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Stone Angel (born Kamen Angelov Pankov ; September 30, 1994 in the town of Pazardjik/Bulgaria) is a songwriter, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, performer and lyricist.
Stone Angel began his musical career as a classical musician at the age of 6.
At the age of 11 he toured Croatia as a guitarist for the Mandolin Band ‘’Elena Genova’’. One year later,at the age of 12 he became a student of one of the greatest Bulgarian guitar players and mentors–Professor Dimitar Doichinov.
The same year Stone started playing the electric guitar as well and began taking part in a couple of garage bands.
At the age of 15 he made his first record deal.
In the summer of 2010,Stone joined the new formed band Big Fat Lily along side producer/composer Nedy John Cross and started working on a record immediately.
In November 2012 Big Fat Lily released their first music video "M.F.R". The clip was recognized as a 'Short Film' and took part in a contest in Las Vegas, Nevada days after it was released. In December followed another video titled "God Forgive".This time the video won the award for World Peace in the Cannes film festival (France) and first prize in the Hollywood CineRocKom International Film Festival for the year 2013.
Later that year Stone Angel started studying jazz music and was accepted into the ‘’Plovdiv Musical Dance And Art Academy’’.
In June 2014,Stone was invited to join the band ''SHEKY'' - a popular Bulgarian band which has shared a stage with bands such as 'Whitesnake','Judas Priest','Saxon','Wasp','Mike And The Mechanics' etc..
He released a full length album with ‘Big Fat Lily’ called ‘’The Mirror Of The World’’ in November the same year.
Later that year he also joined another established band 'Urban Grey' which have toured Europe and supported bands like 'Sepultura','In Flames','Napalm Death','Brujeria' and others.
In July 2015,'Urban Grey' with Stone Angel, were the support act for the band 'Cannibal Corpse' in Bulgaria and recorded a DVD from the show.
A couple of months later the same year, Stone auditioned for a part in a music video that involved director Zoran Bihac (Rammstein, Tokio Hotel, Lindemann, Emigrate, Beatsteaks, Coca-Cola, Nike, Mercedes, Jim Beam, etc..) and singer Marcel 'Schmier' Schirmer (Destruction,The German Panzer,Headhunter) Stone Angel got the part and was the guitar player for the gig. The video premiered in Germany in December 2015.
In the beginning of 2016 Stone toured Greece with Urban Grey as a part of the ‘’Liber Sum Tour’’ that also included the bands ‘Blynd’ and ‘Desert Near The End’.
In October the same year he opened a Rock School (Music School) in his hometown in which he is a solo and bass guitar instructor,the ''sTone'' rock school aslo includes vocal,keyboard,drum and music theory lessons led by various teachers.
Later that month two tracks off of ''The Mirror Of The World'' record Stone did with Big Fat Lily won the ''Shark Bite Award'' at the ''Malibu West International Film Festival''. The music video for the song ''The Color Of Your Skin'' was awarded In the category for 'social statement' and the short film / video for the track ''God Forgive'' won in the 'short film - music score' category.
For the end of the year Stone Angel played in the Cyprus capital city of Nicosia along side bands Blynd and Ferium.
Starting of 2017 he was featured on the ''Glaz Customs'' (guitar brand manufacturers) instagram page playing/advertising one of their new guitar models.
In the spring of 2018 Stone started recording his first solo album,in June he put out a video teaser for the album revealing the record's title ''Thing Outside'.The following month it was announced that six well known singers from the bulgarian music scene will be taking part in the record as guest vocalists.The full length album was finished in August 2018.