A unique way.

Blending influences and inspirations from artists such as John Mayer, The Notorious B.I.G and other millennial wonders, Colby Straka puts together sets of unique acoustical arrangements of your favorite covers along with his heartfelt originals.

Virtual Concert  – Mayo Clinic Health System Event Center June 2020

Band Together Mankato

Our final Band Together Mankato features Colby Straka. Thank you to all who donated to the Community Response fund!


In the Studio – An Original

That’s How You Really Know


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In The News – KEYC February 2020

Mankato local makes his way in music

Local artist Colby Straka joined KEYC News Now at Noon to perform a couple of songs and share his passion for music.

Straka was born and raised in Mankato. He began performing at open mic nights at Red Rocks and Pub 500 and has since played gigs around the area every week.


In The News – Mankato Free Press December 2017

Colby Straka brings distinctive sounds to open mic

John Mayer, Tracy Chapman and Notorious B.I.G.

In a bland world, three of those influences, genres and voices wouldn’t seem to be able to mesh together and work but Colby Straka…