Tag Archives: Opeth

Opeth announce November 2012 UK headlining tour

Opeth have announced that they will return to the UK for a six date tour this November in support of their latest album ‘Heritage.’ The tour will feature special guests Anathema and the London show will be a special unplugged show.

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Storm Corrosion

Album Review: Storm Corrosion – Storm Corrosion

Every long-haired geek rocker’s dream has come true – Porcupine Tree and Opeth have joined forces! Well, kind of. ‘Storm Corrosion’ is a one-off album project consisting of six tracks created by Porcupine Tree frontman Steven Wilson and Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt. They have stated that the chances of touring the project are minimal and […]

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Updated: Opeth vocalist not in car accident, did require medical attention for cut

Yesterday evening Opeth were set to perform with Mastodon and Ghost at The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota but their set was cancelled due to Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt reportedly being in a car accident. Those reports were false and although fans stated information direct from Mastodon’s tour manager, they were not true. The true reason […]

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Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt in car accident

Yesterday evening Opeth were set to perform with Mastodon and Ghost 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 […]

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Storm Corrosion release Drag Ropes music video

Storm Corrosion have released a music video for ‘Drag Ropes’ which appears on their self-titled debut album. The album, which is out on the 7th May, is a collaboration between Steven Wilson of Porcupine Tree and Mikael Akerfeldt of Opeth. “We never discussed what we were going to do,” recalls Akerfeldt. “I went down to […]

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Download Festival announces more bands

Download have announced several more bands to their expanding line-up for 2012. Joining the names will be Killswitch Engage with original frontman Jesse Leach, Shinedown, Black Veil Brides, NOFX, Opeth and Nightwish. The current line-up can be seen in the poster below:

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Opeth and Porcupine Tree project Storm Corrosion announce debut album

The new collaborative project between Opeth’s Mikael Akerfeldt and Steven Wilson of Porcupine Tree has been given an official title as they now go under the name Storm Corrosion. They will release their self-titled debut album via a yet unnamed label in April 2012.

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