Opeth mainman Mikael Åkerfeldt doesn’t foresee the Swedes revisiting their death metal roots too heavily on their new album.
Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt has been honoured with a scholarship for his services to the Swedish and international music scene.
We chat to Opeth mainman Mikael Åkerfeldt and Anathema’s Daniel Cavanagh in our current issue about prog music, evolving sounds and angry metal fans.
Wanderers of the progosphere rejoice because Tilburg, Netherlands’ supreme festival of all that is cosmic, leftfield, riff-filled and a bit stoned, Roadburn, has announced that this year’s curator is to be none other than Opeth mainman, Mikael Åkerfeldt.
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With our friends at Prog Magazine throwing their first ever awards bash this week, we thought we’d ask Opeth – who, as we all know, like a bit of prog themselves – to donate frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt to us for a few minutes to talk riffs.