Boris discography

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Boris discography
Studio albums23
Live albums5
EPs13

The following is the discography of the Japanese experimental band Boris.

Studio albums[edit]

Year Album details Peak chart positions
Billboard Heatseekers
[1]
Billboard Hard Rock
[2]
Billboard Tastemakers
[3]
1996 Absolutego
  • Label: Fangs Anal Satan
1998 Amplifier Worship
  • Label: Mangrove
2000 Flood
  • Release: December 15, 2000
  • Label: MIDI Creative
2002 Heavy Rocks
  • Release: April 26, 2002
  • Label: Quattro/UK Discs
2003 Akuma no Uta
  • Release: June 6, 2003
  • Label: Diwphalanx
Boris at Last: Feedbacker
  • Release: December 25, 2003
  • Label: Diwphalanx, Conspiracy Records
2004 The Thing Which Solomon Overlooked
  • Label: Kult of Nihilow
2005 Dronevil
  • Release: February 28, 2005
  • Label: Misanthropic Agenda
Sound Track from Film "Mabuta no Ura"
  • Release: June 29, 2005
  • Label: Inoxia Records, Catune Records, Essence Records
Pink
  • Release: November 18, 2005
  • Label: Diwphalanx Records
2006 The Thing Which Solomon Overlooked 2
  • Release: April 9, 2006
  • Label: Conspiracy Records
The Thing Which Solomon Overlooked 3
  • Release: April 9, 2006
  • Label: Conspiracy Records
Vein
  • Release: October 3, 2006
  • Label: Important Records
2008 Smile
  • Release: March 7, 2008
  • Label: Diwphalanx Records
20
2011 New Album
  • Release: March 16, 2011
  • Label: Tearbridge, Daymare Records, Sargent House
Heavy Rocks
  • Release: May 24, 2011
  • Label: Sargent House
11 25 18
Attention Please
  • Release: May 24, 2011
  • Label: Sargent House
12 19
2013 Präparat
  • Release: March 6, 2013
  • Label: Daymare Recordings
2014 Noise
  • Release: June 17, 2014
  • Label: Sargent House, Daymare Recordings
The Thing Which Solomon Overlooked Extra
  • Release: September 15, 2014
  • Label: Taiga Records
2015 Urban Dance
  • Release: May 2, 2015
  • Label: fangsanalsatan, New Noise Literacy
Warpath
  • Release: May 2, 2015
  • Label: fangsanalsatan, New Noise Literacy
Asia
  • Release: May 2, 2015
  • Label: fangsanalsatan, New Noise Literacy
2017 Dear
  • Release: July 14, 2017
  • Label: Sargent House, Daymare Recordings
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.

Live albums[edit]

EPs, singles and demos[edit]

Concert films/Music videos[edit]

Music videos have been produced for several of Boris' songs, usually by the Japanese production company Foodunited.

  • "Hama"
  • "Kuruimizu"
  • "Ibitsu"
  • "Furi"
  • "Korosu"
  • "1970"
  • "A Bao A Qu"
  • "The Evil One Which Sobs (Remix)"
  • "Pink"
  • "Rainbow"
  • "Statement"
  • "My Neighbour Satan"
  • "Hope/Riot Sugar"

Collaborations[edit]

Merzbow collaborations[edit]

Boris have a well-established history of collaboration with Japanoise artist Merzbow. Thus far, three of the collaborations with Merzbow have been full-length albums, one of them is a 12" EP, and the last two are live albums.

Other collaborations[edit]

Split recordings[edit]

Video releases[edit]

Other releases[edit]

Compilation appearances[edit]

Exclusive songs[edit]

These songs are available only on the compilations.

  • "Water Porch" on Take Care of Scabbard Fish CD (1994 Scabbard Fish)
    The above song was actually Boris' recorded debut.
  • "Mosquito" (studio version) on Eat the Chaos CD (1995 Thank You Record Co.)
  • "Vacuuum" on From Koenji to Eternity CD (1996 Inoxia)
  • "Me and the Devil Blues" on Up Jumped the Devil: Tribute to Robert Johnson CD (2000 P-Vine)
  • "Dronevil" on Mangrove2002 CD (2002 Mangrove)
  • "Froggie Bee Baa" on Merzbow: Frog Remixed & Revisited 2CD (2003 Misanthropic Agenda)
  • "You Were Holding An Umbrella" (live 10/16/07 at Echoplex, LA) on Invocation of Sacred Resonance I (2008 Southern Lord Records)
  • "Slither" on Doggy Style: The Dogs Tribute 2xCD (2008 Future Now)
  • "Slither (Alternative Version)" on Doggy Style: The Dogs Tribute 2xCD (2008 Future Now)
  • "Blood Swamp (Tloc Edit)" on Limits of Control [SOUNDTRACK] CD (2009 Lakeshore Records)
  • "(Tloc Edit)" on Limits of Control [SOUNDTRACK] CD (2009 Lakeshore Records)
  • "Sometimes" on Yellow Loveless [Tribute to My Bloody Valentine] CD (2013 High Fader Records)
  • "Lithium" (originally by Nirvana; tribute album Whatever Nevermind) (2015, Robotic Empire)

Samplers[edit]

These are tracks taken from other Boris albums.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Boris Chart History: Billboard Heatseekers". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2014-04-20.
  2. ^ "Boris Chart History: Billboard Hard Rock". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2014-04-20.
  3. ^ "Boris Chart History: Billboard Tastemakers". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2014-04-20.
  4. ^ Scientific Laboratories