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Opeth stream 12th album 'Sorceress' with The Independent

The Swedish prog-metal veterans continue branching out into uncharted territories with Sorceress, their 12th album, being their most diverse yet. We stream the record a day before official release and sat down with frontman Mikael Åkerfeldt

Where do record labels stand in music’s ‘streaming wars’?

Apple Music is signing exclusivity deals with musicians, paying for music videos, giving artists a huge platform in return, while Spotify continues to grow in power and influence. But where does this leave record labels, and are they being phased out of the process?