Welcome to the site of the
Whitetop Mountaineers,
Martha Spencer and Jackson Cunningham
              An old-time country music duo from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia



2024 Australia Tour Dates 


Fri 1st, Sat 2nd & Sun 3rd March: Cobargo Folk Festival, Cobargo, NSW
Tue March 5th: Mountain Pickers Association, Ferntree Gully VIC 
Ferntree Gully Bowling Club, Ferntree Gully VIC 
Bookings: (03) 97535888
Wed March 6th: Yinnar Hotel, Yinnar, VIC 
Bookings: (03) 51631263
Thur March 7th: Caravan Music Club, Archies Creek Hotel, Archies Creek, VIC
Fri March 8th - Mon March 11th: Burke & Wills Festival, Mia Mia VIC 
Thur March 14th: Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW
Fri March 15th: Upper Lansdowne Hall, Upper Lansdowne, NSW
Sat March 16th: Megan Hall, Dorrigo, NSW
Info & tickets: Bridget: 0428415078
Sun March 17th: Royal Hall, Dungog, NSW

Tue March 19th: The Gaelic Club, Surry Hills, Sydney NSW
Wed March 20th: Nethercote Community Hall, Nethercote. NSW
Bookings: Ray Gardaya: 0447455695


Richmond Folk Festival! 

The Whitetop Mountaineers Will be performing at The Richmond Folk Festival this weekend, October 10-12, We will be playing on various stages all weekend.

Be sure to stop by the Union/University of Richmond Virginia Folklife Area for Sharing Living Traditions: Celebrating 25 Years of the Virginia Folklife Program At the Richmond Folk Festival. Jackson will be demonstrating guitar and fiddle making on saturday, as well was many great virginia craftspeople and performers.
For details of our show times as well as all the the great performers check out the official festival schedule here. This is one of our favorite festivals, we hope to see you there!


Martha Spencer instructional dance DVD 

Martha has put together an instructional Flat-Foot Dancing for Beginners DVD. Martha demonstrates a variety of flatfoot dance steps in an easy to learn method, with each step broken down into chapters, slow and fast, also features live music accompaniment and a brief history of the dance tradition of the area. You can purchase it at any of her dance workshops, at Whitetop Mountaineers, Whitetop Mountain Band shows, or, in our CD/downloads page.


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