times. This was a good experience for us. See you again soon…

This Saturday we’re opening for Wild Nothing at Soda Bar in San Diego – SOLD OUT. The day before that we’re seeing them open for our boys, Local Natives at The Greek Theater in LA! Let’s get weird this week! And of course, we play at KROQ‘s Lobster Fest – 3pm set – www.lobsterfest.com  

So excited to announce we’ll be co-headlining a show at The Echoplex w/ The Lonely Wild on Nov. 8!! Mark your calendars, this is about to go down. Biggest hometown show yet! Purchase tickets here before the show sells out!


The other night we played to a few thousand folks at LA State Historic Park. This was certainly a highlight for us this year! Next shows: 9/14 – opening for Wild Nothing @ Soda Bar – San Diego, CA & 9/15 @ KROQ Lobster Fest – San Pedro, CA . . . . . .see you […]

O v e r

Tour is over. We are so happy to be back home in LA. Last night we had the privilege to play for 2,000 people at LA State Historic Park. There are many things in the works for us and we plan to finish our new album by the end of the year. Expect this album […]

W a l t er W h i t e

In Albuquerque…feeling the presence of Walter White as we grub down on some Mexican food. Tonight we play at Low Spirits! The tour has been wild! Three more shows to go! LA Friends & FAM: hope to see you this Sat for our HOMECOMING SHOW: 8/31 @ Eat|See|Hear– LA State Historic Park. Torches will be […]


Well, well, well…our tour with Filligar has been filled tremendous amounts of fun and laughter, but tonight we say goodbye to these fellas. Eric, myself and our touring bassist, Braeden just arrived in Saint Anthony, Minnesota where we’ll be steady hangin’ until our show. T o n i g h t we’re playing at Amsterdam […]

Tour begins…


Next fucking week

A week from today we begin our US TOUR. Peep all of the dates below and share with your friends & family. Can’t fucking wait! 8/14 @ The Griffin – San Diego, CA 8/15 @ Cafe Du Nord – San Francisco, CA 8/16 @ Harlows – Sacramento, CA 8/17 @ Hawthorne Theater – Portland, OR […]

Fucking Excited

Getting shit done before we leave…Tour starts August 14th @ The Griffin in San Diego! Check the dates below to see if we’re playing in your town! Fucking excited! TORCHES on tour w/ Filligar 8/14 @ The Griffin – San Diego, CA 8/15 @ Cafe Du Nord – San Francisco, CA 8/16 @ Harlows – […]


Do you have our new EP? Featuring our new single “If the People Stare.” You’ve shown us a lotta love so we’re giving you the option to download FREE or pay what you wish. Artwork by Eric Fabbro  


Hello America! We’re going on tour again, this time w/ Filligar from Chicago! Peep the dates to see if we’re playing in your city. We can’t wait to see you! AND, “If the People Stare”, the 2nd single from our new EP is out today. Very excited about all of this! See you soon! Click the […]


Hey y’all, Thanks for getting us back in the runnings on KROQ Locals Only! Last week we got #4, but we know that with yr help we can do better. Let’s get TORCHES to #1 this week. Vote now! Your support is immensely appreciated. VOTE FOR TORCHES “WHEN YOU GONNA? P.S. TOMORROW we’re announcing a […]


Thank you Santa Barbara and everyone involved with Summer Shakedown Festival! We’re announcing a hometown show (LA), tour, and releasing a new single very soon. Exciting times in the days ahead. Stay tuned…

Santa Barbs

People of Santa Barbara, we’re coming back up to play for you this Sunday @ Summer Shakedown! We play at 3pm, let’s freak out!

Vegas Fuckery

This Friday 7/5 we’re bringing our noise to Vegas!! We’ll be playing at The El Cortez Hotel. Kicks off at 9pm. Let’s get wild! Next show is at The Summer Shakedown Fest in Santa Barbara, presented by New Noise Santa Barbara – Sun 7/14  


Our national television debut has been rescheduled for this Thursday. TORCHES performing on AXS Live Thursday, June 13th @ 4pm PST/7pm EST! Download: If the People Stare (EP) for free


We will be making our national television debut on AXS LIVE next Tues, June 4!!! Avail on all cable networks! Live performance 7pm PST/10pm EST. Past performers: Alt-J, Milo Greene and more! Unbelievably stoked! Next LA show is @ Jubilee Fest w/ The Drums, Trash Talk, Black Lips, and more!    

Huge News

We are so pleased to announce we signed with The Agency Group. They book artists we really admire such as Real Estate, Foals, The Horrors, Death Cab for Cutie, and so many more. Here’s to more touring and many new experiences! The Journey begins now… www.theagencygroup.com/artists.aspx

“When You Gonna?” will be aired on KROQ tonight! The question is…will it hit #1 on Locals Only? Tune in between 9-10pm tonight to find out. Last minute voters go! Vote for Torches “When You Gonna?” on KROQ        


Our new release If the People Stare (EP) is out now! Stream it on Spotify here and you can also download for free or “pay what you want” on our bandcamp. We’re so happy with how it turned out. The EP was recorded and engineered by David Newton (The Might Lemon Drops, The Henry Clay […]