OPETH: Mikael Åkerfeldt Discusses The Artwork Of “In Cauda Venenum”

With a little over a week until Swedish prog metal/rock legends OPETH will release their long-awaited 13th album “In Cauda Venenum” on September 27th via Moderbolaget / Nuclear Blast, the band has released a new trailer in which revered vocalist, guitarist and songwriter Mikael Åkerfeldt describes working with renowned artist Travis Smith throughout the years and how his love of houses inspired the scene depicted in the album artwork.

Watch OPETH’S 7th Album Trailer Here:

Recorded last year at Stockholm’s Park Studios, “In Cauda Venenum” will be released in two versions, in both Swedish and English languages. Pre-order it in various formats, here.

The band’s new tracks are available for listening on all DSPs. Pick your version below:
English: http://geni.us/OpethInCaudaVenenumENG
Swedish: http://geni.us/OpethInCaudaVenenumSWE

Opeth - In Cauda Venenum

Track Listing:

1. Livet’s Trädgård / Garden Of Earthly Delights
2. Svekets Prins / Dignity
3. Hjärtat Vet Vad Handen Gör / Heart In Hand
4. De Närmast Sörjande / Next Of Kin
5. Minnets Yta / Lovelorn Crime
6. Charlatan
7. Ingen Sanning Är Allas / Universal Truth
8. Banemannen / The Garroter
9. Kontinuerlig Drift / Continuum
10. Allting Tar Slut / All Things Will Pass

OPETH will hit the road in Europe, Japan and Australia in autumn and winter of this year. Dates are listed below and tickets are on sale now at www.opeth.com/tour-dates.

support: THE VINTAGE CARAVAN
27.10.  UK       Norwich – UEA
29.10.  UK       London – Palladium
31.10.  UK       Glasgow – SWG3
01.11.  IRL       Dublin – Olympia Theatre
02.11.  UK       Leeds – Damnation Festival
03.11.  UK       Bristol – O2 Academy
05.11.  NL        Utrecht – TivoliVredenburg
06.11.  B          Brussels – Ancienne Belgique
08.11.  D         Munich – Backstage (Werk)
09.11.  I           Milan – Alcatraz
10.11.  CH       Zurich – Volkshaus
11.11.  F          Paris – L‘Olympia
13.11.  D         Cologne – E-Werk
14.11.  D         Wiesbaden – Schlachthof
15.11.  D         Nuremberg – Meistersingerhalle
16.11.  D         Berlin – Huxleys Neue Welt *SOLD OUT*
17.11.  DK       Copenhagen – Det Kgl. Teater *SOLD OUT*

29.11. – 01.12.  IND      Pune – Bacardi NH7 Weekender

05.12.  J           Osaka – Umeda Club Quattro
06.12.  J           Tokyo – Zepp

08.12.  HK       Hong Kong – Music Zone @ E-Max

10.12.  AUS     Adelaide – Thebarton Theatre
11.12.  AUS     Perth – Astor Theatre
13.12.  AUS     Melbourne – Palais Theatre
14.12.  AUS     Sydney – State Theatre
15.12.  AUS     Brisbane – The Tivoli

13.1.    SE        Stockholm – Circus
15.1.    FI         Helsinki – Ice Hall