Norwegian “blackjazz” band Shining have premiered a concept-based video for “The Last Stand.” The track is taken from their new album, ‘International Blackjazz Society.’ “To celebrate the release of Shining’s new album, ‘International Blackjazz Society,’ we are very happy to give a bit of an insight into the proud roots of the elusive organization that […]
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Norwegian “blackjazz” metallers Shining have premiered a live video for current single “Last Day.” The clip finds the band performing on a narrow Norwegian mountain ledge called Trolltunga, located 700 meters—nearly 2,300 feet—above the ground. Shining flew a PA system and a power generator to the ledge and blasted their music to a group of […]
Following the short, streamlined songs on 2013’s ‘One One One,’ Shining have returned to the more extreme blend of prog, jazz and industrial music they showcased earlier. ‘International Blackjazz Society’ starts off with a sheer blast of free form John Zorn-flavored dissonance before fragmenting in a dozen directions. Instead of providing a series of heterogeneous […]
Shining have shared “Last Day,” the new single from ‘International Blackjazz Society,’ out October 23 via Spinefarm Records. Says frontman Jørgen Munkeby, “‘Last Day’ is a very driving track that is shaping up to become one of our favorite songs to play live. The few times we’ve played in live, the audiences have gone wild. It’s a […]
Swedish extreme metal act Shining–led by Niklas Kvarforth–will release their new album, ‘IX – Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends,’ on April 21 via Season on Mist. In anticipation, the band has teamed up with Revolver to premiere a new song, “Besök Från I(ho)nom.” Check it out below and let us know what you think in the […]
Marty Friedman Premieres New Song, “Meathook,” Featuring Jørgen Munkeby of Shining, Plus Commentary Videos
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In this week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Shining to the top spot, for their album One One One. Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Shining – One One One 2. TesseracT – Altered State 3. Leprous – Coal 4. Kylesa – Ultraviolet 5. Alice in Chains – The Devil […]