Reel du St Antoine

We recently had Steve Luteman and Maria Hernandez back in the studio. Here is their version of a great Canadian fiddle special called the Reel de San Antoine. There is a town in New Brunswick, Canada called Saint Antoine where this tune apparently originated. In that part of the country ...
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High Clouds in the Camp Adventure Studio

We recently recorded a couple of tunes for the Durham NC based duo, High Clouds. High Clouds is Steve Luteman (Guitar) and Maria Hernandez (Fiddle). On the sample tune you can hear a medley of two Irish compositions, Humours of Trim and Lady Anne Montgomery. It's great stuff and these ...
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Do CDs make sense in 2017?

Physical Product in 2017? Yes, or no? Many artists are wondering whether it makes sense to spend the money to manufacture a CD these days. Of course it seems like the norm, after all, we all have closets full of CDs, even if we have transferred them all to hard ...
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Phil Lanier at Camp Adventure

Phil Lanier popped in to Camp Adventure to put some mandolin parts down on an in-process recording project. He also put some vocal harmonies on this John Prine tune for the upcoming Jesse McReynolds' project. Phil is a multi-instrumentalist that seems to fill any need in the studio. You can ...
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Happy Birthday 85th to Bobby Osborne

12/7/2016 is Bobby Osborne's 85th Birthday. He's not the oldest guy on the Grand Ole Opry, Jesse McReynolds has him beat for that, but he's still going strong. The Selfishness in Man is a great song we recorded in 2000. This was the first thing Bobby had done with country ...
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Lone Pilgrims

The Lone Pilgrims – Camp Adventure Studio

Periodically we want you to hear the music we are creating here in the Camp Adventure studio. We want you to hear our sound. The Lone Pilgrim - The Lone Pilgrims (Raleigh, NC) Here is a track from the Raleigh based group, "The Lone Pilgrims." Recorded in November 2016, this ...
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Camp Adventure Studio – Your Comfort Zone

The picture above is NOT a picture of the Camp Adventure Recording studio, nor does it even resemble it, but, you know, most people, when they fantasize about recording, envision this as their environment. "I'll sound like Bette Midler in that hot studio." I have to admit it's beautiful, and ...
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We Belong Together

We Belong Together - Alan Abernethy This isn't the kind of music you would expect from us. It's pop music, and it was an entirely online composition (Kompoz). Electric guitar and banjo were recorded here. This song was written and is sung by Alan Abernethy in the United Arab Emirates, ...
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Honoring country music great Lefty Frizzell

I Love You Mostly - Cliff Hale Cliff Hale and I (Hugh Moore) have a deep respect for the late, great Lefty Frizzell, an enormously influential country artist whose impact on country music seems terrifically underemphasized today. George Jones, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, George Strait, John Anderson, Randy Travis - ...
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Revisiting The Stanley Brothers – Bluegrass

Your Selfish Heart - Cliff Hale, Phil Lanier, Hugh Moore Bluegrass Fans will recognize this Stanley Brothers song, and maybe even the Curly Ray Cline influenced fiddle break by Phil Lanier. You can never top the original recording of songs like this and of artists like The Stanley Brothers, but ...
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