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Fredrik Åkesson

Fredrik Åkesson

Real/full name:
Fredrik Åkesson
Age:
42 (born Jul 18th, 1972)
Place of origin:
Sweden (Stockholm)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Is a Swedish heavy metal guitarist. He is a current member of Opeth. He is also active in Krux, Monsters of Metal and Talisman.

Åkesson has been playing guitar since the age of 12. His early musical influences include Michael Schenker, Uli Jon Roth, Yngwie Malmsteen and George Lynch. Marcel Jacob, founder of Talisman, held auditions in 1992 to find a new guitar player after Jason Bieler left ...

John Norum

Guitars

Krux

Guitars (lead) (2003-present)

2003 Live (Video) Guitars (lead)
2006 II Guitars (lead)
2011 III - He Who Sleeps Amongst the Stars Guitars (lead)

Opeth

Guitars (2007-present)

2008 Porcelain Heart (Single) Guitars
2008 Watershed Guitars
2008 Burden (Single) Guitars
2010 In Live Concert at the Royal Albert Hall (Live album) Guitars
2010 In Live Concert at the Royal Albert Hall (Video) Guitars, Vocals (backing)
2011 The Throat of Winter (Single) Guitars
2011 The Devil's Orchard (Single) Guitars
2011 The Devil's Orchard - Live at Rock Hard Festival 2009 (Live album) Guitars
2011 Heritage Guitars
2011 Slither (Single) Guitars
2014 Pale Communion Vocals (backing), Guitars
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Talisman

Guitars (lead)

Arch Enemy

Guitars (2005-2007)

2006 Live Apocalypse (Video) Guitars

Sabbtail

Guitars (second album)

2004 Nightchurch Guitars

Shock Tilt

Guitars (1989-1990)

Southpaw

Guitars (1996-?)

1998 Southpaw Guitars

Tiamat

Guitars (2004)

Arch Enemy

2007 Revolution Begins (EP) Guitars on I Am Legend - Out For Blood

Glen Drover

2011 Metalusion Guitars (track 6)

Krux

2002 Krux Guitars (lead)

Tiamat

2006 The Church of Tiamat (Video) Guitars

Southpaw

1998 Southpaw Producer
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