The 16th annual Summer Camp Music Festival will take place May 27 – 29, 2016 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, Illinois. Today, festival organizers have announced the second batch of artists set play Summer Camp ’16.
The big news is the addition of Mudcrutch, a band led by Tom Petty that was active before Petty formed The Heartbreakers. Mudcrutch has not performed live since 2008. The band’s lineup features Mike Campbell, Tom Leadon, Randall Marsh, Petty and Benmont Tench. Big Grizmatik (Big Gigantic, GRiZ and Gramatik), Excision, The Roots, Ani DiFranco, Cherub, Fishbone, George Clinton & P-Funk, Lotus, Future Rock, John Brown’s Body, The London Souls and The Main Squeeze are among the acts announced today that will appear at this year’s Summer Camp.