Gaines, Tim (Timothy Hagelganz)
Tim Gaines is best known as the bassist for the Christian metal band Stryper. The son of Pastor James Hagelganz & Betty Flaig, Timothy James Hagelganz was born on 15 December 1962 in Portland, Oregon. His family moved to California when he was four years old. As a performer, he has adopted the stage name of Gaines.
Tim's Volga German ancestry can be traced back to the colonies of Kutter, Frank, Walter, and Warenburg.
- Tim Gaines (wikipedia)