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Heritage

Opeth

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 14th, 2011
Catalog ID:
RR7705-2
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
21 reviews (avg. 62%)
1. Heritage 02:05   instrumental
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2. The Devil's Orchard 06:40   Show lyrics
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3. I Feel the Dark 06:40   Show lyrics
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4. Slither 04:03   Show lyrics
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5. Nepenthe 05:40   Show lyrics
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6. Häxprocess 06:57   Show lyrics
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7. Famine 08:32   Show lyrics
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8. The Lines in My Hand 03:49   Show lyrics
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9. Folklore 08:19   Show lyrics
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10. Marrow of the Earth 04:19   instrumental
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Band members
Mikael Åkerfeldt Guitars, Vocals, Mellotron, Piano, Effects
Per Wiberg Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Piano, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer
Fredrik Åkesson Guitars
Martin Axenrot Drums, Percussion
Martín Méndez Bass
Guest/Session
Joakim Svalberg Piano (track 1)
Björn J:son Lindh (R.I.P. 2013) Flute (track 7)
Alex Acuña Percussion (track 7)
Miscellaneous staff
Charlie Dodd FX (track 6)
Peter Mew Mastering
Jens Bogren Engineering
Steven Wilson Mixing
Mikael Åkerfeldt Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Travis Smith Artwork
Janne Hansson Engineering
Mikael Åkerfeldt Guitars, Vocals, Mellotron, Piano, Effects
Per Wiberg Keyboards, Hammond Organ, Piano, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer
Fredrik Åkesson Guitars
Martin Axenrot Drums, Percussion
Martín Méndez Bass
Joakim Svalberg Piano (track 1)
Björn J:son Lindh (R.I.P. 2013) Flute (track 7)
Alex Acuña Percussion (track 7)
Charlie Dodd FX (track 6)
Peter Mew Mastering
Jens Bogren Engineering
Steven Wilson Mixing
Mikael Åkerfeldt Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Travis Smith Artwork
Janne Hansson Engineering
Read Evolution Taken Too Far,... 58% UnholyCrusada July 5th, 2014
Read Uninteresting, bored and... 50% EschatonOmega April 13th, 2014
Read Tedious & Poor Production 45% hexen April 3rd, 2013
Read Summer's Gone And Love Has... 88% Twisted_Psychology October 22nd, 2012
Read A Change in a Good Direction 87% cannibaleater August 28th, 2012
Read mindequalsblown.net 70% RidgeDeadite May 28th, 2012
Read A Genuine Disappointment 40% NovembersDirge January 14th, 2012
Read This is what Damnation... 45% eyes_of_apocalypse January 1st, 2012
Read The Most Divisive Album of... 80% FullMetalAttorney December 13th, 2011
Read Opeth - Heritage 50% ConorFynes December 12th, 2011
Read The evolution of Opeth 95% Thatshowkidsdie November 27th, 2011
Read An alternative to sleeping... 19% extremesymphony October 25th, 2011
Read Opeth - Heritage 65% tcgjarhead October 23rd, 2011
Read Almost perfect 98% mot_the_barber October 15th, 2011
Read Opeth - Heritage 80% mwdmusic October 7th, 2011
Read Regressive Rock 45% CrimsonFloyd September 30th, 2011
Read Something we don't understand! 44% khalilmikael September 29th, 2011
Read Another direction doesn't... 90% PierreJIskandar September 21st, 2011
Read A progessive band regresses. 65% Djavul September 21st, 2011
Read Essentially a bad imitation... 12% TheDefiniteArticle September 20th, 2011
Read Far away from the metal years 70% kluseba September 18th, 2011

Release dates:
Japan: September 14th, 2011
Europe: September 16th, 2011
United Kingdom: September 19th, 2011
North America: September 20th, 2011

Special edition bonus tracks:
11. Pyre (05:32)
12. Face in the Snow (04:09)

Special edition DVD contains 5.1 mix of entire album and making of the album documentary.
Also contains a card to download bonus tracks Pyre and Face in the Snow.

A video was made for "The Devil's Orchard".

"Slither" is a tribute to Ronnie James Dio.

Recording information:

Recorded during various stages throughout late 2010 and early 2011.
Main sessions were recorded at Atlantis Studios, Stockholm, between January 31 and February 21.
Additional vocals and effects recorded during a few days in March at No Man's Land Studios, Hemel Hempstead, UK.
Demo keepers and additional mellotron recorded at Junkmail Studios, Stockholm.
Mixed at No Man's Land Studios.
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 016861770525

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Added on: 2011-05-26 13:35:29 Last modified on: 2014-09-05 05:33:27
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