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Country: Sweden
Label: Roadrunner Records

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Formed in: 1990

1990-2002 Extreme progressive metal
2003-2010 Progressive metal
2011- Progressive rock

Line-up

Current members:
1990-  Lars Mikael Åkerfeldt - vocals, guitars
1997-  Martin Mendez - bass
2006-  Martin "Axe" Axenrot - drums
2007-  Fredrik Åkesson - guitars
2011-  Joakim Svalberg - keyboards, percussion, backing vocals
Former musicians:
1990-1991  Nick Döring - bass
1990-1992  David Isberg - vocals
1990-1997  Anders Nordin - drums
1991  Kim Pettersson - guitars
1991  Andreas Dimeo - guitars
1991  Johan DeFarfalla - bass
› 1994-1996  -//-
1991-2007  Peter Lindgren - guitars
1992  Mattias Ander - bass
1992-1993  Stefan Guteklint - bass
1997-2006  Martin Lopez - drums
2005-2011  Per Wiberg - keyboards, backing vocals
Studio musicians:
2008  Karin Svensson - violin
2008  Lisa Almberg - english horn, oboe
2008  Christoffer Wadensten - flute
2008  Andreas Tengberg - cello
Live musicians:
2003-2005  Per Wiberg - keyboards, backing vocals
2005  Eugene Victor "Gene" Hoglan II - drums
2005-2006  Martin "Axe" Axenrot - drums
Guest musicians:
2001-2003  Steven John Wilson - vocals, guitars, keyboards, mellotron
2008  Nathalie Lorichs - vocals
2011  Alex Acuña - percussion
2011  Joakim Svalberg - piano
2011  Björn Johannson "J:son" Lindh - flute

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1995 | 8.5 Orchid
1996 | 8.8 Morningrise
1998 | 8.8 My Arms, Your Hearse
1999 | 9.1 Still Life
2001 | 9.2 Blackwater Park
2002 | 8.8 Deliverance
2003 | 8.7 Damnation
2005 | 8.8 Selections From Ghost Reveries [EP]
2005 | 9 Ghost Reveries
2008 | 9.2 Watershed Radio Sampler [EP]
2008 | 8.7 Watershed
2011 | 7.4 Heritage
2014 Pale Communion
 
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Photo galleries

15.11.2012 Opeth + Anathema - Leeds, England, 15.11.12 by Talie Eigeland
19.06.2011 Hellfest Open Air 2011 - Clisson, France, 19.06.2011 by Ivor
19.06.2011 Hellfest Open Air 2011 - Clisson, France, 19.06.2011 by Moocher
13.08.2010 Bloodstock Open Air - Catton Hall, England, 13th-15th August 2010 by Baz Anderson
24.04.2009 Hammerfest 2009 - Prestatyn, Wales, 24th-25th April 2009 by Baz Anderson
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
08.04.2014 Opeth - New Album Title And Tracklist Revealed
20.03.2014 Opeth - 25th Anniversary Book In The Works
06.01.2014 Mikael Åkerfeldt - Updates On New Album
17.12.2013 Mikael Åkerfeldt - Honored By SKAP Organization
27.08.2013 Mikael Åkerfeldt - To Curate 2014 Roadburn Festival
17.04.2013 Opeth - Announce Free Acoustic Performance And Signing
 
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Interviews
01.01.2009 with Martin Mendez [Bass]
02.10.2003 with Mikael Åkerfeldt [vocals, guitars]
16.09.2003 with Peter Lindgren [guitars]
Articles
19.11.2012 Opeth + Anathema - Leeds, England, 15.11.12
12.03.2009 Opeth - Rock Cafe, Tallinn, Estonia, 23.02.2009

Concerts
05.06.2014 GER, Nürburg - Rock am Ring 2014 (1)
06.06.2014 GER, Nürnberg - Rock Im Park 2014 (1)
13.06.2014 GBR, Castle Donington - Download Festival 2014 (2)
22.06.2014 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest Open Air 2014 (37)
27.06.2014 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2014 (13)
20.07.2014 SLO, Tolmin - Metaldays 2014 (18)
07.08.2014 SWE, Gävle - Getaway Rock Festival 2014
08.08.2014 POR, Vagos - Vagos Open Air 2014 (12)

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