The Camp Counselor Blog

Camp Counselor Sasha’s Jam-tastic Winter

All images by Sasha Savinov. Howdy, SCampers! I hope you all stayed warm this winter, especially by grooving along to some of your favorite Summer Camp bands. That's what I've was doing this winter and I figured a little recap is in order. Here's a look at what went down during what I'm calling my "jam-tastic winter." Ringing in the… more >>


Camp Counselor Derek talks with ‘Colorado Man’ Andy Thorn about his road to Leftover Salmon, recent internet fame singing to a fox, new solo music and festivals in episode 44 of the Summer Camp Podcast. Jam of the week: Leftover Salmon from 2012 You can stream all of the episodes on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, coming soon to YouTube and here at Listen Here… more >>

The Camp Counselor Experience

(image from Tara Gracer Foto) From Summer Camp Music Festival: Our application for Camp Counselor is now open! Every year since 2011 Summer Camp has searched the country looking for a select few exceptional people to play a bigger role with, and at, the festival. APPLY HERE for your opportunity to join the team in 2022. Applications close on Sunday,… more >>

Around The Campfire: The Werks [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Image of Dan Shaw by Tara Gracer) Straight out of Dayton, Ohio, The Werks played their tenth consecutive year at Summer Camp as they werked The Campfire Stage into the early hours of Sunday morning with their signature face melting jams and metal instrumentals. A surefire means to wake any sleepy SCampers during that 2 to 4 AM slot. Every SCamper… more >>

Around The Campfire: Kitchen Dwellers [VIDEO RELEASE]

(Kitchen Dwellers at Summer Camp by Tara Gracer) Gaining their name from quite literally hanging out in their kitchen plucking string instruments, Montana’s Kitchen Dwellers have been gaining attention from bluegrass fans all over the country since sharing bills with Summer Camp alums The Infamous Stringdusters and Railroad Earth. SCamp 2021 marked the band’s third trip to the festival with… more >>