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Enslaved Guitarist Speaks About Opeth Tour

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Enslaved guitarist Ivar Bjørnson has checked in with the following report regarding the bands direct support slot to Opeth on their North American tour this summer. The statement reads as follows: "I am stoked that we are going out with Opeth. We have been admirers of Opeth's work for years, specially the direction of their newer works. This is great news for us to take back to our loyal fans and friends in North America at this point; the reception for our newest album Vertebrae has been fantastic and unforgettable. We can't wait to present the songs live; we promise you won't be let down! Finally, we wish to express our sincere gratitude to Opeth for giving us this opportunity."

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RememberMetal?'s avatar

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1. RememberMetal? writes:

"We have been admirers of Opeth's work for years, specially the direction of their newer works. "

Yeah, clearly.

Seriously though, these guys have been great for years and while some fans recoil at the new direction I think its about as tasteful and impressive as prog-slathered black metal can get. New albums pretty good.

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2. Jim Rum writes:

One of the most badass pairings I've ever heard of for a tour.

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3. Kalis_wrath writes:

"We are going out with Opeth" O-o Gaahl comes out of the closet, and now Enslaved, and Opeth too?! WTF?! *LOL* :P

Anywho. I hope to catch this tour. Sounds like fun!

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