Opeth
Features // 9 Articles
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 3 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best Progressive Rock and Metal of 2016
28 Nov 2016 // 10:00 PM

The following ten albums rightly outshine the competition and best represent what made 2016 such a diverse and phenomenal year in progressive music.

Opeth's Fake Nikki Sixx: An Interview with Mikael Akerfeldt
27 Sep 2016 // 9:00 PM

Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt opens up about Opeth's 25 year career, the band's new album Sorceress, and his desire to score a Meryl Streep film one day.

//Columns

Benighted by Beauty: The Legacy of Opeth's 'Still Life'
11 Jun 2014 // 9:30 PM

Still Life's narrative borders on Shakespearean levels of romantic tragedy and social commentary, making it the most poetic and philosophical in Opeth’s catalogue.

The Best Metal Albums of 2008
9 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

It was a stellar year for metal, and an eclectic year, too: Norwegian prog-metal, goth-infused death metal, Swedish thrash, black metal, and stoner rock all make the list.

//Reviews

Opeth: Sorceress
26 Sep 2016 // 9:30 PM

This third entry in Opeth's newest phase doesn't quite match Pale Communion, but it's still a wonderfully multifaceted journey.

Opeth: Deliverance & Damnation
27 Jan 2016 // 9:30 PM

Thirteen years after their release, two of Opeth's most important albums have been reissued in this essential new package.

//Blogs

Opeth - "Era" (Singles Going Steady)
3 Feb 2017 // 6:44 AM

Opeth's "Era" is as precise and pristine as a classical cantata without the pretensions.

Blood and Thunder: We All Wanna Touch a Rainbow
21 May 2015 // 5:00 AM

Once upon a time, Ronnie James Dio rounded up a bevy of heavy metal legends to record a charity single. Yet no amount of superstar power could stop the song from falling by the wayside.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Moving Pixels Podcast Becomes the 'Beholder'

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to think that we would never be complicit with the dictates of an authoritarian regime, but Beholder reveals how complicated such choices can become.

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