Boris

Boris

Wata - Guitar
Takeshi - Bass
Atsuo - Drums/vocals

Japanese cult favourite sludge/doom rock trio Boris take their name from a song on grunge godfathers the Melvins' "Bullhead" album. They also have a lot in common with the Melvins musically, including a fondness for heavily down tuned guitar/bass tones and exceedingly slow tempos. But they also incorporate elements variously drawn from other sources, including psychedelic rock, punk, noise, minimalism, pure sludge-drone music � la Earth, and more. Also, despite the unpretentious... more