Opeth frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt was interviewed prior to the band's show in Hartford, Connecticut - the second show of their current U.S. tour. The conversation can be seen below. Åkerfeldt and interviewer Sam Hatch discuss the first night of the tour, '80s stage moves, paying tribute to Ronnie James Dio, various deluxe packaging options for Opeth releases, and much more. Check it all out below.

Heritage was released on September 20, and is available via iTunes, at Best Buy, and at your local record store. Opeth is touring North America right now; visit our tour page to find a show near you.