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  1. Opeth Pale Communion DetailsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Stereogum

    Progressive metal band Opeth put out their last album in 2011, the psychedelic Heritage .

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  2. Opeth Talk New Album Guitars: 'Guitar-Wise, Everything Came From PRS' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    After giving several major updates, Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt recently focused on the equipment used by the band during the new album's recording process.

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  3. Review Of New Opeth Album Surfaces: 'Their Best Album Since 'Ghost Reveries'' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    As Opeth are wrapping up their new album and prepping for a tentative June release, some of the journalists were lucky enough to get an early copy of the yet-untitled effort.

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  4. Gimme 5: Must-see shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | SFBG Politics Blog

    ... Seven years later, she would play her first live showa ever. Now Perhacs has been sampled by Daft Punk, covered by Opeth, and adored by many more fans than anyone could have predicted. This year, the 44-years-in-the-making follow-up to ...

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  5. Opeth Frontman: 'I Was Skeptical About Ghost, All I Could Hear Were Mercyful Fate Riffs' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Discussing new bands and upcoming artists on today's scene, Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt touched on fellow Swedish metallers Ghost , confessing he was somewhat of "a late bloomer" with the occult six-piece.

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  6. Opeth Album Update: 'More Melodies Than Ever Before' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Following the announcement of a tentative June release, Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt discussed the band's new album in detail, dubbing it Opeth's most melodic effort to date.

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  7. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Estacada News

    ... She's been sampled by rappers Biggie Smalls as well as Lowkey, and covered by Swedish death metal band Opeth. One of her songs even served as the theme for a TV show (1970's "Lincoln"). Yet in her day, Linda ...

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  8. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Clackamas Review

    ... She's been sampled by rappers Biggie Smalls as well as Lowkey, and covered by Swedish death metal band Opeth. One of her songs even served as the theme for a TV show (1970's "Lincoln"). Yet in her day, Linda ...

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  9. Interview: Opeth Talk New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | WIGM-AM Medford

    "It's nice to be in New York," exclaims Opeth guitarist Fredrik A...kesson. " It's even colder than it was back home.

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  10. Dir En Grey: The Unraveling [EP] [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... sounds quite a bit darker than the original. The way the band switches between heavy and soft reminds me of bands like Opeth , and it's clear they've been keen to break a lot of musical boundaries lately. Opening with acoustic guitars, another very ...

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  11. Luc Lemay interview: Gorguts founder sheds light on 'Colored Sands'Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... chat with The Examiner about his decision to create a new Gorguts record, his new bandmates, and how Steven Wilson and Opeth impacted the progressive direction of "Colored Sands". The album is only the fifth in Gorguts quarter century of existence, ...

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  12. Luc Lemay interview: Gorguts founder sheds light on 'Colored Sands'Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... chat with The Examiner about his decision to create a new Gorguts record, his new bandmates, and how Steven Wilson and Opeth impacted the progressive direction of "Colored Sands". The album is only the fifth in Gorguts quarter century of existence, ...

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  13. Luc Lemay interview: Gorguts founder sheds light on 'Colored Sands'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... chat with The Examiner about his decision to create a new Gorguts record, his new bandmates, and how Steven Wilson and Opeth impacted the progressive direction of "Colored Sands". The album is only the fifth in Gorguts quarter century of existence, ...

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  14. Album Review: 'Blademode' as exciting as its gaming inspirationsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Weekender

    ... held in the Washington, D.C., area, Huber's instrumental prowess, largely influenced by bands like Dream Theater and Opeth, comes alive in "Brain Scraps" from "Sonic the Hedgehog," with its breakneck, death metal tempo and expressive modal melody ...

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  15. New Opeth Album 'All Over The Place,' Mikael Akerfeldt Explains [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt shared some fresh details regarding the band's upcoming studio effort, confirming eight new songs headed in "all over the place" direction.

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  16. Hammer of Doom News Report 01.08.14: Top 50 Metal Albums of 2013Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | 411mania.com

    ... of unease. This album had a near doom like quality in the atmosphere it evoked, I would compare it to some stuff that Opeth have done, but they were more folkish with their dreary atmosphere, this is almost space-like. It's quite, and all you really ...

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  17. Opeth Frontman On New Album: 'It's Time For 'All In' With Strings' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt gave an update regarding the songwriting process of the band's upcoming studio record, announcing more of a "pretentious" approach.

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  18. Top 10 Metal Songs To End 2013 With [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2013 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... growl-vocals, and an extremely unique solo make this song what it is. Critically acclaimed and highly favored by fans, Opeth broke new grounds with this progressive-death metal gem of an album! What we have here is a Grammy nominated song for the " ...

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  19. Paper Radio: the best albums of 2013Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... the sounds of the band's heyday. The clearest influence on the band's songwriting is that of progressive metal masters Opeth, which takes Gorguts from being a technical death metal group to a progressive metal group. That is not to say that the ...

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  20. Abiotic InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... players like Vinnie Moore. In the death metal and proggy-er genres, bands like Necrophagist, Cynic, Obscura, Wretched, Opeth, Death, Fleshwrought, The Faceless, The Contortionist, and more are huge influences on me. A: Phonetically, it'd be ...

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