Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt was interviewed by the site Rock Music Critic when the group played Baltimore, Maryland on November 1, the last date of their North American tour in support of their latest album, Heritage. It's a pretty funny video, because Mikael—who says at the outset that he's just woken up—looks completely fried from the month-long tour, and the framing makes the whole thing seem like an interrogation. He discusses what disappoints him about contemporary metal, in-person interactions with fans vs. those who gripe online about Heritage's no-death-growls sound, and much more.

Here's the video: