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Popularity index: 2
4088 fans
Country: Sweden
Labels: Nuclear Blast Entertainment
Moderbolaget Records

Links: Official website
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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-  Martín Méndez - bass
2006-  Martin Axenrot - drums
2007-  Fredrik Åkesson - guitars
2011-  Joakim Svalberg - keyboards, percussion, 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, vocals
Studio musicians:
2000  Steven 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  Gene Hoglan - drums
2005-2006  Martin Axenrot - drums
Guest musicians:
2008  Nathalie Lorichs - vocals
2011  Alex Acuña - percussion
2011  Joakim Svalberg - piano
2011  Björn Johannson Lindh - flute

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1995 | 8.4 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 | 8.7 Selections From Ghost Reveries [EP]
2005 | 9 Ghost Reveries
2008 | 9.2 Watershed Radio Sampler [EP]
2008 | 8.7 Watershed
2011 | 7.3 Heritage
2014 | 7.6 Pale Communion
2016 | 7.8 Book Of Opeth [EP]
2016 Sorceress
 
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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 Boltus
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
21.09.2016 Opeth - Streaming New Track 'The Wilde Flowers'
04.09.2016 Opeth - New Song Online
01.08.2016 Opeth - Lyric Video Launched
18.07.2016 Opeth - Share New Album Cover, Tracklist And More
22.06.2016 Opeth - Announce N. American Dates, Share Album Snippet
15.06.2016 Opeth - Sign To Nuclear Blast, Reveal New Album Details
 
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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
29.09.2016 USA, Pittsburgh, PA (3)
30.09.2016 USA, Silver Spring, MD
01.10.2016 USA, New York, NY (1)
02.10.2016 USA, Boston
04.10.2016 CAN, Montreal, QC (1)
05.10.2016 CAN, Toronto, ON (2)
07.10.2016 USA, Detroit, MI
08.10.2016 USA, Akron, OH
09.10.2016 USA, Chicago, IL (2)
10.10.2016 USA, Minneapolis, MN (1)
12.10.2016 USA, Oklahoma City, OK
13.10.2016 USA, Houston, TX (1)
14.10.2016 USA, Austin, TX
15.10.2016 USA, Dallas, TX
18.10.2016 USA, Las Vegas, NV
19.10.2016 USA, Tempe, AZ (2)
21.10.2016 USA, Sacramento, CA (2)
22.10.2016 USA, San Francisco, CA (1)
24.10.2016 USA, Portland, OR
25.10.2016 USA, Seattle, WA (2)
26.10.2016 CAN, Vancouver, BC (1)
05.11.2016 SWE, Stockholm (4)
06.11.2016 NOR, Oslo
07.11.2016 DEN, Copenhagen
08.11.2016 GER, Hamburg
10.11.2016 AUT, Vienna
10.11.2016 GER, Stuttgart
12.11.2016 GER, Munich (1)
13.11.2016 SUI, Zurich
14.11.2016 ITA, Milan
16.11.2016 GER, Cologne
18.11.2016 NED, Tilburg (2)
19.11.2016 GBR, London (3)
21.11.2016 FRA, Paris (2)
23.11.2016 LUX, Luxembourg
24.11.2016 GER, Berlin (1)
25.07.2017 SLO, Tolmin - Metaldays 2017 (7)

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Forum topics

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