Left Hip
There are several artists using this name: 1) Boris (ボリス) are a Japanese band formed in Tokyo in 1992. The band's original lineup consisted of Atsuo, Takeshi, Wata, and Nagata who was the band's original drummer. After his departure, Atsuo took over drums and the lineup has remained consistent to this day. Boris draw influence from a huge variety of styles including, but not limited to, , , , , , , , , and . The band's name is taken from a song on Melvins' album, Bullhead. Read more about Boris on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.



Boris - Smile

From the beginning, Japanese rockers ‘Boris’ have been adamant that neither their music nor their band should be pigeon-holed into one specific genre, and since their debut in 1992 they have consistently escaped a linear musical definition through albums that sway from noise to classic stoner rock quite at random. It’s no surprise then that Atsuo, Wata & Takeshi, who make up the group, have managed to generate a cult following of loyal fans all over the world as well as ha...
Drone, Stoner Rock, Experimental, Sludge, Doom Metal