Nancy Wilson, Orianthi, Jennifer Batten to host women-only Rock ‘N’ Roll Fantasy Camp in Los Angeles

(from left) Nancy Wilson, Orianthi and Jennifer Batten
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UPDATE (01.19.22): A previous version of this story stated that this camp would take place from January 27 through January 30. It has now been pushed back to Mother's Day weekend due to COVID concerns.

A women-only rock camp is set to take place from May 6 through May 9 in Los Angeles.

Presented by Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp, the camp will feature Heart's Nancy Wilson, Orianthi, Jennifer Batten, Kathy Valentine (of The Go-Go's) and Melissa Etheridge as headlining instructors.

Camp goers will get to attend masterclasses and Q&A sessions, and participate in themed jam rooms and a final grand performance at the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood on May 9.

A poster for a forthcoming, women-only rock camp in Los Angeles

(Image credit: Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp)

Other instructors at the camp include Rhonda Smith – who's worked with Prince and Jeff Beck – Eva Gardner, whose credits include work with Gwen Stefani and Pink, and Ashley Reeve, who has toured the world with Cher.

Notably, all crew and staff working on the camp– complimenting the women-only lineup of instructors and mentors – will be women.

Now, for clarification, this particular Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy Camp is indeed only open to female attendees, but an additional, $899 Man Cave package is available to keep attendees' partners, spouses or boyfriends busy while their loved ones rock out with the stars. 

For more info, and to book your spot, head on over to Rock Camp.

For those unfamiliar with the rock camp premise, a recent video of Dave Mustaine playing Megadeth classics with attendees at another recent Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp in Florida will provide a delightful introduction.

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Jackson Maxwell

Jackson is an Associate Editor at He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.