Interview: Jørgen Munkeby of Norway’s Shining

[avatar user="Mosh" size="50" align="left"]Blurb[/avatar][avatar user="James" size="50" align="left"]Chat[/avatar]I last spoke to Jørgen Munkeby of Shining (the Norwegian, not Swedish one) in May last year around the time they launched their album One One One. A really, verbose and interesting guy who is part of an original and unusual act, it was great to get the chance to finally meet … Continue reading Interview: Jørgen Munkeby of Norway’s Shining

Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining (Nor) / Marty Friedman – Glasgow QMU

[All gig photos courtesy of Lara Vischi - Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining + Marty Friedman] [avatar user="James" size="50" align="left" /]I don’t mind a bit of thrash metal every now and again. I’m no huge thrash guy like Sean, but I enjoy a few bands' material. Kreator are one of those few thrash bands … Continue reading Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining (Nor) / Marty Friedman – Glasgow QMU

Review-Two: Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining + Marty Friedman – Glasgow QMU

[All gig photos courtesy of Lara Vischi - Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining + Marty Friedman] [avatar user="Sean" size="50" align="left" /]Well this certainly was a gig I definitely had a lot of anticipation for. With Kreator, as well as Destruction in October (yeah I think I've been banging on about them a bit much … Continue reading Review-Two: Kreator / Arch Enemy / Shining + Marty Friedman – Glasgow QMU

Shining (NOR) – new one-take video

A few months ago, the Norwegian blackjazz band Shining released a short one-take video where they performed their hit single "I Won't Forget" in the rubble of the demolition site for their old studio in Oslo, Norway. Now they release another video for their second single "The One Inside", filmed completely live and in one … Continue reading Shining (NOR) – new one-take video

Shining interview

Shining’s lead singer Jørgen Munkeby and Hacride's Luis Roux talks about how the European tour has been going. I had a great chat with Jørgen some months ago and he's a great person to interview. These videos are courtesy of Indie Recordings. All copyright belongs to them. Part 1 http://youtu.be/EUL3K5QSmK8 Part 2 http://youtu.be/Un4i3_S5euI

Shining (NOR) do a one-take “live” video

To "celebrate" the location of their recording studio being torn down to make way for some flates, Norway's Shining decided to record a live video. It was shot in one continuous take by Norwegian National TV using one video camera, two mics to record the band and one mic to record the vocals. No video or … Continue reading Shining (NOR) do a one-take “live” video