Whitetop Mountain Band

About the Band
Press Kit
Scrap Book(1930s-1980s)
Whitetop Musicians of the Past
Past Shows
Discography/Purchasing recordings
Jam sessions/class schedule
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Video Clips

Greetings and Happy 2015!

Our schedule page has been updated through October, check back for more updates soon. We will be playing this Thurs, Sept. 17th at the Allandale Mansion in Kingsport, TN. And then down to Paint Rock Valley, Alabama on Sept 25-27th!

Other news: You can tune in to Heartland TV Network to the Misty & Kristy Show and hear/see some Whitetop Mountain Band music on the show. www.truealitytv.com or www.watchheartlandtv.com !

CDs- Emily & Thornton are both guest musicians on the new Crooked Road Ramblers cd "It Ain't City Music"; Martha has new cds out with: (1) Spencer Branch- Ashe County Outlaws (Debbie guests in on) and (2) with Jackson- Whitetop Mountaineers- Fees Ridge.

2014 News:

News: Our new "Just Pickin" CD has been released and is available for purchase on our store page!

NOTE: We will be playing at Floyd Country Store in Floyd, VA this Saturday, October 25th. www.floydcountrystore.com

Below is a list of our UK show dates so far from the Fall:

Friday, Sept. 5th- Seamus Ennis Cultural Centre, Naul, Fingal, Co. Dublin, Republic of Ireland        P: +353 (0)1 8020898        www.seamusenniscentre.com

Saturday, Sept. 6th- The Red Room, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland        +44 7747 120659 https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Red-Room-Cookstown/182094201841726?sk=timeline

Sunday, Sept. 7th- Roadside Tavern, Kincora Road, Lisdoonvarna, Co. Clare, Republic of Ireland      www.roadsidetavern.ie +353 (0)65 707 4084

Tuesday, Sept. 9th – St. John’s Theatre, The Square, Listowel, Co. Kerry, Republic of Ireland     http://www.stjohnstheatrelistowel.com/         +068 22566

Thursday, Sept. 11th- The B Bar, Barbican Theatre, Castle St., Plymouth, Devon, UK PL1 2NJ     www.theb-bar.blogspot.com   +01752 242021

Friday-Sunday Sept. 12-14th- Cornish Bluegrass Festival, Hendra Holiday Park, Newquay Cornwall, England, UK     +44 1637 875778       www.cornishbluegrass.co.uk

Monday, Sept. 15th – The Bell Inn, 103 Walcot St, Bath BA1 5BW http://thebellinnbath.co.uk/       +01225 460426

Tuesday, Sept. 16th- Burnett’s Hill Chapel, Martletwy, Pembrokeshire SA67 8AX      http://www.burnettshill.co.uk/    + 01646-651725

Thursday, Sept. 18th- St. Ives September Festival, The Western Hotel, Gabriel St, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 2LU, United Kingdom          +44 1736 795277

Friday, Sept. 19th- The Square and Compass, Worth Matravers, Swanage, Dorset, UK      www.squareandcompasspub.co.uk        +01929 439229

Saturday, Sept. 20th- Bluegrass Plus Club, The Ninfield Memorial Hall, Ninfield, Nr Battle., East Sussex TN33 9EE
http://www.bluegrass-plusclub.co.uk/upcomingevents.html      01424 893390

Sunday, Sept. 21st- The Green Note, 106 Parkway, London NW1 7AN, United Kingdom     +44 20 7485 9899         www.greennote.co.uk

Tuesday, Sept. 23rd- Anchor Inn, High Street, Wingham CT3 1BJ   01227 - 720392      http://theanchoratwingham.com/

Wednesday, Sept. 24th- Musically Monstrous Productions, Three Horseshoes, Chinnor Road, Towersey, UK OX39 3QY    http://www.musicallymonstrous.co.uk/      http://www.wegottickets.com/MusicallyMonstrous

Friday- Sunday, Sept. 26th-28th- Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival, Moniaive, Scotland, UK   www.moniaivebluegrass.co.uk + 01848 200272 or 07740 856047


Martha has recently put out a flatfoot instruction DVD, and it is available on our shows or through our website or www.whitetopmountaineers.com .


Thanks for your support of our band!!!!


 Our new cd "Island in the Sky" has been released. You can buy it from our site now! 


The Whitetop Mountain Band was featured on a special program called "Rhythm and Roots". Check it out here: http://www.ebru.tv/en/genres/ArtsLiterature/rhythm-and-roots/episodes/2/202-Whitetop%20Mountain%20Band

You can now buy cds directly off the site with Paypal, Debit, and Credit Cards- Check out discography/purchasing cds page!

Our new CD, "Loafer's Dream," has been released. It is available to buy from our site now. It is also available from CD Baby, County Sales, Music Shed and Elderly Instruments.

We appreciate Karl and Gail Cooler of Mountain Roads Recordings and all the hard work they have done on our CD, and also Wesley Easter of Eastwood Studios for his hard work!


"Music from the High Country" on Heritage is available. You can purchase off our site or Cdbaby, County Sales, and Elderly Instruments.


Visit us on Facebook for updates on upcoming shows!



The Whitetop Mountain Band :
Thornton Spencer - Fiddle
Martha Spencer-Guitar, fiddle, banjo, vocals
Emily Spencer - Banjo and Vocals
Ersel Fletcher- Guitar and Vocals
Debbie Bramer--Bass

Thanks to Karl and Gail Cooler for new photos (front and individuals)!


Want to get in touch? You can call (276)579-4322(H)  You can send me e-mail at: