Festivals

Summer Camp 2007 Artist Series – Saturday

Next up is the second day of festivities, Saturday. I’m going to split the day up into 11am to 4pm and 4pm to Late, just to make it a little easier to sort through these. Again, these are in order by stage time. For those that don’t know, Moonlight Main Stage is the large stage [...]

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Summer Camp 2007 Artist Series – Friday

Alright, moving on to the first official day of the festival, Friday. I’m going to split the day up into Noon to 6pm and 6pm to Late, just to make it a little easier to sort through these. Again, these are in order by stage time. For those that don’t know, Moonlight Main Stage is [...]

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Summer Camp 2007 Artist Series – Thursday PreParty

(If you are viewing this in facebook click here) Well I waited a little longer this year to begin the Summer Camp Artist Series, and I’ve made a couple changes. I’m going to present all four days of the festival one at a time rather than having a post for every artist in attendance. Hopefully [...]

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Burning Oak: Now FlickrPro!

It was inevitable.  After a recent camera purchase and some beautiful weather recently, I’ve opted to finally upgrade my Flickr account so I can upload unlimited photos and have unlimited sets/collections.  I’ve already been having fun with it, and you can check out all some good concert coverage there: Concerts: –Guster @ Foellinger Auditorium 2007 [...]

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Cavefest 2007 @ Shawnee Salt Petre Cave

I’m headed down to Southern Illinois this weekend near Carbondale for Cavefest 2007, headlined by Cornmeal and Vince Herman. Should be a great weekend of camping, drinking, and latenight dancing. Here’s the lineup and some links to the bands, anyone else headed down there?   Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon to be joined by Bill [...]

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Summer Camp Artist Additions #3

New additions to the lineup on March 17th: Al & The Transamericans Backyard Tire Fire The Brakes Kilborn Alley Blues Band Chicago Farmer Jassy Grazz Waterstreet Brainchild the PMG Macpodz Glad to see Chicago Farmer on there, he’s really got his stuff together.  Backyard Tire Fire and Waterstreet I expected to see.  The Brakes, Kilborn [...]

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Summer Camp News

Just a little clarification on some recent news.  Vince Herman, guitarist and singer for Great American Taxi and Leftover Salmon, will again be the MC for Summer Camp 2007, not just a performer.  Past Summer Camp attendees will recall his shenanigans as some of the better memories of the festival, I know I do.  He’ll [...]

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Summer Camp Artist Update #2

The entire Summer Camp Festival site got a facelift yesterday, and those who plan to be in attendance got a treat as well, some new artists: Galactic The Wood Brothers Hot Buttered Rum Melissa Ferrick Animal Liberation Orchestra (ALO) Great American Taxi Vince Herman Brother’s Past Toubab Krewe Pnuma Trio Bump Any thoughts on the [...]

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Summer Camp 2007 Artist Update

The first round of Summer Camp 2007 artists has been posted, and that means good things for readers of Burning Oak, because that means it’s about time to be starting the Summer Camp Artist Series. If you weren’t around before May of last year, I recommend check out last year’s series, which profiled every single [...]

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Public Property Confirmed @ Summer Camp 2007

Public Property has announced on their newsletter that they will be returning to Chillicothe, IL, for Summer Camp 2007: Public Property won the battle and will play at Wakarusa in June. Also, we just found out that we will return to Summer Camp in May.  As the summer tour comes together, we will continue posting [...]

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