Mark Torres has been providing space for Chicano and all Latin American groups since 1995 on his Award Winning radio show Travel Tips For Aztlan heard Saturday Nights on KPFK 90.7 FM Los Angeles.
Some of the groups that performed their first live radio broadcasts on Travel Tips and KPFK include Grammy winners Lila Downs, Quetzal, Ozomatli, La Santa Cecilia, and Gabby Moreno. Over 1,000 bands have performed live on this radio program.
Mark Torres is also the Senior Producer and Operations Director of the Pacifica Radio Archives which hold the largest collection of music, arts, poetry, film, political and social recorded history in America since 1949.
Mark Torres formed Mares Entertainment in 2013 to help artists navigate the modern music industry.