The Pop-A-Tops was another early 60s country group that specialized in old time music. Old time music had a large following in Medicine Hat and the surrounding area and still does. L to R….George Berger, Ken Fleck, Joe Mastel and Wayne Fleck.
A picture of a later date Joe Mastel who played banjo for the Pop A Tops.
Here are some ads that appeared in the Medicine Hat News to promote appearances by the P0p-A-Tops and it also helps to emphasize the number of venues that offered live entertainment on a frequent basis. The Moose, The Elks, The Eagles and the Legion all had live music almost every weekend.