Roadrunner UK caught up with Mikael and Fredrik from OPETH when they were over in the UK doing promo for the upcoming album, Heritage (out in a week!). The band discussed where the album was recorded, who was involved and much more.
Name: Lars Mikael Åkerfeldt
Instrument: Voice, guitar, various
Birth date: April 17 1974
Lives in: Stockholm/Sweden
Equipment: PRS guitars, Marshall amplifiers and cabinets, Thomastik/Infeld strings, Dunlop plectrums, Fractal audio FX, Line 6 wireless systems
Active projects: Storm Corrosion
Previous projects: Bloodbath, Steel, Sörskogen