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Boris ‘Dear’ 2017

1st August 2017 at 7:18 pm

Boris 'Dear'

Before I begin, I have to make a confession. It’s something that I have agonised over for days, tossing and turning for many sleepless nights. With a deep breath, here is it: Pink isn’t my favourite Boris album. I know it’s supposed to be…
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Boris With Merzbow ‘Gensho’ CD/LP/DD 2016

25th April 2016 at 5:39 pm

Boris With Merzbow

Gensho is a collaboration album, or rather it is two separate albums which the auditor is advised “are intended to be played at the same time at varying volumes so that the listener can experience their own “gensho/phenomenon” every time”. 50% of Gensho (one…
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Articles

Dave Bowes’ Heavy Vibes Of 2014

27th December 2014 at 11:30 am

Dave Bowes

I’ll admit it right off the bat – I’m shite at these things. I’m either completely predictable and return to old favourites, or I’m easily swayed and love everything and everyone. This year, I did both. Bands I love have released some bloody great…
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Boris ‘Noise’ CD/LP/DD 2014

17th June 2014 at 9:11 am

Boris

Boris fans certainly get their money’s worth from the prolific, shapeshifting Japanese band. Their constant refusal to be pigeon-holed means that theirs is a discography from which you can pick and choose your own identity for the band, and the surprising thing is that…
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Boris: Genre Defying Japanese ‘Rockers’ Are Quizzed By Stephen B Murray

9th June 2014 at 11:52 am

Boris - Photo by Miki Matsushima

It is a warm afternoon. Bright sunlight piles into the Lexington on Pentonville Road through large windows set in two adjacent walls. The pub is quiet, almost dead, save for the jukebox which crunches out some indie rock, presumably for the benefit of the…
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News

BORIS Premiere First Video From Forthcoming Album ‘Noise’

20th May 2014 at 2:36 pm

Boris - Photo by Miki Matsushima

Japanese trio BORIS premiere the first video from their forthcoming first official album in three years, titled Noise. The band shares the clip of the track ‘Vanilla‘ via Stereogum, which is available to watch/share HERE. The trio debuted the first album track “Quicksilver” recently…
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DesertFest London 2014 – Day 3 Review By Pete Green

9th May 2014 at 11:00 am

DesertFest 2014 - Boris - Photo by Gemma Shaw

It’s Sunday and Camden is once again feeling it. Big time. Hungover bodies clutter the streets and people are struggling to look each other in the eye never mind converse together. There’s a conspicuous absence of pint glasses gracing hands for the first hour…
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News

Desertfest London 2014 Stage Times And Vans Stage Announced

4th April 2014 at 7:09 pm

Desertfest-2014

So In 3 weeks time the 3rd edition of the Desertfest London takes place and things are in place for the most alternative line up to date. As you’re probably aware this years headliners are SPIRIT CARAVAN, KVELERTAK & BORIS plus an awesome array…
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Desertfest London 2014 Teaser Video Available To Stream

21st March 2014 at 4:26 pm

Desertfest-2014

As the countdown to Desertfest London 2014 has begun, the crew behind the 3 full days of heavy riffs have put together a teaser video for this years festivities, edited by Peanut Butter Visual, you can now check it out below: DesertFest London 2014…
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Tokyo Experimentalists Boris To Headline Desertfest London 2014!

7th February 2014 at 1:50 pm

Boris

And so the DesertFest Crew announce their final headliner for DesertFest London 2014 – Japanese experimental legends Boris! How on Earth can you capture Boris’ sound in words? It’s beyond impossible; from drone, to sludge, to doom, to psyche, to ambient, to noise rock,…
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