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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-  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  Johan DeFarfalla - bass
› 1994-1996  -//-
1991  Andreas Dimeo - guitars
1991  Kim Pettersson - guitars
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:
2000  Steven John Wilson - guitar, keyboards, mellotron, backing vocals
› 2001-2003  -//- vocals, guitars, keyboards, mellotron
› 2014  -//- backing vocals
2008  Christoffer Wadensten - flute
2008  Karin Svensson - violin
2008  Lisa Almberg - english horn, oboe
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:
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 | 8.9 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 | 7.6 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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Opeth


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
12.11.2014 Opeth - To Play Entire 'Ghost Reveries' At Anniversary Show
19.08.2014 Opeth - 'Pale Communion' Streaming In Full
13.08.2014 Opeth - Announce Tour With In Flames And Red Fang
01.08.2014 Opeth - Streaming Another New Song
01.07.2014 Opeth - Book Update
19.06.2014 Opeth - UK Tour Dates Confirmed
 
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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
16.12.2008 Opeth, Cynic, The Ocean - Toulouse, France, 28.11.2008

Concerts
03.12.2014 USA, Chicago, IL (1)
04.12.2014 USA, Minneapolis, MN (2)
05.12.2014 USA, Omaha, NE
06.12.2014 USA, Denver, CO (1)
08.12.2014 USA, San Francisco, CA (1)
09.12.2014 USA, Los Angeles, CA (1)
10.12.2014 USA, Tempe, AZ (1)
12.12.2014 USA, Houston, TX (1)
13.12.2014 USA, Dallas, TX
15.12.2014 USA, Atlanta, GA (2)
17.12.2014 USA, Philadelphia, PA (2)
18.12.2014 USA, New York, NY
19.12.2014 USA, Worcester, MA
20.12.2014 CAN, Montreal, QC (2)
21.12.2014 CAN, Toronto, ON (3)
08.08.2015 GBR, Catton Hall - Bloodstock Open Air 2015 (1)

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