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Early Summer Camp Coverage

I pulled back into Urbana this morning after an exciting weekend in Chillicothe, IL, at Summer Camp 2007. Despite some inclement weather throughout the weekend and an unfortunate car accident along the way, it was a great weekend of music living up to all of my expectations for Summer Camp in the past. There are [...]

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Summer Camp 2007 Downloads

From bt.etree.org (Torrents): Update 05/29: Al & The Transamericans – 5/26 A Les Claypool – 05/26 A Keller Williams & The WMD’S – 05/25 A MMW – Late Show 5/26 A MMW – Day Show 5/27 A moe. – 05/27 A The Wailers – 05/25 A Update 05/30: ALO – 05/25 A Galactic – 05/27 [...]

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Summer Camp 2007 Artist Series – Sunday

Here it is, the final installment for the final day of Summer Camp 2007, Sunday.  For those that don’t know, Moonlight Main Stage is the large stage that moe. plays on every night, Sunshine Stage is a medium size stage with the open field and camping nearby, and Camping Stage is a smaller stage in [...]

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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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Family Groove Company @ Canopy Club

Pictures from FamilyGrooveCo.com Family Groove Company, always a Burning Oak favorite, hit the Canopy Club last Friday night for a well-attended show. A very good night for covers, as it always is from the band, featuring the jam from Kansas’ “Carry On Wayward Son,” a rousing “Oye Como Va,” and a repeat rendition of The [...]

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SXSW: Megan Melara @ Flipnotics

Quickly after Gina Lee & The Brisket Boys left the stage, Megan Melara walked on and began her set. She had a very good vibe and performed nearly all originals if I recall correctly, with the exception of a wonderful rendition of Leonard Cohen/Jeff Buckley’s “Hallelujah.” I did manage to find a copy of her [...]

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