Boris

Boris

Takeshi - Vocal, Bass & Guitar
Wata - Vocal, Guitar & Echo
Atsuo - Vocal, Drums, Percussion & Electronics

Boris Profile

Boris formed in 1992, and eventually arrived at the band’s current lineup of Takeshi, Wata, and Atsuo into ’96.
In the 27 years since, Boris has tirelessly explored their own rendition of what is heavy through methods entirely their own,... continually creating, destroying, deepening, and transforming their music along the way.

Though the depths of their “heaviness” may intensify, their unique musicianship defies classification in any one genre or style as it heads towards realms that cannot be described simply in terms of explosive sound or thunderous roars.

Recents years have seen Boris grow even more radical as they diversify towards a dimension of sound that is more grid-less and organic, yet also incorporates pop and melodious elements.

In June 2019 they released an extreme pop-side single “tears e.p.” that also includes covers and instrumentals from TRASH-UP!! Records.

Sound production from Coaltar of the Deepers member Narasaki’s label Sadesper Record and Shinobu Narita show that Boris is pioneering even further realms of expression.

The band also released the new album “LφVE” & “EVφL” from Jack White of the White Stripes’ label Third Man Records on October 4, 2019 (later released in Japan on October 16 from TRASH-UP!!), and embarked on a 12-week tour of North America, Europe, and Japan in February 2020.

Boris then released their latest album “NO” as an advance release only on Bandcamp on July 3, 2020, a completely independent production created while the world was sent into turmoil from the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic. Boris demonstrated their resolute attitude in regard to what they are questioned as artists.
Boris

Boris

Takeshi - Vocal, Bass & Guitar
Wata - Vocal, Guitar & Echo
Atsuo - Vocal, Drums, Percussion & Electronics
Boris Heavy Rocks official website

Boris Profile

Boris formed in 1992, and eventually arrived at the band’s current lineup of Takeshi, Wata, and Atsuo into ’96.
In the 27 years since, Boris has tirelessly explored their own rendition of what is heavy through methods entirely their own,... continually creating, destroying, deepening, and transforming their music along the way.

Though the depths of their “heaviness” may intensify, their unique musicianship defies classification in any one genre or style as it heads towards realms that cannot be described simply in terms of explosive sound or thunderous roars.

Recents years have seen Boris grow even more radical as they diversify towards a dimension of sound that is more grid-less and organic, yet also incorporates pop and melodious elements.

In June 2019 they released an extreme pop-side single “tears e.p.” that also includes covers and instrumentals from TRASH-UP!! Records.

Sound production from Coaltar of the Deepers member Narasaki’s label Sadesper Record and Shinobu Narita show that Boris is pioneering even further realms of expression.

The band also released the new album “LφVE” & “EVφL” from Jack White of the White Stripes’ label Third Man Records on October 4, 2019 (later released in Japan on October 16 from TRASH-UP!!), and embarked on a 12-week tour of North America, Europe, and Japan in February 2020.

Boris then released their latest album “NO” as an advance release only on Bandcamp on July 3, 2020, a completely independent production created while the world was sent into turmoil from the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic. Boris demonstrated their resolute attitude in regard to what they are questioned as artists.

