There are three bands known as Beekeeper: two living, one dead. beekeeper (aka bkpr) is a post-pop indie band from Vancouver, BC, Canada. The band has received considerable airplay on CBC Radio 3 and campus radio stations across the nation. Another current Beekeeper is an experimental death/doom band from Southampton, England. The defunct Beekeeper was a US based 90s indie rock band featuring future Ida member Karla Schickele.