According to Blabbermouth.net
, swedish metallers Opeth
have confirmed two signing sessions in their home country. The group's in-store schedule is now shaping up as follows:
06/03 - Amsterdam, Holland @ FAME (6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
06/04 - Paris, France @ Virgin Megastore (6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
06/09 - Stockholm, Sweden @ Bengans (5:00 p.m.)
06/10 - Gothenburg, Sweden @ CD Specialisten Rockhouse (5:30 p.m.)
's new album, "Watershed
", is scheduled for release on June 3 via Roadrunner Records (one day earlier internationally). The CD, recorded in the band's native Sweden and produced by Mikael kerfeldt and Jens Bogren, is a masterwork that follows the time-honored Opeth
tradition; its modern yet timeless, progressive yet paying homage to the sounds of classic rock.
will be Iron Maiden
frontman Bruce Dickinson
's guests on Friday, May 30 during Bruce's weekly BBC 6 Music radio show, aptly named "The Bruce Dickinson Friday Rock Show
". Listen to the program live via the Internet between 10:00 p.m. and 1:00 a.m. U.K. time at BBC.co.uk.