Opeth mainman Mikael Åkerfeldt was interviewed by the co-hosts of the Metal Shop radio show on KISW when the band played in Seattle on October 15. In the video below, Mikael discusses audience response to the sound of the band's new album Heritage, whether he feels Opeth belongs to the current metal scene, and much more.

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Opeth's tour in support of Heritage continues through November 1; visit our tour page to find a show near you!