Fredrik Åkesson

Name: Fredrik Åkesson

Instrument:  Guitar,Vocals

Birth date:  My son Tim and girlfriend Tora

Equipment: PRS guitars, Jim Dunlop pics,Dunlop strings 10-52 and pedals, MXR pedals, Blackstar Amps and Cabs, Fractal Audio AX FX ultra, Planet Waves cables,Line 6G-90 Whireless system.Toontrack software.Voodoo Lab switching system.Port city cabs.

Previous/other bands or projects: Talisman, Southpaw,Tiamat Archenemy, Krux.


Influences: Mikael Schenker, Uli Roth, Richie Blackmoore, Yngwie Malmsten, Frank Marino, Shawn Lane, George Lynch, Robin Trower, David Gilmoore, Mark Knopfler, Eddie van halen.Jeff Beck.Gary Moore.James Hetfield.

Bands: Judas Priest, Dio, Iron Maiden, Accept, Rainbow, Deep purple, Thin Lizzy, AC/DC, Kiss, Led Zeppelin, Rush, Metallica, Megadeth, Testament, Pantera, Death, King Diamond, Entombed, King Krimson,

Drinks:  Beer, red wine, water, Underberg.

Eats: Vindaloo, Lab gai, Sushi, Gazpatcho.

Favourite Opeth song: Blackwater Park