Inspired by a mysterious form of Arabic musical poetry called ‘Rajaz,’ Camel’s album of the same name was a nomadic tour de force.
Released in 1974, almost a year to the day after their debut album, 'Mirage' saw Camel take their unique prog brilliance to a new level.
In August 1972, Camel signed to MCA Records and headed into Morgan Sound Studios to record their debut album, which was released on February 28, 1973.
The concept album was based on the remarkable story of the Japanese soldier who wouldn't surrender.
How 70s proggers, blues rockers, and psychedelic popsters put the humble flute out front.
Seen as a return to Camel's principles, Harbour Of Tears represents an extended rumination on 19th-century Irish famine immigrants heading to America.
Few kinds of music are more inherently visual than prog rock. The music lends itself to elaborate flights of fantasy, which is why prog-rock album covers are an art form on their...
A celebration of some of the finest songs that utilize this dynamic keyboard’s otherworldly magic.
Side-long concept pieces, walls of Mellotrons, keyboardists in capes...such were the glories of the greatest prog rock albums.
Pioneers in the field of the ambitious concept album and masters of progressive rock, not to mention their facility with space jams and symphonic structures, Camel has been a fixture on the...
First released between 1974 and 1977, the titles are 'Mirage,' 'The Snow Goose,' 'Moonmadness' and 'Rain Dances.'
Before they became prog superstars, Camel auditioned to become Phillip Goodhand-Tait’s backing band and played on' I Think I'll Write a Song'.
According to the band, the track is taken from an imminent DVD and blu-ray release.
Through sampling, hip-hop has the power to bring old music to new years, helping music to evolve while paying respects to the artists that came before.
Prog-rock superstars Camel have announced a series of concert dates in the UK and around mainland Europe across the spring, summer and autumn of 2018
Progressive rock mainstays Camel have confirmed the first date on their Moonmadness Tour 2018, on 17 September next year at London's Royal Albert Hall.