Thomas Vikström

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Thomas Vikström
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Vikström with Therion in 2008
Background information
Birth nameSven Erik Herman Thomas Vikström
Born (1969-01-21) 21 January 1969 (age 54)
Genres Heavy metal, doom metal, power metal, symphonic metal
Years active1988–present

Sven Erik Herman Thomas Vikström (born 21 January 1969) is a Swedish singer best known for working with hard rock and heavy metal bands including doom metal bands Candlemass (during their initial final years, from 1991 to 1994) [1] and power metallers Stormwind. He is the son of opera singer Sven-Erik Vikström. He is also a permanent vocalist for the symphonic metal band Therion. [2]


Musical theatre

Inspired by his father, Vikström has played roles in theatre productions starting on stage at the Stockholm theatre Folkan in 1990. During 1991 he starred as the main-character in the opera Hoffman's Adventure in Stockholm. He also played the main part as John in the musical Miss Saigon from late 1997 to December 1998. [3]


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