Created in the sleepy, working-class hamlet of Slot Jefferson, NY, Tommy Henriksen was among five kids raised by an individual father who have worked multiple careers to aid his family members. Henriksen’s like of music ultimately led him to California, where he toiled unsuccessfully in the LA music picture before finally time for NEW YORK in 1991. He discovered work in building, but never allow his imagine a music profession fall definately not sight, and liked a short stint like a acoustic guitar and keyboard specialist for Alice Cooper. As lot of money could have it, Henriksen quickly met United kingdom music maker Keith Forsey, who’d produced great strides dealing with the Psychedelic Furs and Basic Minds. Both men strike if off nearly immediately and worked well collectively on what would later on become Henriksen’s debut recording. In middle-1998, Capitol Information professional Steve Patch noticed the youthful musician, and Henriksen was authorized to his 1st major-label recording agreement.