Opeth mainman Mikael Åkerfeldt was recently interviewed by Uppsala Student Radio prior to a show in Uppsala, Sweden; clips from their conversation are being released piece by piece. In the clip above, Mikael talks about making the determination that he was going to do whatever he could to make it as a musician, and pursuing that goal rather than getting a regular job or going to college. Watch now!

Opeth's latest album, Heritage, is available everywhere now - grab a copy from the Roadrunner webstore!