Catch Us at the Smoked Country Jam, June 20!

Pleased to be returning artists at this year's Smoked Country Jam, the Jakob's Ferry Stragglers will be playing two sets on Saturday, June 20th, at noon and 7:30 p.m. This three-day, family friendly bluegrass festival is held at Quiet Oaks Campground in Cross Fork, Pennsylvania. We think even t...

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"Mannington #9" Just Released on Relix Magazine Summer CD Sampler!

Fresh on the news stands, Relix Magazine's latest issue includes a free CD sampler of notable music from bands across the country. The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers are featured on this CD with their recording of "Mannington #9" by Keith McManus. Get your copy today, or visit relix.com. ...

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Bluegrass Unlimited Reviews 'The Lane Change'

Bluegrass Unlimited: "There seems to be an influx of new young bands that blur the lines between bluegrass and old-time music. The Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers, a southwestern Pennsylvania quartet.... manages to carve out their own turf along this stylistic borderland on their debut recording T...

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A Night with the Stragglers at 123 Pleasant Street in Morgantown

Friday Night, June 5!!! The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers will rock the house at 123 Pleasant Street, Morgantown's "little musical oasis." Music starts at 10; wear your dancin' shoes!  

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Weekend in New York

Pittsburgh to Tarrytown, NY to Rochester, NY, and back home in 41 hours...with two shows. Great times, great people, and two awesome audiences singing along to our songs in towns we have never been too. What a weekend. Summer rules!!!!!

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