RECORD CRACK: Boris’ “Pink” album celebrates 10th anniversary this year with a deluxe edition

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It has been ten years since Japan sludge rock trio Boris have released their album Pink and in honor of its 10th anniversary, they are going to release it as a deluxe edition in both the vinyl and CD formats. The LP will be a 3-record set while the compact disc version will be a double disc. The covers for each is just a slight variation of one another, with the vinyl pressing on the left, CD on the right.
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What makes this a deluxe is in addition to a new remaster of Pink, there is an additional album called Pink Sessions “Forbidden Songs” featuring previously unreleased songs done during the Pink session. Here’s the track listing for that:

1. Your Name Part 2
2. Heavy Rock Industry
3. Sofun
4. Non/Sha/Lant
5. Room Noise
6. Talisman
7. N.F.Sorrow
8. Are You Ready?
9. Tiptoe

To give you a slice of the newness, have a listen to track #2 on Pink Sessions “Forbidden Songs” called “Are You Ready?”.

To make things even better, the band are returning to North America for a tour in honor of the reissue that will be released on July 8th so set your coordinates, they’re ready to celebrate and Earth will be joining them on all dates except for the two shows in Canada. Shitstorm will be joining them on all shows, it’s a festival of rock, noise, and mayhem:

July 22 San Diego, CA (The Casbah) !/$
July 23 Phoenix, AZ (Crescent Ballroom) !/$
July 25 Dallas, TX (Trees) !/$
July 26 Austin, TX (The Mohawk) !/$
July 28 Ybor City, FL (The Orpheum) !/$
July 29 Orlando, FL (The Social) !/$
July 30 Atlanta, GA (The Masquerade) !/$
July 31 Asheville, NC (The Orange Peel) !/$
August 1 Nashville, TN (Third Man Records) !/$
August 3 Corrboro, NC (Cat’s Cradle) !/$
August 4 Washington, DC (930 Club) !/$
August 5 Brooklyn, NY (Warsaw) !/$
August 6 Philadelphia, PA (Union Transfer) !/$
August 7 New Haven, CT (College Street Music Hall) !/$
August 9 Boston, MA (Paradise Rock Club) $
August 10 Montreal, QC (Bar Le Ritz P.D.B.) $
August 11 Toronto, ON (Lee’s Palace) !/$
August 12 Cleveland, OH (Grog Shop) !/$
August 13 Grand Rapids, MI (Pyramid Scheme) !/$
August 14 Chicago, IL (Metro) !/$
August 16 Madison, WI (Majestic Theater) !/$
August 17 Minneapolis, MN (Fineline Music Cafe) !/$
August 18 Lawrence, KS (Granada Theatre) !/$
August 19 Denver, CO (Bluebird Theater) !/$
August 20 Salt Lake City, UT (Urban Lounge) !/$
August 22 Seattle, WA (Neumo’s) !/$
August 23 Portland, OR (Wonder Ballroom) !/$
August 25 San Francisco, CA (The Fillmore) !/$
August 26 Los Angeles, CA (The Regent Theater) !/$
August 27 Las Vegas, N (Hard Rock Hotel – Psycho Las Vegas) !/$

! = w/ Earth
$ = w/ Shitstorm


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