Posts Tagged: Live music

Where did my Thursday go?

Its super early in the morning. You can smell the dew from the wet grass. Sounds of excitement is roaring everywhere. Summer Camp has officially started and people are pouring in! Entering early Thursday was a great time. We were running everywhere through the woods looking for a spot. hundreds of others were fighting for… Read more »

Rebelution @ Mr.Smalls in Pittsburgh 4/24/13

Since I saw Rebelution at All Good in 2010 I had been itching to see them again. Unfortunately last year I was unable to catch their Summer Camp set but last night I finally got the opportunity to scratch and caught their show at Mr. Smalls Theater.  As fortune would have it they stopped in… Read more »

Beesonstock…Small, Local and Wonderful

There is something truly special about those small festivals that have local bands and small crowds. From the very moment we arrived at Beesonstock in Cisne, Southern Illinois, we already became friends with our neighbors to the right; and within a few more minutes became friends with our neighbors to the left. Both nights we… Read more »

Kinetix “Never Too Late” EP Release Tour

As their name suggests, Kinetix is the quintessence of energy.  The band exudes it; a commanding force of musical motion that they exert on stage and spreads to their audience.  I have been an avid fan since I saw them at Summer Camp 2012 (check out their set here.) Kinetix put everything into their show… Read more »

Kinetix @ Lamasco Bar & Grill – Evansville, IN

I have good news for all you Scampers in the southern Illinois and southern IN area that usually have to travel quite a bit in order to catch some of your favorite bands of Summer Camp. For myself, living in rural southern IL, I almost always have to travel nearly 4 hours to Chicago if I… Read more »

Big Gigantic at the Canopy Club – Urbana, IL

Big Gigantic is a band I absolutely LOVE but have not had the chance to see live very many times. Therefore, last Sunday – tired from lack of sleep due to friends visiting for the holiday – both Derrick and I hit the road, driving over two hours to see Big G at the Canopy…. Read more »

Kinetix: A Great Rock Band with a Refreshing New Sound

Times have changed. We live in a world where we are constantly bombarded by information. Technology advances with leaps and bounds. Movies come out by the dozens. Music is growing and evolving at the same pace and there are so many bands and so many sounds and so many ways to listen. It can almost… Read more »

Universal Rhythm Assembly – Night One

On Friday June 22nd we arrived at the Universal River Assembly for the second half of Family Groove Company, and I’m glad we made it because they eased us into a great night of bumpin’ with their upbeat yet chill jams. The night was warm and pleasant, it was the my first trip to the Peoria… Read more »

Camp Counselor Maria Announcing moe.’s First Set

I was SOOO nervous…I was pacing; I was worried I would fall, I would trip, I would stutter, I would pee my pants…luckily none of that happened and I am so relieved. It was a great experience, such a natural euphoria to be up there in front of so many people and getting to announce… Read more »

Umphreys Rawked Glorious Face

  Me and Joel Cummins, keys player for Umphreys!! Ohhh, what a glorious time we’re having out here in the woods at Summer Camp! After three crazy days, three set of Umphreys & Moe, my heart is singing! I’m surrounded by hundreds of fun-loving, sexy people who have come to let their spirits soar in… Read more »