SHINING are now unleashing the first new track taken from their forthcoming full-length “IX – Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends“.
Niklas Kvarforth comments: “The time has come to share a little bit of the darkness that will infect the world’s population in a few months. Our song chosen for this specific event is called ‘Vilja & Dröm’. This track reminds me ofour earlier days, when I was still mostly focusing on metal. However, it also represents a great leap into the terrible shift-shaping darkness that is our ninth album!”
‘IX – Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends’ has been scheduled for release on the 20th of April 2015. The album can now be pre-ordered in various formats including collectors’ editions via the Season of Mist shop.
On further news, SHINING are revealing more album details. The cover artwork has been created by Daniele Serra. This renowned illustrator rece
Artwork and track-list of ‘IX – Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends’ can now be viewed below:
1. Den Påtvingade Tvåsamheten
2. Vilja & Dröm
4. Människotankens Vägglösa Rum
5. Inga Broar Kvar Att Bränna
6. Besök Från I(ho)nom
7. Ohne Dich [bonus – Rammstein]
8. Black Industrial Eleven [bonus]
Regarding the new album mastermind Niklas Kvarforth commented: “SHINING, the ninth, has been given the name of ‘IX – Everyone, Everything, Everywhere, Ends’. For once I am extremely pleased with how this album turned out. I believe that the fevered presence of filth and uncompromising darkness is more prominent than ever before. Not only will our more recent fan-base ‘enjoy’ the oppression contained therein, but I am also certain that those who stopped listening to SHINING after our fifth album will find the new one plague-ridden with what some might have felt was lacking on the more recent efforts… that atmosphere of old.”
Listen the new song “Vilja & Dröm“: