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In Cauda Venenum


In Cauda Venenum

Thirteenth full-length studio release for the Swedish progressive death metal group produced at Park Studios (The Hellacopters, Graveyard). Comes in Swedish and English versions

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  1. 10.0 |   Consequence Of Sound

    From beginning to end, the intriguing songwriting makes for a fascinating experience
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  2. 9.0 |   All Music

    While there are referents to the past, they have merely been folded into a brand of heavy music that reflects not progressive rock's history, but Opeth's enduring, evolving image
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  3. 9.0 |   PopMatters

    In Cauda Venenum is Opeth's most wicked record of the decade, signifying that their earlier evilness is still wonderfully intact
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  4. 8.4 |   Gig Soup

    Swedish band Opeth have released one of their best albums in years, blending prog rock and metal in a way that only they can
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  5. 8.0 |   NME

    A sonic brew that could sedate a herd of buffalo
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  6. 8.0 |   The Quietus

    Opeth's thirteenth album – and their first to be sung in Swedish – finds the group in a playful mood whilst still delivering a powerhouse performance
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  7. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    It's an album that requires a lot of consideration, but the reward is well worth the attention
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  8. 8.0 |   The Music

    [A]n odd bod of a record, and yet oddly compelling
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  9. 7.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    A bracing reminder of the subtlety and complexity that underpinned even the band’s most fearsome tracks
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  10. 7.4 |   Sputnik Music (staff)

    Renewed inspiration makes Opeth’s latest their best since Heritage
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  11. 6.0 |   Kerrang!

    Opeth use their native tongue and prog excess on In Cauda Venenum, their oddest album yet
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