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Trivium Frontman Matt Heafy Performs Acoustic Cover of Opeth’s ‘Harvest’ in New Video

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Trivium frontman Matt Heafy has been covering the Opeth song 'Harvest' at some recent solo acoustic shows, including one in New York that Loudwire reviewed. Now, a video of Heafy performing the song in a studio has been released. (watch below)

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Opeth + Katatonia – 2013 Must-See Metal Concerts

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New England Metal & Hardcore Festival – 2013 Must-See Metal Concerts

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Opeth Announce Spring 2013 North American Tour with Katatonia

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Roadrunner

Praise the metal gods! Swedish progressive metal masters Opeth will grace North America once again in the spring with a solid amount of tour dates. Beginning on April 18, Opeth will begin their string of dates, bringing fellow Swedish prog veterans Katatonia along for the entire trek.

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Anthrax, Opeth, Hatebreed to Headline 2013 New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

The New England Metal & Hardcore Festival celebrates its 15 year of anniversary with a massive lineup for the 2013 installment, including headliners Anthrax, Opeth and Hatebreed.

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Opeth to Tour North America in Spring 2013?

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Roadrunner

Swedish progressive metal masters Opeth have posted a mystery teaser via Roadrunner Records. We can only speculate as to what it means, but the video depicts a spinning Planet Earth with the signature Opeth logo appearing as the globe stops over North America. Accompanying the band's logo, 'Spring 2013' materializes before the short teaser fades away.

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Opeth Cover Black Sabbath and Napalm Death During Performance in Germany

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Roadrunner

Swedish progressive metal masters Opeth have the technical abilities to play almost any metal song ever written. During a tour stop in Germany, the band recently performed two legendary tracks, one of which is perhaps the world's easiest metal song to play, mostly because it's only two-seconds long.

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Opeth Frontman Mikael Akerfeldt: ‘90 Percent’ Chance of 2013 North American Tour

Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Opeth have been touring relentlessly in support of 2011's 'Heritage,' and before they wrap up the cycle for that album will likely embark on one more North American run.

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No. 2: Opeth, ‘Blackwater Park’ – Top 21st Century Metal Songs

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The potion of brutality, progression and beauty hit its peak in the 2000s with Swedish metal masters Opeth. Having existed since 1990 and releasing their first full-length, 'Orchid' in 1995, Opeth were already experts in breaking new ground, and the Swedish outfit has continued in doing that until this very day.

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Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt Talks Writing New Material and Past Lineup Changes

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RoadRunner Records

With Opeth recently wrapping up their North American co-headlining tour with Mastodon and their last release ‘Heritage’ about to turn a year old in September, vocalist and guitarist Mikael Akerfeldt said that he has started writing for a new disc, although he admits that the writing process is only in the beginning stages.

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