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RagTop performing "Stuck in the Middle with You" live on "Daytime Blue Ridge" WSLS TV Channel 10 NBC Roanoke, VA April 4, 2016


This duo delivers!

RagTop is the Roanoke, Virginia based signature cover acoustic duo of Jim and Renee Oliphant. RagTop performs Folk Rock, Classic Rock, New Country, Blues and R&B and classic American Standards with earthy, acoustic styling focusing on the signature riffs and melodies that make your favorite songs memorable while keeping the arrangements organic, smooth and richly expressive!

RagTop has been a favorite on Regional TV appearing regularly on WSLS TV Channel 10 NBC Roanoke, VA and WSET TV Channel 13 Lynchburg, VA and has also appeared on WJHL TV channel 11 CBS Johnson City, TN and radio programs including 96.3 FM/1370 AM Austin, TX - WUVT Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA - WVRU Radford University, Radford, VA and BlogTalk Radio and performs nearly 200 shows a year!

Here is what people are saying about RagTop:
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"RagTop is an excellent example of artists that send you back in time with their renditions of tunes we all grew up with. Always passionate with their performances and guaranteed to make you follow them."
-Art Mendoza/Accomplice Entertainment Austin, TX (partner with Grammy Award winning producer Lawrence Cohn)


July 24th - RagTop on the deck at Jake's Place Smith Mountain Lake, VA


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Join RagTop for lunch at Jake's Place Sunday July 24th 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Jake's Place at Smith Mountain Lake 1041 Harbour Inn Lane, Moneta, VA - For venue directions and details jump over to our show calendar - > Click here!


July 23rd - RagTop at Hickory Hill Vineyards & Winery Sunset Saturday Summer Vacation Edition Moneta, VA

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It's the Summer Vacation edition of Sunset Saturday with RagTop! Saturday nights in the summer vineyard ring with good music, good conversation and laughing children chasing fireflies. Hickory Hill's Sunset Saturdays music series are evenings of low cost, good entertainment and becoming a popular lake tradition with our 12th season in 2016. Bring lawn chairs and a picnic. Sample our fine wines and purchase it by the glass or bottle to enjoy with your fare, then…

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July 17th - RagTop at Chateau Morissette Sunday Sounds Floyd, VA

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Join RagTop live at Chateau Morissette's Sunday Sounds Sunday July 17th! Bring the family on Sunday afternoon for live music in the courtyard at no charge. Grilled foods, soft drinks and wine available for purchase beginning at noon or bring your own picnic - Bring seating - Music is from 1 pm - 4 pm. For venue directions and details jump over to our show calendar - > Click here!

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July 16th - RagTop at the Blacksburg Farmer's Market "Breakfast at the Market" Blacksburg, VA

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It's Blacksburg Farmer's Markets biggest event of the year! It's Breakfast, It's the Market -  It's Breakfast at the Market with the music of RagTop! That's three great things! Watch us combine them into 1 event that you do not want to miss!  

Featuring food prepared by The Palisades Restaurant: FRUIT & BREAD PLATE = $5 Seasonal fruit from the Market Choice of sweet and savory breads BEVERAGES - $2 Bollo’s coffee Griffin’s kombucha ENTREE PLATE = $10…

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RagTop at {RA} Bistro

RA Bistro, 1134 Main St, Lynchburg, VA

Join RagTop at {RA} Bistro for Tap Out Tuesday Aug 9th 8 - 11PM! This one is for you, craft beer lovers! Enjoy $2 Craft Beers until 9pm! RA Bistro 1134 Main St, Lynchburg, VA

Private event - RagTop entertaining guests of the Ronald McDonald House of Roanoke, VA

Roanoke, VA