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Shining

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Halmstad
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1996
Genre:
Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Suicide, Depression, Negativity, Life
Current label:
Season of Mist
Years active:
1996-2004, 2004-present
Shining supposedly disbanded in August 2004 and reformed at the end of that year.

The band's name does not refer to the book "The Shining" or the film based on it, but rather, according to Niklas Kvarforth, it means "the path to enlightenment".

All Shining full-length albums have six songs, and usually have roman numbers preceding the album titles in chronological order. Kvarforth chose to ...
Current
Niklas Kvarforth Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1996-present)
See also: Skitliv, ex-Funeral Dirge, Niklas Kvarforth, ex-Bethlehem, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Diabolicum, ex-Ondskapt
Peter Huss Guitars (2005-present)
See also: Apostasy, ex-Cretoria, ex-Sinergy (live)
Christian Larsson Bass (2010-present)
See also: Acacia, Gloson, ex-Dilapidated, ex-Svart, ex-Livsnekad, My Collapse, Reciprocity, ex-Promenia, ex-Sanctum Sanguis, ex-Apati, ex-C, ex-Nuklear
Rainer Tuomikanto Drums (2012-present)
See also: Causemos, Decomposter, Woland, Abhorrence (live), Kalmisto (live), ex-Ajattara, ex-Clockwork Spirit, ex-Kiuas, ex-The Undivine, ex-Amarantine, ex-Inthral, ex-Dead Shape Figure, ex-Spirit Disease (live), ex-Evince, ex-RUST
Euge Valovirta Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Godsplague, ex-Blake, ex-Lullacry (live), ex-Suburban Tribe
Past
Joel Lindholm Bass
See also: ex-Degial, ex-Patronymicon, ex-Undergång, ex-Procession (live)
Ted "Impaler" Wedebrand Drums (1998-2001)
See also: Born for Burning, ex-Skitliv
Robert Vocals (1998)
Andreas Classen Vocals (1999-2000)
See also: Kadathorn, Paragon Belial, ex-Dark Creation, ex-Bethlehem, ex-Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, ex-Made of Iron
Tusk Bass (2000-2001)
Phil A. Cirone Bass, Keyboards (2001-2005, 2007-2008)
See also: Craft (live), Kall
Jan Axel "Hellhammer" Blomberg Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Age of Silence, Arcturus, Mayhem, Mezzerschmitt, Winds, ex-Mortem, ex-Covenant, Death of Desire, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Emperor (live)
Håkan "Inisis" Ollars Guitars, Keyboards (2002)
Johan Hallander Bass (2005-2007)
See also: Tortura (Swe)
Ludwig Witt Drums (2005-2007, 2011-2012)
See also: Grand Magus, Spiritual Beggars, ex-Sandalinas, ex-Firebird
John Doe Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: Craft, ex-Transitus Mortalis, The Eternal Void, ex-Watain (live), ex-Twin Earth
Casado Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Silencer
Fredric "Wredhe" Gråby Guitars (2006-2011)
See also: Bloodline, ex-Chainsaw, ex-Ondskapt
Jarle "Uruz" Byberg Drums (2007-2008)
See also: Blåhø, So Much for Nothing, Urgehal, Vulture Lord, Craft (live), ex-Philomel's Epitaph, ex-Crest of Darkness, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Nàttsòl, ex-Voluspaa, ex-Where Angels Fall, ex-In Lingua Mortua, ex-Amaroc
Larsen Bass (2008-2010)
See also: Acacia, Level Above Human, Vile Scar, ex-Livsnekad
Richard "Rick" Schill Drums (2008-2010)
See also: Acacia, Level Above Human, The Unguided, Vile Scar, ex-Livsnekad, ex-Spawn of Possession
Sebastiaan Bats Guitars (2011)
See also: Tombe, ex-Abhorrence
Current (Live)
Rainer Tuomikanto Drums (2012-present)
See also: Causemos, Decomposter, Woland, Abhorrence (live), Kalmisto (live), ex-Ajattara, ex-Clockwork Spirit, ex-Kiuas, ex-The Undivine, ex-Amarantine, ex-Inthral, ex-Dead Shape Figure, ex-Spirit Disease (live), ex-Evince, ex-RUST
