Opeth's Mikael Åkerfeldt and Porcupine Tree's Steven Wilson sat down recently for a lengthy joint interview to discuss their individual careers and their upcoming collaboration as Storm Corrosion. In the clip above, Mikael talks about how he became a fan of Porcupine Tree, and Steven talks about how he discovered Opeth.


Storm Corrosion, the album, is now available for pre-order in two deluxe configurations: the Special Edition Blu-Ray/CD Set & Collector’s Edition Double LP Bundle is $50, and includes the album on 180 gram black virgin vinyl, in a gatefold jacket with exclusive artwork; a digital download of the entire album in high quality FLAC files; the Blu-Ray/CD version of the record, which offers the album on CD; a Blu-Ray disc containing a 5.1 audio mix of the entire album, two exclusive demo tracks, and five instrumental tracks; a 24" x 36" fold-out poster; and a separate 12" x 12" poster autographed by both Mikael Åkerfeldt and Steven Wilson.

The Storm Corrosion Collector’s Edition Double-LP Set is $35, and includes the vinyl version, the digital download, and the two posters.