Tim Menikos

Slaps 'n' Pops

Elementary school: studied viola and music theory
Middle & high school: took up drums, and learned how to play a bar chord on the guitar. (What else did anyone need to know in the seventies?).

Tim has over 20 years experience as a musician.

participation in bands include. . .

  • WHITE HARVEST—(1976-78)—folk gospel

    Lead guitar and vocals. Performed at childrens' homes, homes for unwed mothers, and churches, as well as radio broadcasts, restaurants, and outdoor events.

  • REDEEMED—(Later renamed Entourage, 1990-93)—R&B gospel

    Ran sound and acted as backup bassist. Performed at African Arts Hurembay Festival, churches, weddings, and other special events including: University of Texas at Arlington Harvest Of Praise GospelFest, Will Rogers Coliseum Boy's Ranch Benefits. Performed along with Kelly Willard, The Wills Family, and Big John Hall. At the Footloose concerts, Redeemed/Entourage opened for performers such as Jerome Olds, Bruce Carrol, and Paul Smith.

  • HEARTWORKS—(1994-96)—contemporary Christian variety

    Bass and vocals. Mostly Southern-rock/folk-style Christian group performing at various outdoor events, housing projects, coffee houses, and youth events.

    —(1992-1999)—contemporary worship

    Bass and vocals. Played for regular weekly worship services.

  • BROTHERS 3—(1997-present)—Celtic/World Beat