The Camp Counselor Blog

Around The Campfire: Yam Yam [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image from Jason Myers) Yam Yam's got the jams that defy the boundaries of any one genre. This five-person band coming out of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania brings a soulful collaboration of funk, jazz, and jam music to the stage. With their upbeat sound and lively presence, it's impossible to stand still while listening to Yam Yam. Which made them the perfect… more >>

Around The Campfire: The Ries Brothers [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image by Brett Bergen) The Ries Brothers took hold of our Campfire Stage Saturday afternoon for some foot stomping rock n roll. The middle 20's something brothers from Florida, once discovered by legendary band Chicago, returned to Summer Camp Music Festival once more to take us on a quick trip around the earth and back. Imagine we are riding in… more >>

Hop On The Bus – A Summer Camp: On The Road Tour Recap

Camp Counselor Sydney (St. Louis) I’ve been to Summer Camp: On The Road in St. Louis for years and years. Even before my first SCamp, and I can say is that each year there are new artists to explore and engage with. STL is so blessed with our music scene. On The Road helps expose so many people to our… more >>

Around The Campfire: Red Wanting Blue [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image by Kevin Schwartz) Modern day industry outlaws Red Wanting Blue made their Summer Camp Music Festival debut in the 5pm Saturday slot on The Campfire Stage. With over two decades of since the original inception, regularly touring for 200 shows per year, the presence and performance brought forth by Red Wanting Blue is something that only comes with experience.… more >>


Camp Counselor Derek brings you full songs from the Summer Camp On the Road Tour winners. Check out the artists who came out on top in their respective towns and get ready to welcome them to Summer Camp 2022! You can stream all of the episodes on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, coming soon to YouTube and here at Listen Here Stay up-to-date on all… more >>