Who else bought this band's debut album back in late summer of 2002? "The Shining were an English rock band formed in 2000. The band was composed of Duncan Baxter (vocals), Dan MacBean (guitar), Mark Heaney (drums), Simon Jones (bass), and Simon Tong (guitar, keyboards), the latter two both being members of The Verve.
The band originally featured former Stone Roses guitarist John Squire, however he chose to leave the group early in the band's lifetime. The Shining released three singles throughout 2002, all of which were minor successes. Their one and only LP, titled 'True Skies' and produced by Youth, followed in September of the same year, issued by Zuma Recordings. The band split in 2003." Drummer Mark Heaney now plays with Gang Of Four.