30 October 2013

Camel tour part 3

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on the bus

Saturday 26th October,  Amsterdam: the Rabozaal is part of the new complex built between the old Melkweg and the Shouwburg concert hall. I remember the old Melkweg. First time I played there was circa 1974. Opposite the stage was a large raised platform covered with old Oriental rugs where music lovers would lie and smoke joints while you played. Things were more relaxed then. 

Photo: Wim Brouwers

Saturday night, the Rabozaal was packed solid with the first standing audience of the tour. It does

25 October 2013

Camel Tour Day 7 (I think)

Somewhere in Groningen

Good show at Salisbury. We're getting better and more fluent as we go. Overnight on the bus to the small town of Verviers in Belgium. Roused out of bunk at 6.30 to get on the ferry. Still, we had a nice

21 October 2013

Camel Tour Day 3

Show #2 - Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall - photo: Shane Carlson

Awaking in the rock'n'roll bus to a rainy morning in Manchester. Really enjoyed the show in

20 October 2013

Camel Tour 2013

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Camel in Harrogate Royal Hall - photo by Brendan Eyre

 Very nice start to the tour last night in the charmingly salubrious surroundings of the Royal Hall in 

3 October 2013

New 15th Anniversary Reissue of "An Outcast of the Islands"

  New 15th Anniversary Reissue of "An Outcast of the Islands"

To celebrate the upcoming Camel tour I've organised a limited edition CD reissue of my "Outcast of the Islands" album. It comes in a nice cardboard gatefold wallet with an 8-page booklet. It restores the running order of the original album and I've written some sleeve notes. It's only available from www.colinbass.com at the amazingly friendly price of £6 (plus postage). Buy now and enjoy at your leisure!