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  1. Mastodon's Kelliher Planning To Work With Opeth, In Flames Members: 'Just Something Fun' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher has stated that he's still very much interested in working on a side project with Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt and guitarist Bjorn Gelotte of In Flames .

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  2. Opeth: 'Progressive Metal's Doing Quite Well Today, A Lot Of It Has To Do With Dream Theater' [News]Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeld shared an optimistic stance about the current state of prog music, attributing a lot of its popularity today to Dream Theater .

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  3. Mike Portnoy Interested In Collaborating With Opeth's Akerfeldt:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Back in 2010, Mike Portnoy was involved with a project featuring Steven Wilson of Porcupine Tree and Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt .

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  4. Opeth, Godflesh, & The Atlas Moth streaming stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    ... of new streams. And, jeeze, these are some biggies. First off, provided you didn't sneak a listen to the leak, Opeth offered the first full-track taste of Pale Communion , the Swedish progsters' 11th album. Mikael Akerfeldt promised a lighter record ...

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  5. Opeth - "Cusp Of Eternity"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Stereogum

    Opeth's last album, 2011's Heritage , saw the band taking an unusually stark turn away from their death metal roots - not that Opeth were ever a traditional death metal band, but Heritage was pretty much a pure psychedelic prog record.

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  6. Alex DistefanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | City Pages

    ... to offer you a list of love songs. But, these aren't the ordinary love songs about boys falling in love with girls,... Opeth In honor of St. Valentine's Day, we wanted to offer you a list of love songs. But, these aren't the ordinary love songs ...

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  7. The Heavy Lowdown: new Godflesh EP; Negura Bunget cancel tour ++...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Your 'oh god, I'm old' moment for the day: babies became teenagers in the years between new Godflesh tunes. That said, Opeth fans will have to wait a little longer. Fans were promised a single and details on Pale Communion , the forthcoming 11th ...

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  8. Alex DistefanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | River Front Times

    ... to offer you a list of love songs. But, these aren't the ordinary love songs about boys falling in love with girls,... Opeth In honor of St. Valentine's Day, we wanted to offer you a list of love songs. But, these aren't the ordinary love songs ...

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  9. Mikael Akerfeldt: 'This Record Is More Melodic, Slightly Heavier And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In the hands of guitarist, singer and songwriter Mikael Akerfeldt , Swedish prog band Opeth has consistently blown the doors off of pre-conceived notions of what a "progressive rock band" is supposed to sound like.

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  10. Opeth Pale Communion DetailsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Stereogum

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

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

    Mar 31, 2014 | 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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  12. Review Of New Opeth Album Surfaces: 'Their Best Album Since 'Ghost Reveries'' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | 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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  13. Gimme 5: Must-see shows this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | 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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  14. Opeth Frontman: 'I Was Skeptical About Ghost, All I Could Hear Were Mercyful Fate Riffs' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | 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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  15. Opeth Album Update: 'More Melodies Than Ever Before' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | 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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  16. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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