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Birth Place: Stockholm, Sweden
Years Active: 1990-present
Genres: Progressive Death Metal, Progressive Metal, Progressive Rock

Opeth is a heavy metal band that hails from Stockholm, Sweden, and came together in 1990 when lead singer David Isberg, and songwriter Mikael Åkerfeldt decided to form a band. Over the years the band has seen several line-up changes, with Åkerfeldt still at the helm and the major driving force behind the band's sound, which contains a mixture of progressive rock, folk, blues, classical, and jazz influences. When the band first started out they didn't follow up their earlier albums with a tour, however in 2001 after their first world tour, the band took to touring regularly with each forthcoming album. Isberg and Åkerfeldt recruited drummer Anders Nordin, bassist Nick Döring, and guitari... Continue Bio >>


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