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Fifth album of indie rock from Orlando-born Mackenzie Scott

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  1. 9.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Thirstier finds joy and love in the micro and macro, the mundane and the profound, a sensation Torres captures so wonderfully throughout this record
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  2. 8.5 |   Under The Radar

    It is the most hungry and explosive Scott has ever sounded, blowing her style into a magical fantasia of instrumental bombast and delirious joy
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  3. 8.5 |   Northern Transmissions

    Drink it in, ‘Thirstier’ is a bottomless glass of water that keeps beckoning you back for one more gulp, over and over again
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  4. 8.0 |   NME

    The indie star's fifth album finds her enmeshed as deeply as ever in matters of the heart, though this time she's examining the minutiae of long-term love
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  5. 8.0 |   DIY

    Trying on so many different costumes suits her
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  6. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Thirstier comes on like a bold, heady catharsis. Print edition only

  7. 8.0 |   Uncut

    Scott's ability to weave between monster guitar eruptions, refined pop and stripped-back moments that allow her voice to soar is a constant. Print edition only

  8. 8.0 |   Slant Magazine

    Torres’s fifth album, Thirstier, straddles the line between art pop and art rock
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  9. 8.0 |   Clash

    Eleven years on from her debut, TORRES’ songwriting remains as infatuating as ever
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  10. 8.0 |   Vinyl Chapters

    A bold step into a new direction for the artist which pays off well
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  11. 8.0 |   All Music

    If making her music as big and loud as it is here is what it takes to get people to realize what they've been missing with her music, then Thirstier is a wild success
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  12. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    Mackenzie Scott seems to have reached that stage of her career where she’s just happy to please herself, and it’s resulted in her best album to date
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  13. 7.9 |   Paste Magazine

    The Brooklyn-based rock experimentalist tries a new sound on for size on 5th LP: unfettered enthusiasm
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  14. 7.8 |   Pitchfork

    Mackenzie Scott’s latest is anthemic and euphoric, loaded with hooks and joyous reflections on love and self-discovery
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  15. 7.3 |   Beats Per Minute

    The last neck of Thirstier is perhaps its most surprising but also most successful
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  16. 7.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Though she’s hardly been a wallflower on previous records, Thirstier is by some distance Scott’s most brazen work yet
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  17. 6.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Where her indie rock tracks shine in their composition, a step needed to be taken back as she ventured into the sonically unknown
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