Exposé Online banner

Nicklas Barker

Nicklas Barker
Country
Sweden
Profile
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.
Website
http://www.myspace.com/nicklasbarker
Related articles (13)
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)

Latest news

2021-02-14
SoundQuest Fest 2021 – SoundQuest Fest, first experienced as a live festival in Tucson Arizona in 2010 was created by ambient music pioneer Steve Roach. This 2021 event will unite a worldwide gathering of artists and audience members together for a 3-day online event unique in the realm of ambient music. From March 26-28th a continuous flow of streamed performances, audio-video wonder worlds and deep immersion zones will burn bright on Roach’s YouTube channel. » Read more

2021-02-10
Chick Corea RIP – The sad news has reached us that Chick Corea has Returned to Forever, so to speak. The innovative keyboardist and composer died on February 9 at the age of 79. With a career that spanned from the 60s until shortly before his death, Corea touched many listeners with the incredible variety of music he produced in his lifetime. » Read more

2021-01-18
Asia Minor Third Album on the Way – On January 29, AMS records will be releasing the long-awaited third album by classic Turkish-French band Asia Minor. Released last year in Japan, this will be the widespread debut of Points of Libration. The album features original members Setrak Bakirel (vocals, guitar) and Eril Tekeli (flute, guitar). » Read more

2020-12-09
Harold Budd RIP – Harold Budd, one of pre-eminent American composers of avant-garde and minimalism, has died of complications from the coronavirus. Budd came to prominence in the 70s, championed by Brian Eno on his Obscure Records label, with music that blended academic minimalism with electric jazz and electronic music. Much of Budd's best known work was done in collaboration with other artists, including Eno, Daniel Lanois, Robin Guthrie, Andy Partridge, John Foxx, Jah Wobble, and many others. » Read more

2020-11-20
25 Views of Worthing Finally Gets Released – A while ago, we wrote about the discovery of a "long lost" Canterbury-style gem by a band called 25 Views of Worthing. And now we're pleased to find out that Wind Waker Records has released their music on an LP. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Izukaitz - Otsoa Dantzan – This Basque folk group offers multi-guitars, violin, flute, tin-whistles, some keyboards, percussion and two singers (male and female), with occasional saxes and pipes. Their musical concept extends...  (1995) » Read more

Squonk Opera - Howandever – Ready for something different and very original? First off, forget the Squonk, it's not a reference – these guys sound nothing like Genesis! In fact they are a totally new six-piece from the...  (1995) » Read more

STS - Système Solaire – Jannick is back... The monstrous and legendary bassist of the 1973, 1974 and 1976 Magmas issues his first solo effort, after years of session-work with variety singers and composing film scores. His...  (1999) » Read more

Fern Knight - Castings – Drawing seemingly equal parts from dark-age folk, psychedelic mysticism, and post-rock, this latest release by Fern Knight embraces some of the more straightforward folk sound of their 2008...  (2011) » Read more

J.C. Combs - Safe Passage – After a long period of what seems like relative inactivity, Electroshock released at least a dozen new titles in 2010. Safe Passage is among the most interesting of those, but also one of the least...  (2011) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues