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Nicklas Barker

Nicklas Barker
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Nicklas Barker, formerly Berg, (born 9 July 1969) is a Swedish musician best known as the founder, guitarist, vocalist and keyboardist of the progressive rock band Anekdoten. He is also involved in other bands and projects such as horror soundtrack band Morte Macabre, the psychedelic improvisation rock band My Brother the Wind. He has also written the original soundtrack for the Spanish movie El Último Fin de Semana.
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http://www.myspace.com/nicklasbarker
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Releases on file (13)
Anekdoten — Until All the Ghosts Are Gone Anekdoten — Until All the Ghosts Are Gone
(Bandcamp Virta 006, 2015, CD / LP / DL)
Niklas Barker — El Último Fin de Semana Niklas Barker — El Último Fin de Semana
(Azafrán Media AP-1104, 2011, CD)
Rhys Marsh and the Autumn Ghost — The Fragile State of Inbetween Rhys Marsh and the Autumn Ghost — The Fragile State of Inbetween
(Better Place BPRCD001, 2008, CD)
Anekdoten — A Time of Day Anekdoten — A Time of Day
(Bandcamp Virta 005, 2005, CD / DL)
Qoph — Pyrola Qoph — Pyrola
(Kaleidophone KALCD1, 2004, CD)
Anekdoten  — Gravity Anekdoten — Gravity
(Bandcamp Virta 004, 2003, CD / DL)
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
(Bandcamp 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
(Bandcamp Virta 001, 1993, CD)

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