Swedish prog-metal band Opeth have released a 30 second teaser of new music from their upcoming album In Cauda Venetum.
The teaser belongs to a song titled “Heart in Hand.”
For the first time ever the band have also recorded the album in their native Swedish as well so fans will have a choice if they prefer that to english.
The snippet of music contains no vocals but does showcase what sounds like an immensely heavy riff.
The release is part of promoting of an upcoming European tour by the band, the dates for which can be found below.
In Cauda Venetum will be released in the autumn of this year.
Oct. 27 UK, Norwich – UEA Oct. 29 UK, London – Palladium Oct. 31 UK, Glasgow – SWG3 Nov. 1 Ireland, Dublin – Olympia Theatre Nov. 2 UK, Leeds – Damnation Festival Nov. 3 UK, Bristol – O2 Academy Nov. 6 Belgium, Brussels – Ancienne Belgique Nov. 8 Germany, Munich – Backstage (Werk) Nov. 9 Spain, Milan – Alcatraz Nov. 10 Switzerland, Zurich – Volkshaus Nov 11 France, Paris – L‘Olympia Nov. 13 Germany, Cologne – E-Werk Nov. 14 Germany, Wiesbaden – Schlachthof Nov. 15 Germany, Nuremberg – Meistersingerhalle Nov. 16 Germany, Berlin – Huxleys Neue Welt Nov. 17 Denmark, Copenhagen – Det Kgl. Teater SOLD OUT