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  1. #PhillyFive Things to Do: Dec. 17, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Philly.com

    ... come inside for a magic show, latkes and sofganyiot (jelly donuts). For something heavy: Swedish death metal outfit Opeth bring their prog-infused sounds to the Electric Factory (421 7th St.) in support of their 11th album at 7:30 p.m. For an ...

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  2. Opeth and In Flames Storm Warehouse Live, Swedish-StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Houston Press

    ... inside, where fans crowded in to catch a couple of Scandinavia's longest-running international metal acts. Though Opeth and In Flames might hail from a region that is fiercely proud of its contributions to the uglier, more extreme end of the metal ...

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  3. Bloodbath: Grand Morbid Funeral [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Released: Nov 17, 2014 Genre: Death Metal Label: Peaceville Records Number Of Tracks: 11 The fourth studio album by the death metal supergroup, "Grand Morbid Funeral" doesn't disappoint, with one of the most impressive death metal releases of 2014. Bloodbath originally formed in 1998 as a kind of death meal outlet for members of Opeth and Katatonia .

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  4. The 10 Best Concerts In Houston This Weekend: Old 97's, Opeth, Ian Moore, etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Houston Press

    ... two Swedish groups who have probably been looking forward to breaking out the short sleeves for a while. In Flames and Opeth's respective hometowns of Gothenburg and Stockholm may be a full three hours' drive apart, but that's still probably close ...

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  5. Opeth & In FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Houston Press

    ... two Swedish groups who have probably been looking forward to breaking out the short sleeves for a while. In Flames and Opeth's respective hometowns of Gothenburg and Stockholm may be a full three hours' drive apart, but that's still probably close ...

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  6. The Best Concerts to See in L.A. This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | LA Weekly

    ... previous bands, but Upset delivers her melodies with crash-and-burn punk tempos. - Falling James Tuesday, December 9 Opeth HOLLYWOOD PALLADIUM Today's tempest in a teapot concerns the hoary old hairsplitting over whether Sweden's Opeth is a ...

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  7. OpethRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | LA Weekly

    Today's tempest in a teapot concerns the hoary old hairsplitting over whether Sweden's Opeth is a death-metal band or an authentically progressive rock ensemble or just an arty hard-rock combo or some kind of heavily rocking mishmash of all of the above. What the hell difference does it make, says mainman singer-guitarist Mikael A...kerfeldt, whose veteran crew celebrated its 25th anniversary with the August release of Pale Communion , a searing, soaring blast of supremely melodic, finely crafted, spot-the-prog-reference music that, like its predecessor Heritage , veers ever further away from the band's brontosaurian death roots and Cookie Monster vocals.

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  8. 2014 Albums of the Year, Part FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Where Worlds Collide

    ... it's "Meddle" to Heritage's "Atom Heart Mother". There are no cookie monsters, but the record does retain all of Opeth's mastery of dynamics, and its dark intensity shows there can be other forms of heaviness than bludgeoning riffs. The dense and ...

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  9. Metal Meltdown: Opeth, Red Fang and Trve BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | 303 Magazine

    ... a monster of a metal show this Saturday at The Ogden, featuring Swedish melodic death metal greats In Flames and Opeth, who will be joined by good time rockers from Portland, Red Fang. There are some high-profile names at this one and it looks like ...

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  10. Tue 9Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | LA Weekly

    Today's tempest in a teapot concerns the hoary old hairsplitting over whether Sweden's Opeth is a death-metal band or an authentically progressive rock ensemble or just an arty hard-rock combo or some kind of heavily rocking mishmash of all of the above.

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  11. Tue 9Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | LA Weekly

    ... worked in, and some of Today's tempest in a teapot concerns the hoary old hairsplitting over whether Sweden's Opeth is a death-metal band or an authentically progressive rock ensemble or just an arty hard-rock combo or some kind of heavily rocking ...

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  12. Top 10 Songs With Unusual Guitar Tuning [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... " in fact features one of the most peculiar guitar tunings around - D-D-D-D-D-B. Tab here . Cracking open the Big 3, Opeth deliver " Ghost of Perdition ." Coming off " Ghost Reveries ," the track is tuned to open Dm9 (D-A-D-F-A-E) Tab here . ...

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  13. Brainstorm: Metus Mortis [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... power metal albums you can listen to, and definitely one of the best albums of 2001. It doesn't reach the levels of Opeth's " Blackwater Park " and Tool's " Lateralus ," but just like on those albums when the last song ends, you feel like listening ...

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

    Tuesday Nov 25 | MusicEmissions

    A longstanding member of my most beloved outfits, Swedish melodic death metal stalwarts Opeth have carved one of the most intriguing musical paths I've ventured down. With a constant sense of artistic grandeur, frontman Mikael Akerfeldt has led Opeth into waters most bands within their foundational genre wouldn't dare to navigate.

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  15. Opeth To Celebrate 25th Anniversary By Performing 'Ghost Reveries' In Full Live In London [News]Read the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth have revealed details of their recently announced one-off UK show, confirming that they will perform their 2005 album " Ghost Reveries " in full. Branded " An Evening With Opeth ," the event will take place at the iconic London Palladium on October 18, 2015, marking the band's 25th anniversary.

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  16. Toontrack.com Post ARBITRATOR Drum Playthrough W/ Dirk Verbeuren...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... of Sacrilege' and will be produced by Sacha Laskow (ex-Divinity, Every Hour Kills), mastered by Jens Bogren (Opeth, Katatonia, Amon Amarth, Arch Enemy) and album artwork done by Colin Marks (Exodus, Scar Symmetry, Jeff Loomis). Song Stream - 'For ...

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  17. Opeth Detail One-Off UK Show [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth will play a one-off show at the London Palladium next year, Metal Hammer reports. The gig will take place on October 18 and the band have issued a poster to promote the date.

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  18. Opeth's Akesson: I'd Like Our New Album To Be Really Heavy, But In A Different Way [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth guitarist Fredrik Akesson expressed hope that the band's new material will be "really heavy," but still not too similar to their earlier efforts. UG briefly sat down with Akesson just before the band's Milan gig this Monday .

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  19. Black Crown Initiate - The Wreckage of StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... was an easy click to check it out, and I was astounded. In short, Black Crown Initiate gives me what I'm missing from Opeth since their moved to a 1970s prog rock sound. I wouldn't call them a clone, but what Opeth did better than anyone else, Black ...

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  20. Opeth Don't Know Which Direction They Will Take With New Album, Are Pleased About It [News]Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    According to Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt , a key to creating diverse and colorful music is listening to a broad range of styles in the first place. The musician recently sat down with Prog magazine to discuss the band's latest studio effort " Pale Communion ," branding it a "relevant record" for both the group and the "rock world in general."

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