Opeth Shares an Incredible Animated Video for “Ingen Sanning Är Allas”

Opeth has shared a new animated video for their track ‘Ingen Sanning Är Allas (Universal Truth)’. The song comes from the Swedish language version of their new album In Cauda Venenum, out now via Moderbolaget Records / Nuclear Blast Records. Created by Jess Cope of Owl House Studios, watch it now! Continue reading

Opeth Books North American Tour For Next Winter

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Progressive Metal legends Opeth have finally booked a US tour in support of their acclaimed new album In Cauda Venenum, out now via Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast. Fellow Swedish band Graveyard will open! The dates include two nights at the legendary Apollo Theater in New York and performances at the renowned Ryman Auditorium in Nashville and at the famed Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. Tickets will sell fast, beginning 10:00AM Local Time Friday, October 4th at the link below. Opeth mastermind Mikael Åkerfeldt recently spoke to Ghost Cult about the album.Continue reading

PODCAST: Episode 42: Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth Talks New Album and Progressive Music

Ghost Cult had the distinct pleasure of chatting with the one and only Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth recently. In a wide-ranging chat with our Chief Editor Keefy, Mikael discussed the new album, In Cauda Venenum, due out September 27th via Moderbolaget Records / Nuclear Blast Entertainment. We discussed his creating both English and Swedish language versions of the album, using an orchestra and choir, concept records, progressive rock artists he likes such as Pink Floyd, King Crimson and Peter Gabriel, working at Park Studios, philosophical lyrics, and why he treated this album like it was the final Opeth album. Continue reading

Opeth Shares New Video Of “Ghost Of Perdition”, DVD/Blu-Ray Package Out Now


Opeth released their new live album Garden of the Titans: Live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre via Moderbolaget Records / Nuclear Blast Entertainment, yesterday. Filmed during their performance on May 11th, 2017 at the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver, CO, this release celebrates the entire history of Opeth. The band have shared a clip of their performance of ‘Ghost Of Perdition’, which you can watch now.Continue reading

Opeth Shares Time-Lapse Behind The Scenes Video, New Live DVD Out Soon

Opeth continues to march toward the release Garden of the Titans: Live at Red Rocks Amphitheater on 2nd November via Moderbolaget Records / Nuclear Blast. The deluxe DVD, Blu-Ray and vinyl format packages were created recorded during their set on 11th May 2017 at the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver, CO. Watch the band in a new time-lapse trailer of the stage set up and the moments before they hit the stage.Continue reading

Mikael Akerfeldt Of Opeth Discusses Sorceress, The Meaning Of Success And More!


Opeth is currently out on the road in support of Sorceress, and as I said in my 10/10 review, this album is a progressive masterpiece. They’ve continued to evolve, and take risks, and the end result is a magical journey for the listener. At their recent show here in New York City, they treated fans to the new and old material at the historic Radio City Music Hall, and I recently got to speak with Mikael Akerfeldt about that special concert, as well as the new record. Enjoy my chat with the legendary vocalist below!
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Audio: Opeth Is Streaming Sorceress Online


Opeth will be releasing Sorceress on September 30th via Moderbolaget Records, thanks to their new deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment. As I said in my review of the album, Sorceress is a progressive masterpiece, and now you can hear why I said that. Continue reading

Opeth – Sorceress

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Opeth will be releasing Sorceress on September 30th via the bands own label Moderbolaget Records, thanks to their new deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment.Continue reading

Video: Opeth Stream Lyric Video Of Title Track From Sorceress

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Progressive metal legends Opeth have released a new single, the title track from their forthcoming new album Sorceress. The album is due out on September 30th from the bands’ own label Moderbolaget Records via their new deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment. You can watch the lyric video for ‘Sorceress’ at this link or below:



Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt commented on the track:

Here you go kids! Here’s the title track, ‘Sorceress,’ combined with the now obligatory lyric video. Why not, eh? We’re happy with the tune. It’s heavy, a bit “meat and potato,” but what the hell…we love it! Hope you do too!”


Pre-orders for physical copies of Sorceress are now available. be purchased today. Various formats and editions include Standard Jewel CD, 2CD Digipak, 2LP Vinyl (in various colors at 180 gram) and a Deluxe Edition Wooden Box Set. Digital pre-orders are live now as well.

Pre-order Sorceress:

Physical (Available Monday, August 1st):

Nuclear Blast Store: http://nblast.de/OpethSorceressNB

Recordstore.co.uk: http://nblast.de/OpethSorceressRS

Digital Pre-order:

iTunes: http://nblast.de/OpethSorceressIT

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Opeth – Sorceress tracklisting:

1. Persephone

2. Sorceress

3. The Wilde Flowers

4. Will O The Wisp

5. Chrysalis

6. Sorceress 2

7. The Seventh Sojourn

8. Strange Brew

9. A Fleeting Glance

10. Era

11. Persephone (Slight Return)


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