In 1990, Mikael Akerfeldt joined Opeth, a band that had recently been active in Stockholm, where David Isberg was still the main character at the time. However, quite quickly, within less than two years, Mikael began to decide on the composition and direction of the band’s development and it’s still the case. The musical vision is supported by the Swedish bassist Martín Méndez, brilliant drummer Martin Axenrot, excellent guitarist Fredrik Åkesson and keyboard player Joakim Svalberg. This configuration has been successfully implemented since 2011. Opeth’s music has evolved several times over 30 years. Opeth’s music has evolved over 30 years and their latest albums are a move from metal roots towards progressive rock.