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Nicky Skopelitis


Nicky Skopelitis

Nicky Skopelitis is an American guitarist and composer from Greek heritage. He is best known as a guitarist, but also performs on banjo, oud, lute, keyboards and other instruments.

Although Skopelitis has recorded few albums as a bandleader, he has appeared on many more recordings, often collaborating with prolific bass guitarist and producer Bill Laswell.

Until 1987 or so, he used the spelling "Scopelitis" for his last name.


  • Discography 1
    • As leader or co-leader 1.1
    • Sideman (incomplete) 1.2
  • External links 2


As leader or co-leader

Sideman (incomplete)

External links

  • Nicky Skopelitis discography at Discogs
  • Excerpts from an interview with Sonny Sharrock and Nicky Skopelitis, "New Sounds" #711, WNYC-FM, 9/9/91
  • Downtown Composer Collective profile
  • Next To NothingReview on in Rolling Stone
  • Faith MovesReview on in Rolling Stone

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