Boris

CD (2024) Out on 2024/1/24. Split album with new recordings of past songs and covers of each other's...
7" vinyl + Download Code + 7" Box (2022) Release date: 2022/12/14This set includes:* Christmas 7" with a...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/11/18Two remastered tracks from the album "Noise" (2014).Side A: 黒猫メロディ...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/11/18Two remastered tracks from the album "Dear" (2017).Side A: AbsolutegoSide...
CD (2022) Release date: 2022/11/27 This CD version is released only in Japan. Limited to 500 copies. Track...
T-shirt (2022) Out on 2022/11/27. Designed by Kosuke Kawamura.Color: BlackAvailable sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXLBody: Print...
T-shirt (2022) Out on 2022/11/27. Designed by Kosuke Kawamura.Color: GreenAvailable sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXLBody: Print...
T-shirt (2022) Out on 2022/11/27. Designed by Kosuke Kawamura.Color: SumiAvailable sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXLBody:...
Cassette Tape + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/10/15 This is a limited cassette tape release of Boris’s...
Cassette Tape + Download Code (2022) Out on 2022/10/15 This is a limited cassette tape release of Boris’s album...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/9/2Two remastered tracks from the album "Smile" (2008).Side A: StatementSide...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/9/2Two remastered tracks from the album "New Album" (2011).Side A:...
CD (2022) Release date: Aug 12, 2022 Boris has been presenting the latest form of what they perceive...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/6/10 Side A: Heavy Friends (remastered) Side B: Korosu (remastered)...
7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/6/10 Side A: PINK (remastered) Side B: Woman on the...
CD (2021) The first batch of the CD comes with a double sided A2 size (59.4cm x 42cm)...
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    CD (2022) Out on 2022/1/21 Sound production on "W" was done by suGar yoshinaga of Buffalo Daughter.  TOKIE,...
    CD Single (2021) Initial press edition with 16 page booklet. Wata: Vocals, Guitar & EchoTakeshi: Vocals & GuitarAtsuo:...
    2xLP (Black vinyl) (2020)First released in 1998, catalog staple Amplifier Worship will see its first-ever reissue with minimalistic...
    2xLP (Black vinyl) (2020)  Originally released in 1996, Boris’s 60-minute 13-second debut “single” Absolutego will see an officially...
    Not only stylish looks, but also Japanese traditional techniques and the latest technology are incorporated in this mask.Outer...
    CD (2020)  In 1996 Boris put out their first independently released full-length single on their own label, Fangsanalsatan,...
    CD (2020) In the present, Boris is a band that has toured overseas constantly, supported by Alternative/ Indie Rock...
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      LP (Red vinyl) (2020) Boris headed out on their "LoVE" & "EVoL" Tour through North America, Europe, and Japan,...
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        CD (2020) Boris headed out on their "LoVE" & "EVoL" Tour through North America, Europe, and Japan, over about...
        LP (Black vinyl) (2020)This limited vinyl was made by the German label "Dog Knights Productions" to sell on...
        12" picture vinyl limited to 500 (2020) Originally released on August 8, 2018 by “Hello From The Gutter”, limitedto...
        White print on Black Frisbee D230mm x H22mm Designed by fangsanalsatan Stock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our...
        Designed by Fangsanalsatan Size: 95mm in diameter. Stock status A: In stock. Usually leaves our store in three business...
        Bottle opener with key ringWhite letter on Black bottle opener 70mm x 13mm x H14mm Designed by fangsanalsatanStock...
        2x Die-cut Patch Love: H79mm x W82mm Evol: H69mm x W95mm Illustrated by Mami Saitou Stock status A+: Multiple copies in stock....
        Ear Plugs in a black plastic case (approx. 41mm diameter)Sold out on 2022/12/31.Sold out on 2022/12/31.
        CDIn the 1990's, Z.O.A appeared suddenly with unique and ultramodern music dominating the scene, then disappeared.At the same...
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            CD (2020) Including 19 bands, all new recordings!1. CHILDISH TONES feat 宇佐蔵べに / 思い出のロックンロール2. and more / Mental Genocide3. YOUNG PARISIAN / Glamour...
            Limited double-sided silkscreen poster for Boris America Tour 2019. Tour dates and cities are written on both sides.61 x...
            Large tote bagApprox. 48 x 45 x 12cm.Nov.2019Stock status A: Leaves our store in three business days.Acquisition point:40P
            2 x Guitar Pick (different designs)1 x Sticker1 x Magnet (5.5cm diameter) Stock status A: In stock. Usually...
            Acrylic Key RingAcrylic piece: 3.3 x 4.5cmStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three...
            Acrylic piece: 4 x 4.5cmStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business days.Acquisition...
            Acrylic Key RingAcrylic piece length: 7cmSold out.
            Acrylic Key RingAcrylic piece length: 7cmStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business...
            Raglan T-shirtSize: Lady's S Stock status A: In stock. Usually leaves our store in three business days.
            6x StickerStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business days.Acquisition point:5p
            Enamel PinWidth: 28mm Stock status A: In stock. Leaves our store in three business days.
            Enamel PinStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business days.
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            CD (2024) Out on 2024/1/24. Split album with new recordings of past songs and covers of each othe...

            $22.32

            7" vinyl + Download Code + 7" Box (2022) Release date: 2022/12/14This set includes:* Christmas 7"...

            $13.39

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/11/18Two remastered tracks from the album "Noi...

            $11.16

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/11/18Two remastered tracks from the album "Dea...

            $14.88

            Cassette Tape + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/10/15 This is a limited cassette tape rel...

            $14.88

            Cassette Tape + Download Code (2022) Out on 2022/10/15 This is a limited cassette tape release of...

            $13.39

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/9/2Two remastered tracks from the album "Smile...

            $11.16

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/9/2Two remastered tracks from the album "New A...

            $18.94

            CD (2022) Release date: Aug 12, 2022 Boris has been presenting the latest form of what they perce...

            $11.16

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/6/10 Side A: Heavy Friends (remastered) Side B...

            $11.16

            7" vinyl + Download Code (2022) Release date: 2022/6/10 Side A: PINK (remastered) Side B: Woman ...

            $18.94

            CD (2022) Out on 2022/1/21 Sound production on "W" was done by suGar yoshinaga of Buffalo Daughte...

            $12.18

            CD Single (2021) Initial press edition with 16 page booklet. Wata: Vocals, Guitar & EchoTakes...

            $9.47

            Not only stylish looks, but also Japanese traditional techniques and the latest technology are in...

            $12.18

            CD (2020)  In 1996 Boris put out their first independently released full-length single on their o...

            $16.91

            White print on Black Frisbee D230mm x H22mm Designed by fangsanalsatan Stock status A+: Multiple ...

            $5.95

            Bottle opener with key ringWhite letter on Black bottle opener 70mm x 13mm x H14mm Designed by fa...

            $20.83

            CDIn the 1990's, Z.O.A appeared suddenly with unique and ultramodern music dominating the scene, ...

            $22.32

            Limited double-sided silkscreen poster for Boris America Tour 2019. Tour dates and cities are wri...

            $29.76

            Large tote bagApprox. 48 x 45 x 12cm.Nov.2019Stock status A: Leaves our store in three business d...

            $31.25

            Raglan T-shirtSize: Lady's S Stock status A: In stock. Usually leaves our store in three business...

            $3.72

            6x StickerStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business days.Acqu...

            $3.72

            Enamel PinStock status A+: Multiple copies in stock. Leaves our store in three business days.

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