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Nick Didkovsky

Nick Didkovsky
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Nick Didkovsky (born 1958) is a composer, guitarist, computer music programmer, and leader of the band Doctor Nerve, which he formed in 1984. He has also participated in a number of other bands and as a guest musician in many scenarios.
Photo by Zach Veilleux
Website
http://www.doctornerve.org
Related articles (12)
Releases on file (24)
Chord — Chord Chord — Chord
(Bandcamp no#, 2018, DL)
Nick Didkovsky — Phantom Words Nick Didkovsky — Phantom Words
(Bandcamp no#, 2016, DL)
Doctor Nerve — The Monkey Farm Doctor Nerve — The Monkey Farm
(Prunos PM0009, 2009, CD)
Hugh Hopper (Bone) — The Gift of Purpose Hugh Hopper (Bone) — The Gift of Purpose
(Cuneiform Rune 3334, 2008/2010, CD)
Nick Didkovsky — Ice Cream Time Nick Didkovsky — Ice Cream Time
(New World 80667-2, 2007, CD)
Nick Didkovsky — Tube Mouth Bow String Nick Didkovsky — Tube Mouth Bow String
(Pogus Productions P21042-2, 2006, CD)
La 1919 — Freepopjazzrock La 1919 — Freepopjazzrock
(Auditorium Edizioni AUD 02104, 2005, CD)
Bone  — Uses Wrist Grab Bone — Uses Wrist Grab
(Cuneiform Rune 176, 2003, CD)
Doctor Nerve with the Sirius String Quartet — Ereia Doctor Nerve with the Sirius String Quartet — Ereia
(Cuneiform Rune 126, 2000, CD)
Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Upbeat Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Upbeat
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 063, 1998, CD)
Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Ayaya Moses Fred Frith Guitar Quartet — Ayaya Moses
(Ambiances Magnétiques AM 051, 1997, CD)
Nick Didkovsky — Binky Boy Nick Didkovsky — Binky Boy
(Bandcamp no#, 1997/2018, CD / DL)
Doctor Nerve — Every Screaming Ear Doctor Nerve — Every Screaming Ear
(Cuneiform Rune 88, 1997, CD)
C.W. Vrtacek — Fifteen Mnemonic Devices C.W. Vrtacek — Fifteen Mnemonic Devices
(Odd Size CD OS 18, 1996, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Skin Doctor Nerve — Skin
(Cuneiform Rune 70, 1995, CD)
Various Artists — Unsettled Scores Various Artists — Unsettled Scores
(Cuneiform Rune 75/76, 1995, 2CD)
Didkovsky / MacLean / Vrtacek — Flies in the Face of Logic Didkovsky / MacLean / Vrtacek — Flies in the Face of Logic
(Pogus Productions 21008-2, 1994, CD)
Fred Frith — Quartets - Lelekovice & The As Usual Dance towards the Other Flight to What Is Not Fred Frith — Quartets - Lelekovice & The As Usual Dance towards the Other Flight to What Is Not
(Recrec Music ReCDec 44, 1994, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Beta 14 OK Doctor Nerve — Beta 14 OK
(Cuneiform Rune 26, 1991, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Did Sprinting Die? Doctor Nerve — Did Sprinting Die?
(Cuneiform 55002, 1990, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation
(Cuneiform Rune 8, 1987, LP)
Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation / Out to Bomb Fresh Kings Doctor Nerve — Armed Observation / Out to Bomb Fresh Kings
(Cuneiform Rune 38X, 1987/1992, CD)
Doctor Nerve — Out to Bomb Fresh Kings Doctor Nerve — Out to Bomb Fresh Kings
(Punos DRN-1123, 1985, LP)
Nick Didkovsky — Now I Do This Nick Didkovsky — Now I Do This
(Punos CX887, 1982, LP)

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