The Camp Counselor Blog


Camp Counselor Derek talks with Saxsquatch about his life growing up in the forrest, Man-eating, his Tonight Show appearance and Summer Camp collaborations. Jam of the week: Saxsquatch from 2021. 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 of our new releases! Bookmark our page for The Campfire to… more >>

Around The Campfire: Lee DeWyze [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image by Kevin Schwartz) American Idol winner (Season 09) Lee DeWyze graced us with a Saturday afternoon set at Summer Camp Music Festival 2021. With seven studio albums to his name the Mount Prospect, Illinois native has always proved himself as a passionate and productive singer-songwriter both pre and post winning at Idol. We love showcasing Illinois representatives like Lee… more >>

Around The Campfire: Ryan Montbleau [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image by Kevin Schwartz) "Everyone wants to be the biggest act at the festival, but nobody wants to be the smallest." World-traveling songwriter Ryan Montbleau found himself settling in at the Campfire stage for a Sunday set at Summer Camp Music Festival this past year. With the story of his journey presented in an acoustic guitar format, we easily sympathize… more >>

Around The Campfire: Dark Moon Hollow [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image by Tony Vasquez) Dark Moon Hollow is an amazing New Grass band out of Kentucky and we were thrilled to have them at Summer Camp Music Festival! Trigger Trey, Riley, Ishi, Thomas and JD have been known to turn even the most casual listeners into foot stomping maniacs. In this issue, as we wind down our Campfire video series,… more >>