Wata of Boris delivers the powerfully heavy guitar tone as the band play the Fillmore in San Francisco.

Currently out on the road playing their seminal album, Pink, in its entirety, avant garde Japanese trio Boris still have that one of a kind sound that have made them a cult favorite for almost twenty years.

Opening their set with “Blackout,” the band blended the fuzzy guitar, deep low end bass, and crashing drums, making the songs from Pink sound even heavier than when they were recorded.

Highlights of their set included “Woman on the Screen,” “Nothing Special,” and “Just Abandoned Myself,” but the pinnacle of the evening was the encore of “Ouroboros is Broken,” where opening band Earth joined them on stage.

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Raymond Ahner is a professional freelance photographer residing in San Francisco, California. Growing up in the Bay Area, Raymond was lucky enough to witness both the Punk and Thrash Metal scene of the 1980's explode literally right in front of his eyes. It was a pretty special time in his life, and is what instilled his love for live music. Over the years Raymond has been fortunate enough to combine his passion for live music with his love of photography. And although he will always love shooting the big arena Rock show, it is in a tiny, packed to the rafters club were he his most at home with his gear.

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