Northern Star

Opeth reapplies its ‘Heritage’

(From left) Martin Axenrot (drums), Joakim Svalberg (keys),
Mikael Akerfeldt (vocals), Fredrik Akesson (guitar) and Martin
Mendez (bass) make up Swedish progressive metal band, Opeth.
Heritage, the band's tenth studio album was released Sept. 14 on
Roadrunner Records.

Paul Durdan

September 26, 2011

Swedish progressive metal band Opeth released their new album Heritage Tuesday. The album, which has been promoted by singer and composer Mikael Âkerfeldt as a completely new direction for Opeth, is definitely different from their past work. However, Opeth's traditional style permeates the album. I...