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  1. Opeth's Akerfeldt: 'Some People Compare Me To Nickelback' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Discussing vocal harmonies and overall singing approach on the new album " Pale Communion ," Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt stated that people tend to make an odd parallel and compare him to Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger .

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  2. What are you listening to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Sand Trap

    Latest from Opeth. I really like Mikael's clean vocals, but I miss the growls on their albums.

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  3. Swedish band Opeth drops new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Snapper

    Few progressive bands have been able to match the accomplishments nor boast a back catalog as impressive as Opeth's. Their long-spanned career has garnered them legions of loyal and dedicated fans.

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  4. What are you listening to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Sand Trap

    Latest from Opeth. I really like Mikael's clean vocals, but I miss the growls on their albums.

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  5. What are you listening to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Sand Trap

    Latest from Opeth. I really like Mikael's clean vocals, but I miss the growls on their albums.

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  6. Opeth: 'We Will Never Sound Like On Our Old Records' [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    As the debate of "death metal Opeth vs. prog rock Opeth" still rages on on the web, frontman Mikael Akerfeldt gave an articulate explanation on why the band's vision is the only way to go. So if you're bashing Opeth for taking the prog rock route, you should definitely read this.

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  7. Opeth - Pale CommunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Where Worlds Collide

    Opeth's eleventh studio album, "Pale Communion" has been one of the most anticipated releases of the year.

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  8. John Petrucci: 'Why I Love Opeth' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Dream Theater 's John Petrucci shared his thoughts on Swedish prog metal act Opeth , given them a lot of praises.

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  9. Opeth: 'We Still Feel That We Belong To The Metal Scene' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth might have severely drifted into the prog rock realm with their latest studio efforts, but frontman Mikael Akerfeldt still insists that metal domain is the place where they belong.

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  10. Midweek chart update: Royal Blood set for Number One...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | NME

    ... will be revealed on BBC Radio 1 on Sunday (August 31). Elsewhere in the Official Albums Chart, Swedish metal band Opeth have the next highest new entry with their new album 'Pale Communion' entering at Number Seven, while US country star Brad ...

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  11. This One Goes To Eleven: Weekly metal roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Free Williamsburg

    ... e-brake, put-her-up-on-too-wheels-yee-haw hairpin back toward the metal mainstream now, tenured Swedish dark metallers Opeth drop their 11th (that just doesn't happen anymore) full-length, Pale Communion (Roadrunner), today. Before diving headfirst ...

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  12. Opeth - Pale Communion ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | 411mania.com

    Pale Communion Review Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.26.2014 Opeth are back with their latest studio album, Pale Communion ! Are they able to refine their move away from death metal to greater heights or should they go back to what works? 411's Jeremy Thomas checks in with his full review! 1. "Eternal Rains Will Come" 2. "Cusp of Eternity" 3. "Moon ... (more)

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  13. The Riff Report: New music this weekRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Miami Herald

    ... expect of it. It's an album that has the ebb and flow of "Blackwater Park" and the Comus-indebted prog of "Heritage," Opeth's last effort. Listening to "Pale Communion," it's much easier to see the shortcomings of "Heritage," and in so doing it ...

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  14. Opeth: Pale Communion [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... the organ parts in the music. Specifically, the intro kind of calls to mind the album " Tarkus " by the band ELP, but Opeth pretty quickly puts their own stamp on it. The song evolves with a non-traditional song structure and uses harmonized and ...

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  15. Opeth And In Flames Announce 2014 North American Tour With Red Fang [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    This December, Opeth and In Flames will embark on a co-headlining string of dates with Red Fang as direct support.

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  16. Opeth: 'Doing What You Want Musically Doesn't Get Much Respect These Days' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Although " Heritage " is nearly three years old, Opeth's prog rock detour is still a very fresh and touchy subject among a portion of the metal scene.

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  17. Q&A: Opeth On Pale Communion, Bad Taste, & Record Store Binges + Hear New Song "Eternal Rains"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Stereogum

    A funny thing happened on Twitter earlier this year: Longstanding Swedish band Opeth became a trending topic when details of their new album , Pale Communion were released.

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  18. Opeth Frontman: 'I Approached New Album's Lyrics Like A Diary' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a new interview with Roadrunner Records Germany , Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt has talked about the lyric writing process for new album " Pale Communion ."

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  19. Mikael Akerfeldt of Opeth Discusses Camel's 'Moon...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Guitar World

    "I was already in my twenties when I first heard it. I was working at a record store in Stockholm at the time, and one of my co-workers, who was in his early forties, suggested I check out Camel.

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  20. Opeth: 'We're Rebelling Against Metal Because We Love It So Much' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    "Metal should be rebellious, even within its own genre" - that's the stance of Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt , who had recently discussed the band's sonic experiments and drastic musical shifts from the past few years.

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