Bat's CD Release!!

We are super excited to make our first trip to The 8x10 in Baltimore, MD for Bat's Dynamic String Band's EP release!! Friday night, Feb 27th, we will be at Gene's Beergarden in Morgantown, followed by a show Saturday at Driscoll and Son's in Sutersville, PA. Do you have your copy of the "T...

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Jangly Jack

Jangly Jack by: Gary Antol “Jangly Jack by the railroad track, hustling a dollar don't give no slack.” This song was inspired by the idea of an aging hobo who couldn't run fast enough to catch a train anymore. As a last resort he took to sitting next to the tracks begging passers b...

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Winter Warmer!!!

This weekend, The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers are excited to travel south!   We will be in Charleston, WV at The Boulevard Tavern, Friday night at 10pm, $5 at the door.  Saturday we continue on to Bluefield WV for The Winter Warmer at The Railyard.  This is an all day event featuring tons of local ...

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Old Red Hill

Old Red Hill “That old red house on old red hill, winter's frozen, bones are chilled, and the snow outside flakes the ground, cold white, through is rotten window sill.” Cresent Heights is a neighborhood that sits on top of the hill above Daisytown, in Washington County Pennsylvania....

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Better call it a sackwhack...

Beaumont Butler's Blues Gary Antol We love music from the 1930's. It's amazing how much bounce and happiness there was in much of it considering the social and economic strife present in that part of history. On road trips, Pokey LaFarge spends a lot of time singing at us through the van spe...

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