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Boris

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Tokyo
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Various
Lyrical themes:
Sensations, Weirdness, Dreams
Current label:
Third Man Records
Years active:
1992-present
The band was named after the Melvins song "Boris" on the "Bullhead" album. They started out as a 4-piece in 1992 but became a 3-piece after Nagata left the band in 1996.

They are known to regularly switch musical genres between albums, drawing influence from a huge variety of styles including psychedelic rock, punk, sludge, doom metal, drone, pop, noise, shoegaze and ambient.

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Current
Takeshi Bass, Guitars (1992-present), Vocals (1996-present)
See also: ex-Tacos UK
Wata Guitars (1992-present), Vocals (2008-present)
Atsuo Vocals (1992-present), Drums (1996-present)
See also: Ensemble Pearl, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-KTL, ex-Tacos UK
Past
Nagata Drums (1992-1996)
Current (Live)
Muchio Drums (2021-present)
See also: Mujapan, Vwvw, うしろ前さかさ族, 曇ヶ原, ex-K
Past (Live)
Michio Kurihara Guitars (2007-2013, 2018)
See also: Ensemble Pearl, ex-Ghost, ex-The Stars, ex-White Heaven
Takeshi Bass, Guitars (1992-present), Vocals (1996-present)
See also: ex-Tacos UK
Wata Guitars (1992-present), Vocals (2008-present)
Atsuo Vocals (1992-present), Drums (1996-present)
See also: Ensemble Pearl, ex-Sunn O))) (live), ex-KTL, ex-Tacos UK
Nagata Drums (1992-1996)
Current
Muchio Drums (2021-present)
See also: Mujapan, Vwvw, うしろ前さかさ族, 曇ヶ原, ex-K
Past
Michio Kurihara Guitars (2007-2013, 2018)
See also: Ensemble Pearl, ex-Ghost, ex-The Stars, ex-White Heaven
Added by: Mr_Black Modified by: magnus_alejo
Added on: 2003-05-16 22:50:41 Last modified on: 2021-03-05 23:02:48