who is Boris?

Boris McCutcheon is a singer and songwriter of truly unique and engaging Americana songs. He plays guitar, harmonica, and mandolin, and he is backed by an incredible band of musicians known as The Salt Licks. Once you hear his music, you will wonder how you ever got along without it!


Boris & The Mighty Salt Licks, 2012, photography by Jim Cox

Boris and the Mighty Salt Licks, Photo by Jim Cox

Boris and the Mighty Salt Licks headlining 2016 Meadow City Music Festival!

Come out and see some great music at the 5th Annual Meadow City Music Festival in historic Las Vegas, New Mexico, September 30—October 2, 2016. Featuring headliners Boris and the Mighty Salt Licks!

Six stages of local and regional performers, delicious local food, and a schedule packed with events, tours, workshops, and entertainment!

Boris and the Mighty Salt Licks will be playing Friday night, September 30th, at 8:30 PM in the Plaza Hotel Ballroom.

what's new

  • Come out and see us at Taos Music on the Mesa on June 5th! Boris and The Mighty Salt Licks! will be closing out the festival right after Steve Earle and Shawn Colvin.
  • Get your tickets now for Meow Wolf! Boris and The Mighty Salt Licks!, with special guest Tom Pryor, will be performing at the Grand Opening Weekend on March 19th!
  • Boris and The Mighty Salt Licks! in concert with Los Lobos at The Lensic on October 24th, 2015!
  • Boris and the Mighty Salt Licks present their new CD, MIGHT CRASH! #1 on Euro-Americana charts for December 2013 and #4 in January 2014! Get yours here.
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I grew up in the swamps of Massachusetts, wandering the woods, a free agent, running from cops and neighbors with frogs and lady slippers in my hands.


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