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Anekdoten
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Anekdoten is a Swedish progressive rock band, composed of Nicklas Barker (guitar, vocals), Anna Sofi Dahlberg (cello, keyboards), Jan Erik Liljeström (bass, vocals), and Peter Nordins (drums). The group was formed in the early 90s, and in 2015 added Marty Willson-Piper, formerly of The Church.
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Anekdoten — Until All the Ghosts Are Gone Anekdoten — Until All the Ghosts Are Gone
(Virta 006, 2015, CD, LP)
Anekdoten — A Time of Day Anekdoten — A Time of Day
(VIRTA 005, 2005, CD)
Anekdoten  — Gravity Anekdoten — Gravity
(VIRTA 004, 2003, CD)
Various Artists — Un Voyage en Progressif Vol. 3 Various Artists — Un Voyage en Progressif Vol. 3
(Musea FGBG 4331.AR, 2000, CD)
Anekdoten  — From Within Anekdoten — From Within
(VIRTA 003, 1999, CD)
Anekdoten  — Official Bootleg: Live in Japan Anekdoten — Official Bootleg: Live in Japan
(ARC-1036/1037, 1998, 2CD)
Anekdoten  — Live EP Anekdoten — Live EP
(ARC-1035, 1997, CD)
Anekdoten  — Nucleus Anekdoten — Nucleus
(Musea FGBG 4165.AR, 1995, CD)
Various Artists — Progfest '94: Variety Arts Center - Los Angeles Various Artists — Progfest '94: Variety Arts Center - Los Angeles
(Musea FGBG 4154.AR, 1995, CD)
Anekdoten  — Vemod Anekdoten — Vemod
(VIRTA 001, 1993, CD)

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