Poptop : decades of pro experience
We use top notch equipment chosen for the appropriate size of the venue.
Poptop uses QSC stereo PA and monitors, Bose L1 Model2 systems and Chavet lights.
Ricky J. Lockhart is a Sponsored Artist with TJS Drums and uses custom TJS Drum Sets.
Dennis Drewry and Rocky Heyer use Fender instruments and Quilter amplifiers.
Ricky started playing drums at the ripe young age of 14 in sunny Southern California. He moved to the Tri-State area at age 19 where he played up and down the Colorado River from Parker to Laughlin for next 17 years. After moving to Phoenix in ’97, he played for several well known bands, including Big Nick and The Gila Monsters, The Penetrators, Sistahs Too and Poptop.
Dennis has been performing as a guitarist/bassist/ vocalist since the 70’s in the Denver area with several regional/national acts, including Starr, Earl Adams and the Tennessee Travelers, Japetus and The Jets, John Farris from Zephyr, and as a session player in many recording projects. Dennis moved to the Phoenix area in 2001 and performed with Sistahs Too.
Rocky has performed in and around Arizona for years as a bassist and guitarist/vocalist. He has toured the Southwest and worked in the larger clubs and festivals throughout Arizona. An award winning audio engineer, he is working on the preproduction of the first Poptop CD, release planned for fall of 2019.