Virginia-based indie rocker Shane Hines released Blues for Balalaika, Pts. 1-2 in 2001 and Nice Spirit Suicide in 2003, nonetheless it was his 2005 launch Zoë that gained him critical acknowledgement and broad publicity. The recording received a nomination from your 2006 Self-employed Music Honours for Greatest Pop/Rock and roll, and Hines was received three of six honours at the Tx Songwriters Luxury cruise. His achievement was additional bolstered when one of is own songs, “My Wish Is definitely,” was presented on MTV’s REAL LIFE: Key Western. While touring to market his function, Hines was became a member of by Mr. Thumbs on bass and Kevin Bearce on drums to create Shane Hines as well as the Trance. The group spent 2007 touring, aswell as composing and recording tunes for a 4th album.