Created in Montreal in 2005 with the Bear/ gay community in mind, Bear Crusader is a rock band for everyone who loves rock music.
Type of music played:
Rock music with a twist of electronics (originals and covers)
Covers we play:
Weezer, Placebo, 30 Seconds to Mars, Smashing Pumpkins, Rammstein, Green Day, Marilyn Manson, The All-American Rejects, Les Trois Accords,…
Where did we played:
- CLAW 12 (Cleveland, OH), Syracuse Pride (NY), Cornwall Pride (ON), Toronto Fetish Fair (FFN5), Mr Ottawa Bear, St-Louis HiBEARnation, and more…
- Québec (Montréal), Ontario (Ottawa, Cornwall, Toronto), US (St-Louis)
Who’s Bear Crusader:
Steve Bélisle: Vocals, Guitars and Electronic programming (Drums, Bass, Keyboard, etc.).
Sylvain Rhéaume: Guitars, Back Vocals
Video Timeline 2005-2010:
During the year 2005-2010, we did play so many songs and from many artists like Weezer, Placebo, Simple Plan, Smashing Pumpkins… and even Madonna and Britney. We did play as full band, as a trio and as a duo… Sometimes unplugged and many times with full gears… We played a few concerts here and there: Montreal (Bistro de Paris, La Place à Côté, le Tunnel), Ottawa, Cornwall, Toronto, St-Louis…
During the year 2010-2015, we did play so many songs and from many artists like Weezer, Placebo, 30 Seconds to Mars, Linkin Park, Smashing Pumpkins, Marilyn Manson… and even Miley Cyrus and Britney. We did play as a trio and mostly as a duo… Sometimes unplugged and many times with full gears… We played a few concerts here and there like in Ottawa, Montreal, Syracuse and Cleveland.
So yeah, it’s been 10 years… and we still have much more to do and much more fun to have… Just love to see also the Bear Crusader evolution… and it’s not over yet…. More rehearsals, more videos, more news and more shows coming very soon!!!