Barefoot McCoy is an American singer-songwriter and musician based in Ohio.
His music is characterized by his deeply personal lyrics and distinctive instrumental work. Barefoot’s genre is a unique blend of folk rock, singer-songwriter, and alternative-country that evokes memory of yesterday and sparks hope for tomorrow.
Barefoot’s writing often includes traces of his love of nature and his values in peace, truth and life. Jake was given the name “Barefoot” as an Indian name by his Kentucky friends, Rainwater (Cherokee) and Gail Roe.
Since 2015, Barefoot has performed over 600 shows in Ohio, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Indiana, New Mexico and California. In 2017, he released his fourth studio album, Back to Virginia.