Primavera Sound lineup

Kendrick Lamar, Blur, Depeche Mode top Primavera Sound 2023 lineup

Plus Japanese Breakfast, FKA twigs, Sparks, Unwound, Emeralds and more

the cult under the midnight sun review

Boris : Heavy Rocks (2022)

One of the best rock bands in the game continues their unparalleled streak

Boris heavy rocks stream

Stream the new album by Boris, Heavy Rocks (2022)

Hear the band’s latest set of rippers

Boris heavy rocks stream

Boris share “My Name Is Blank” video

Another new ripper from ‘Heavy Rocks’

best shoegaze songs

A History of Shoegaze in 45 Essential Songs

Tracing the roots of a genre with a peculiar name and an immaculate sound


Boris announce new album, Heavy Rocks (2022)

Hear new single “She is Burning”

Converge best metal collaborative albums

10 Essential Metal Collaboration Albums

10 of the best team ups in heavy music in the past two decades

Post Festival lineup

Boris, Pelican, Nothing to play Post. Festival

Plus FACS, Glassing, Pianos Become the Teeth

Boris W review

Boris : W

On this more atmospheric companion album to NO, the trio craft a heavy album of quiet parts.

Boris beyond good and evil

Boris share new single, “Beyond Good and Evil”

Hear the second single from the band’s new album, ‘W’.

Boris FYF Fest 2014

A Beginner’s Guide to the colossal metal of Boris

Five essential steps to hearing the Japanese metal titans.

Boris holiday single

Boris share new holiday single Noël

Featuring a cover of Wham’s “Last Christmas”

Boris Wata

Boris announce new album, W

Hear the first single, “Drowning By Numbers”

Best songs of the 2000s

The 150 Best Songs of the 2000s

We revisit the 2000s to once again survey its greatest musical moments

Boris vinyl reissues No Flood

Boris announces vinyl reissues of NO, Flood

Two more hard-to-find albums from the band’s catalog being released stateside.

Manslaughter 777 World Vision Perfect Harmony review

Boris & Merzbow : 2R0I2P0

The Japanese metal trio and noise artist mark their eighth collaboration with a close to a torturous year.

best albums of 2020

Top 50 Albums of 2020

Our favorite records from a year that we’re ready to put behind us.