This letter is to introduce you to our band LIQUIDCRISTAL! We are a 5 - piece group that plays ROCK/POP covers. We make each song our own with our own twist and style, making each song fresh and fun for all in our audience. We pride ourselves on putting on a great show, and we always make sure that the audience has a memorable time whenever they see us. We have a mailing list and following on FB of 4,783 people, and we do whatever we can to promote ourselves at any club/venue/event and festival we play at.

The Band

Singer: Crystal Robitaille (LIQUIDCRISTAL)

Crystal is a singer with a wide vocal range. She grew up with Country/Pop & Rock influences that have inspired her to be the performer she is today! She is a very Talented Vocalist with a Fun, Vibrant & Outgoing Personality! She is Captivating & is a  Great Performer. Engages & connects with her audiences on many different levels, making sure everyone is enjoying the show.

Her personal influences are: Pink, Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert, Halestorm, Fireflight, Skillet, Pat Benatar, Diamante, Hinder, Ledger. Orianthi, All of your typical top-listed 80's to present bands and so many more

Lead Guitarist/Rhythm/Vocals/Back Ups: Dave Mortimer

He has been playing guitar for 35 years.

 

He's a great, talented and solid guitarist!

He's the wild child of the group who knows how to get the audience pumped, on their feet and having a great time!

He's well versed in many genres of music but has mainly stuck with rock and metal bands.

 

He's played with T.D. (technical difficulties) for many years, Trigger, and Truth Be Known.

 

His personal influences are: Ozzy, Randy Rhodes, Zakk Wylde, Iron Maiden, Brad Paisley and so many more. 

Lead Guitarist/Rhythm : Derek Bucknell (Master Shredder)

He has been playing guitar for 35 years. He is an amazingly talented guitarist and with his Ibanez guitars he has certainly earned the nickname "Master Shredder". He is well versed in many genres of music but has mainly stuck with rock and metal bands.

 

Derek has been a part of several bands in the Barrie area for 25 years.

As a part of those bands, he has opened for the musical talents of Lee Aaron and Teenaged Head.

His personal music influences are: Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Yngwie Malmsteen, and Paul Gilbert.

Drums: Gab Robitaille ( Gavin Hayes )

Has been playing drums for 28 years!

Gab is a very talented, high-energy level, skilled and solid time-keeper!

He is a very versatile drummer while also being a perfectionist. He is also known as the human metronome!

 

He has played with hells bells from 2002-2007 and has subbed in to present date 

He has also played with steve skull (killer dwarfs, jimi jamison, mike reno) and also played in Code Blue, Sidewinder, Retro, Electric Velvet, Hot For Teacher, Almost Abba, Good Fellas, Lisa Carr, Sidewinder, akb and more.

His major personal influences are: Tommy Aldridge, James Kottak, Matt Frenette, Mickey Curry, Denny Carmassi, Bobby Blotzer, Tommy Lee, Phil Rudd, Gregg Bissonette, Vinnie Paul, Scott Travis, Brooks Wackerman, Mike Portnoy, Dave Weckl, and way too many more to mention.

Bass/Vocals : Chris Brown

Bio here

I had a chance to see LIQUIDCRISTAL at the ShineBrite Festival in Coldwater. The band was FUN, TIGHT and their energetic lead singer brings POWER VOCALS and a PLAYFUL interaction with the crowd.

Fun band to catch.

- Randy Richards