Tag Archives: Opeth

Metal By Numbers 10/16: Creeping up the charts

Posted by on October 16, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Once again we have a week featuring a large amount of debuts, 15 to be exact. Gatecreeper leads the pack with a top 30 debut. Not only did the band’s second album chart, […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/9: Opeth open on top

Posted by on October 9, 2019

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   There’s just something so fitting about an Opeth album coming out in the fall. Seven of the band’s thirteen albums came out in or a little before fall, and while it’s a […]

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Opeth Announce North American 2020 Winter Tour W/ Graveyard

Posted by on October 2, 2019

Yes! Opeth have announced their return to North America for early next year in support of their new album In Cauda Venenum. Graveyard will be joining them for support for the entire trek, which kicks off on February 13th in Cleveland, OH. This marks the first time-ever these Swedish prog metal titans to perform at […]

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A conversation with Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt on new album, Jim Carrey, & ‘Stranger Things’

Posted by on September 27, 2019

Today (27th), Opeth’s overall thirteenth studio effort, In Cauda Venenum, has finally arrived (order here). The follow-up to 2016’s Sorceress continues the group’s evolved progressive style. For those who were hoping to hear a return of the heavier 2008 Watershed era and earlier, could potentially be disappointed. However, for those who have adapted and embraced […]

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New & Noteworthy: September 27th, 2019 – In Cauda Nova Musica

Posted by on September 27, 2019

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features the return of Opeth, Dragonforce, Steel Panther and many more! For last week’s releases you can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and for the latest sales numbers Metal […]

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Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt featured on latest Amobea “What’s In My Bag?” video

Posted by on September 24, 2019

  On the latest episode of Amobea Music’s What’s In My Bag? Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt shares what he picked up at the Los Angels record store. Åkerfeldt shows off his wide taste in music ranging from Linda Perhacs to Dream Theater. The video series has had prominent guests such as actors Ethan Hawke, Jason Mantzoukas and KoRn vocalist Jonathan […]

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Opeth show their “Dignity” on new tune

Posted by on August 16, 2019

Surprise! Opeth have dropped another track called “Dignity” off their upcoming album In Cauda Venenum. Previously, frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt spoke about the writing process behind the new album and also discussed their first single “Heart in Hand.” The album drops September 27th via Nuclear Blast and can be pre-ordered here. As the album is being released in […]

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Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt talks about songwriting process for ‘In Cauda Venenum’

Posted by on July 30, 2019

Opeth previously dropped a trailer about their latest track “Heart in Hand” and now have just dropped another new trailer. During the video, frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt discussed the songwriting process for In Cauda Venenum. and the inspiration for making a Swedish album. The vocalist also touched upon his definition of “heaviness” and how being the heaviest is an […]

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Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt discusses latest single in new album trailer

Posted by on July 18, 2019

Opeth recently dropped a brand new single for the song “Heart In Hand.” The track is taken from the group’s new album In Cauda Venenum, which will be released on September 27th via Moderbolaget/ Nuclear Blast. Today (18th), the band has unleashed a new trailer for the album as this clip features vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Mikael Åkerfeldt […]

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Opeth drop new track “Heart in Hand;” new album in September

Posted by on July 12, 2019

Opeth originally got everyone excited when they teased 30 seconds of new material but now the wait is finally over and “Heart in Hand” has dropped. The band previously mentioned the new album, In Cauda Venenum would drop in the fall but now they officially announced September 27th as the release date. Check out “Heart in […]

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