"The next best thing to a rockin' time machine..."
A native of North Louisiana, Brad has been a regular on the live music circuit for nearly three decades. He has filled spots as lead guitarist, rhythm guitarist, bassist, vocalist and even drummer for some of the regions top acts. If it's a venue in the Monroe/West Monroe area... he's played it. Sporting a wide range of musical tastes from oldies to rock to country to pop, Brad brings a vast musical library to the table as the lead singer, guitarist and front man for Jack Rabbit Slims!
Ken hails from the New Orleans area, a city well known for its deep love and affinity for music. He was no exception as he grew up developing his skills on any musical instrument he could get his hands on whether brass, woodwind or acoustic, electric and bass guitars. He’s been a member of several groups, but now loves laying down the bass lines for Jack Rabbit Slims. Ken manages the band's marketing and public relations, as well as overseeing their web presence and social media. He also is the leader, guitarist, and a vocalist for the contemporary Christian band, “Bethany”, and serves the campus and students of ULM. Ken is a huge New Orleans Saints fan and proud member of “Who Dat Nation”, an aviation enthusiast, and loves hunting and fishing the Sportsmen's Paradise of Lousiana.
Since first hitting a drum at the age of two and getting his first set by three, Jonathan has been honing his skills as a drummer. He played his first show by 12, and joined his first serious group, Twelve Gauge Valentine, by 15. He also serves as drummer for the Pine Grove Worship Band in Monroe. Since joining Jack Rabbit Slims in the summer of 2013, he brings an added flavor and personality to the group as his solid time keeping and creative beats show he can play any style and fit right in as the backbone of JRS.
Rachal Graham - Featured Vocalist/Violinist
JRS is proud to feature Rachal with the trio! Originally from Natchitoches, she is a cross-genre vocalist and violinist who has studied both music and theater at the University of Louisiana at Monroe, Centenary College of Louisiana and Northwestern State University. She has also studied and performed abroad in Mondavio, Italy with the esteemed Music in the Marche. Rachal is a seasoned veteran of the stage with several featured roles in musicals and operatic performances, and she brings a natural stage presence that crowds love. A musician since an early age (took up violin at age 8), she loves to play folk, pop and rock on her guitar, and has also performed in the collegiate orchestra at Centenary. Rachal also runs a business making custom clothing designs. She brings a unique chemistry to the group which further elevates Jack Rabbit Slims as a premier provider of musical entertainment.