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Opeth nominated in Classic Rock Magazine for 'Album of the Year'

The Classic Rock Roll Of Honour is back for its eighth year and is again celebrating another mind-blowing year of rock. This year 'Heritage' has been nominated in the 'Album of the Year' Category.  We're up against some pretty stiff competition from Alice Cooper, Bruce Springsteen, Howlin Rain, Joe Bonamassa, Tremonti, Mastodon, Rush, Slash, The Union, UFO and Van Halen so get in there and register your vote now.

REGISTER YOUR VOTE FOR 'HERITAGE' BY CLICKING HERE 
Published in NEWS
August 22 2012

Frankfurt show capacity upgraded

Opeth's 'Unplugged' show in Frankfurt, Germany on November 22nd has had the capacity upgraded to 800 which means the previously SOLD OUT show is now back on sale. But hurry, these tickets won't be around for long. Go to the tour dates section and click the ticket link.
Published in NEWS
August 16 2012

Unplugged London Show SOLD OUT

Opeth's show at Union Chapel in London on November 16 is now SOLD OUT!

The Unplugged shows in Frankfurt and Bochum are also selling fast, get your tickets while you can.

Visit the TOUR PAGE for all ticket links to these shows and the rest of the bands upcoming European dates. 
Published in NEWS
July 19 2012

Von Hertzen Brothers to support Opeth in Scandinavia

Von Hertzen Brothers have been confirmed as support on Opeth's forthcoming Scandinavian dates with the exception of the show in Örebro on December 1.

Full list of Scandinavian dates are as follows;
26.11 - Vox Hall, Århus - DK
27.11 - Vega, Copenhagen - DK
29.11 - KB, Malmö - SE

30.11 - Katalin, Uppsala - SE
01.12 - Club 700, Örebro - SE
02.12 - Nefertiti, Göteborg - SE*
03.12 - Nefertiti, Göteborg - SE*
04.12 - Södra Theater, Stockholm - SE*
05.12 - Södra Theater, Stockholm - SE*
06.12 - Maxim, Gävle - SE
07.12 - Skandiateatern, Norrköping - SE

Denotes Unplugged show *

On the remaining dates, support will come from Anathema as previously announced with the exception of the show in Leipzig on November 24.

Full list of European dates outside Scandinavia are;
12.11 - Rock City, Nottingham - UK
13.11 - O2 ABC, Glasgow - UK
14.11 - St. Vicars, Dublin - IE
15.11 - Metropolitan University, Leeds - UK
16.11 - Union Chapel, London - UK*
17.11 - Pyramids Centre, Portsmouth - UK
18.11 - Den Altier, Luxembourg - LUX
20.11 - AB, Brussels - BE
21.11 - Ewerk, Cologne - DE
22.11 - Sankt Peter, Frankfurt - DE*
23.11 - Christuskirche, Bochum - DE*
24.11 - Werk 2, Leipzig - DE
25.11 - Grosse Freiheit, Hamburg - DE

Denotes Unplugged show *

For tickets visit the TOUR DATES section of the website or local agents. 

Published in NEWS
July 17 2012

New interview with Fredrik posted online

Roadrunner Records have posted a new interview with Fredrik on their website from this years Rock Am Ring Festival in Germany.

Check it out HERE 
Published in NEWS
July 12 2012

Opeth nominated at inaugural Progressive Music Awards

We are please to announce that Opeth have been nominated in various categories at the inaugral Progressive Music Awards 2012 brought you by Prog Magazine.

Opeth are nominated in the following categories open to public voting.
Live Event Category: Opeth at Brixton Academy 2011 CLICK HERE TO VOTE
Album of the Year Category: Opeth - Heritage CLICK HERE TO VOTE

Mikael has also been nominated in the Guiding Light category which will chosen by a carefully selected council.

Please register your votes now.

 
Published in NEWS
July 09 2012

New items added to the webstore

A number of new designs and special discount bundles have been recently added to the official Opeth webstore. To get your hands on all things Opeth, check out their official stores around the world.

UK & EUROPE - CLICK HERE 

USA (East Coast) - CLICK HERE

USA (West Coast) - CLICK HERE

NORDIC - CLICK HERE

Published in NEWS
July 04 2012

Opeth mentioned in Lenny Kaye's new tour blog

Legendary Patti Smith guitarist and self confessed Opeth fan Lenny Kaye has mentioned his recent Midsummer's eve encounter with Opeth in his recent tour blog found at http://lennykaye.com/. The band and Lenny first met in Greece a few years back and has kept in touch since.
Published in NEWS
July 04 2012

Swedish tour dates announced for November & December

We are pleased to announce that we will be doing a Swedish Tour this coming November and December, starting in Malmö on November 29 and concluding in Norrköping on December 7. The shows in Göteborg on December 2 & 3 plus the Stockhoilm shows on December 4 & 5 will be 'Unplugged' shows.

Support for this tour will be announced shortly.

General Admission and VIP tickets will go on sales June 20. Click to BUY TICKETS

Opeth VIP Package includes: -

- 20 minute meet n greet with the whole band

- Show exclusive commemorative VIP laminate w lanyard

- Opeth embroidered Work Shirt (sizes S to XXL)

- Special Tour edition coloured double 12” of ‘Heritage’ album

- Special Tour Photo Book, 32 page glossy.

- VIP laminate granting show access before general public

TO GET YOUR TICKETS NOW CLICK HERE

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Published in NEWS
June 18 2012

Update from Mikael

Mikael has recorded some vocals in collaboration with legendary Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett. Mikael is featured on a re-recording of the classic mega-epos "Supper's ready" from 1972's "Foxtrot" album. Watch this space for further details about the upcoming release

Due to popular demand Mikael has recorded 8 further shows for Swedish national radio. "De bortglömda mästerverken" (The forgotten masterpieces) is a series of shows where Mikael flips vinyl on air, playing mostly obscure progressive and psychedelic rock. The show is being produced by Andreas Matz for Radio P4 and will start airing on the 15th of July. You can also catch it online at www.sr.se
Published in NEWS
June 16 2012

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