Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt in car accident
Yesterday eveningwere set to perform with and at The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota but their set was cancelled due to Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt being in a car accident.
One fan reports that Mastodon’s tour manager came on stage and announced that Mikael had been rushed to hospital after being in a car accident and the band would no longer be performing. As a result, Ghost and Mastodon both played extended sets.
No official report from the band has been released but we will update you when it does.
We wish Mikael a speedy recovery from his injuries.