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Formed in 1996, Shining is a Swedish extreme metal band that incorporates many doom metal elements in their music. Their unique sound has earned them the label of "suicidal black metal," although the band themselves would clarify that they are not strictly a black metal band. With their depressive undertones and mostly suicide-themed lyrics, Shining's music delves into dark emotions and explores the depths of human psyche.

If you enjoy artists such as Ihsahn, Zardonic, Mechanical Vein, Rabbit Junk, Dødheimsgard, Major Parkinson, Thy Catafalque, Einar Solberg, Strapping Young Lad, Blitz Union, Devin Townsend Project, Raizer, Maraton,Vulture Industries,Ulver,Circle of Dust ,Enslaved,Blood Command ,Devin Townsend,and Arcturus then you will definitely appreciate Shining's unique blend of extreme and doom metal.

Shining, with their haunting melodies and powerful instrumentals combined with introspective lyrics,is an artist that pushes boundaries within the extreme metal genre. Whether you are already a fan or new to their music, Shining's daring approach is sure to leave a lasting impression on any listener.


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