Akmeds Camel - History of the Band
Here is a Brief History of Akmed's Camel. For more details, click on the headings. Akmeds Camel emerged from the Thunderbox Festival Band at the 1997 East Kirkby Festival. The unusual name was derived from a dance tune written by a Welsh musician. The band featured Kim Biggs (accordion), Liam Robinson (diatonic accordion / harmonium), Mark Addison (bass and acoustic guitar), Phil Biggs (guitar / flute and vocals), Ian Tait (drums) and dance caller Tim Cook. Bograt members Lesley Prue and Colin Goodall (s...
Akmeds Camel - Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire Folk Links
Akmeds Camel have a wide range of interests and friends. Here is a selection of links to those that we feel may be of use to you. True Scottish Ceilidh Bands are listed Here. Two of our musicians, Mark and Phil, join John Blanks in this Lincolnshire based Folk Trio. Phil Biggs - Artist. One of our guitarists, Phil, is also a watercolour artist. Pete Shaw - Musician.