The Latest Opeth News, Video, Interviews and Features

Features The 50 best albums from 2011

From Mastodon and Machine Head to Foo Fighters and Frank Turner, we rank the greatest albums from the year 2011

Features The 50 best albums from 2001

From Slipknot and Sum 41 to Tool and Tenacious D, we rank the greatest albums from the year 2001

Features The 13 essential progressive metal albums you need to know

From Opeth to Mastodon to Tool, these are the progressive metal albums that everyone needs in their record collection…

Features 20 classic albums that are 20 years old in 2021

Relive the turn of the millennium with these 20 barnstorming records from 2001

The News 16 Essential Record Store Day Releases For The August 2020 Drop

From limited-edition picture discs to extravagant splatter vinyl, these are the best Record Store Day releases coming in August 2020

The News ArcTanGent Announce Opeth As 2021 Headliner And Launch Crowdfunding Campaign

The first headliner for next year’s ArcTanGent has been announced, with the festival also launching a crowdfunding campaign.

Features 11 underground metal covers of well-known songs you need to hear

Settle in and soak up these fascinating reinterpretations of well-known songs by a host of underground artists…

Features Opeth's Mikael Åkerfeldt: Being 'Heavy' Is More Than The Music

Heaviness doesn’t just mean blastbeats, says Opeth’s Mikael Åkerfeldt. There’s so much more to metal’s many genres than that…

The News ArcTanGent 2020 Unveil First Wave Of Bands – Including Opeth As Headliners

The first wave of bands for ArcTanGent 2020 have arrived.

Features How I Wrote Deliverance, By Opeth's Mikael Åkerfeldt

Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt reveals the darkness behind their heavy masterpiece Deliverance

Reviews Album Review: Opeth – In Cauda Venenum

Opeth use their native tongue and prog excess on In Cauda Venenum, their oddest album yet…

Features The 50 Best Album Openers In Metal

Here’s a definitive list of the 50 best first tracks in heavy metal history…