Euge Valovirta Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Godsplague, ex-Blake, ex-Lullacry (live), ex-Suburban Tribe
Past (Live)
Josh Perrin Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Deadspawn, ex-Malnurture
Niklas Kvarforth Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards (1996-present)
See also: Skitliv, ex-Funeral Dirge, Niklas Kvarforth, ex-Bethlehem, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Diabolicum, ex-Ondskapt
Peter Huss Guitars (2005-present)
See also: Apostasy, ex-Cretoria, ex-Sinergy (live)
Christian Larsson Bass (2010-present)
See also: Acacia, Gloson, ex-Dilapidated, ex-Svart, ex-Livsnekad, My Collapse, Reciprocity, ex-Promenia, ex-Sanctum Sanguis, ex-Apati, ex-C, ex-Nuklear
Rainer Tuomikanto Drums (2012-present)
See also: Causemos, Decomposter, Woland, Abhorrence (live), Kalmisto (live), ex-Ajattara, ex-Clockwork Spirit, ex-Kiuas, ex-The Undivine, ex-Amarantine, ex-Inthral, ex-Dead Shape Figure, ex-Spirit Disease (live), ex-Evince, ex-RUST
Euge Valovirta Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Godsplague, ex-Blake, ex-Lullacry (live), ex-Suburban Tribe
Joel Lindholm Bass
See also: ex-Degial, ex-Patronymicon, ex-Undergång, ex-Procession (live)
Ted "Impaler" Wedebrand Drums (1998-2001)
See also: Born for Burning, ex-Skitliv
Robert Vocals (1998)
Andreas Classen Vocals (1999-2000)
See also: Kadathorn, Paragon Belial, ex-Dark Creation, ex-Bethlehem, ex-Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, ex-Made of Iron
Tusk Bass (2000-2001)
Phil A. Cirone Bass, Keyboards (2001-2005, 2007-2008)
See also: Craft (live), Kall
Jan Axel "Hellhammer" Blomberg Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Age of Silence, Arcturus, Mayhem, Mezzerschmitt, Winds, ex-Mortem, ex-Covenant, Death of Desire, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Dimmu Borgir, ex-Nidingr, ex-The Kovenant, ex-Troll, ex-Umoral, ex-Immortal (live), ex-Mysticum (live), ex-Tritonus (live), ex-Carnivora, ex-Emperor (live)
Håkan "Inisis" Ollars Guitars, Keyboards (2002)
Johan Hallander Bass (2005-2007)
See also: Tortura (Swe)
Ludwig Witt Drums (2005-2007, 2011-2012)
See also: Grand Magus, Spiritual Beggars, ex-Sandalinas, ex-Firebird
John Doe Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: Craft, ex-Transitus Mortalis, The Eternal Void, ex-Watain (live), ex-Twin Earth
Casado Guitars (2005-2006)
See also: ex-Silencer
Fredric "Wredhe" Gråby Guitars (2006-2011)
See also: Bloodline, ex-Chainsaw, ex-Ondskapt
Jarle "Uruz" Byberg Drums (2007-2008)
See also: Blåhø, So Much for Nothing, Urgehal, Vulture Lord, Craft (live), ex-Philomel's Epitaph, ex-Crest of Darkness, ex-Den Saakaldte, ex-Nàttsòl, ex-Voluspaa, ex-Where Angels Fall, ex-In Lingua Mortua, ex-Amaroc
Larsen Bass (2008-2010)
See also: Acacia, Level Above Human, Vile Scar, ex-Livsnekad
Richard "Rick" Schill Drums (2008-2010)
See also: Acacia, Level Above Human, The Unguided, Vile Scar, ex-Livsnekad, ex-Spawn of Possession
Sebastiaan Bats Guitars (2011)
See also: Tombe, ex-Abhorrence
Current
Rainer Tuomikanto Drums (2012-present)
See also: Causemos, Decomposter, Woland, Abhorrence (live), Kalmisto (live), ex-Ajattara, ex-Clockwork Spirit, ex-Kiuas, ex-The Undivine, ex-Amarantine, ex-Inthral, ex-Dead Shape Figure, ex-Spirit Disease (live), ex-Evince, ex-RUST
Euge Valovirta Guitars (2012-present)
See also: Godsplague, ex-Blake, ex-Lullacry (live), ex-Suburban Tribe
Past
Josh Perrin Bass (2009)
See also: ex-Deadspawn, ex-Malnurture
Added by: VileRancour Modified by: WTR
Added on: 2002-09-02 19:56:34 Last modified on: 2014-09-29 17:31:23
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