Opeth Took A Chance With Latest Album
Heritage was released last year and its production saw the departure of keyboardist Per Wiberg after an eight-year stay. He's been replaced by Joakim Svalberg.
Akesson thinks that wouldn't have been the only change if Opeth hadn't continued their move away from their extreme metal beginnings – and they had no choice but to risk alienating some long-term followers.
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