Crusader (1996-2007) is a Power Metal band from Waasland, Belgium.
ormed in 1996 and operating as a cover band for several years, Crusader started up with David Walgrave (vocals), Filip Lasseel (guitar), Joost Vlasschaert (guitar), Mark Theunssens (bass) and Jan Moerman (drums) before releasing their debut, This Mortal Flesh, in 2000. Strongly rooted in indie power metal, the album featured Manowar styled melodies and raw thrash like riffing like something from the past. Fools (2003) and SkinClad (2007) followed.
Over the years, the band membership would include:
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