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Once you become familiar with Boris's songs and his sandpapered-velvet voice you will be spoiled! These days "Americana" is a serious trend with lots of people jumping on the wagon. Just one listen and you know that Boris is the real deal.

He has a delicious way of describing experiences from the everyday to the bizarre that make you take notice: "tiny hairs on tiny flowers, every inch of the earth is alive, take a dive!" Now get a look through Boris's eyes—hike down dusty trails and befriend the colorful characters that live in his songs.

Might Crash!

MIGHT CRASH!

The final installment in Boris' off the grid trilogy, Might Crash! follows up The Wheel of Life and Bad Road, Good People in a musical ode to the romance and reality of northern New Mexico. This album has all the trademarks of the incomparable Salt Licks sound, which seems to come right from the land itself. A soulful new set of Boris songs, full of alt.country, blues, and a dose of eerie high desert lonesomeness.

The Wheel Of Life

The Wheel Of Life

Boris's album is a little bit dirty and a little bit countrified. A companion CD to 2008's Bad Road, Good People, it contains the smart rollicking song by the same name. Check out "Mullein People" and "California"—destined for Americana charts. Vintage Boris poetry and classic music on this mostly western roots gem.

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Bad Road,Good People

Bad Road, Good People

Deep satisfaction, smart lyrics, and enlightening Southwest desert music combined with Boris's Cape Cod roots keep this record wet and happy, sunny and wild.

Mother Ditch

Mother Ditch

The songs were inspired by experiences of people and places in New Mexico and on Cape Cod. This first release (2001) reflects Boris's bluegrass and folk roots but is a highly personal album—plus it has tuba!

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Utrecht

Utrecht

From Utrecht, the Netherlands. This is the best live recording of the full New Mexican legendary Salt Licks line-up. It's great because of the laid-back, fun vibe and the unusual configuration of instruments.

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When We Were Big

When We Were Big

This cd falls into a roots rock vein with driving drum & bass grooves, electric guitars, and edgy lyrics on some songs. Unusual instruments, arrangements, and of course Boris's unique take on life in the Southwest make this album a familiar itch that you'll have to keep scratching.

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Cactusman Versus the Blue Demon

Cactusman Versus the Blue Demon

No, it's not for kids! The concept for the cover and illustrations came from a dream Boris had about…well…battling a blue demon. Colorful cover aside, the songs range from quirky to serious to sublime. This is an album filled with surprises that continue to reward on each new listen.

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