Boris are returning with a brand new album, Heavy Rocks (2022), a continuation of their ongoing Heavy Rocks LP sequence. The prolific Japanese band shared the lead single “She Is Burning” forward of the August twelfth launch date and likewise introduced a 2022 North American tour.
On their earlier two Heavy Rocks albums (2002 and 2011), Boris embraced their love for Seventies laborious rock and heavy psych. They’re bringing that very same ethos to the 2022 iteration, as heard on “She Is Burning.”
The observe is an unhinged ripper that chaotically barrels ahead, threatening to break down at any second because the band workout routines its penchant for experimentation and improvisation. The music really sounds prefer it’s on fireplace, and Boris emphasize this with a efficiency clip that sees them surrounded by flames.
The band issued an announcement on the brand new album in a press launch:
“The world has modified over the past two years. Everybody’s pondering is less complicated and pragmatic. Now, it’s simpler for everybody to understand what’s essential to every of us. We go away it to the long run and cross it on. The soul of rock music is continually evolving. A soul that transcends phrases and that means to succeed in you – intuition, instinct, and fangs.That is the heavy rock of Boris now. As we land on our thirtieth anniversary, Boris continues to evolve, accelerating the most recent and common. Boris doesn’t lead anybody wherever. We simply preserve displaying this perspective.”
Boris will probably be supporting the brand new Heavy Rocks (2022) LP with a late summer season / early fall North American tour that includes assist from Nothing. Each bands will play Psycho Vegas (August Nineteenth-Twenty first) earlier than embarking on the correct outing. Headlining dates kick off August twenty second in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and run by means of September twenty fourth in Mexico Metropolis. Get tickets by way of Ticketmaster.
Pre-order Heavy Rocks (2022) by way of Relapse Data. Under you’ll be able to stream the video for “She Is Burning,” see the album artwork/tracklist, and see the total record of tour dates.
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