If you need, yes need, some hard, high energy, exceptional, technical high quality Rock, but are just too fed up with the death, dwarfs and dragons, blood and swords of heavy metal, what you are looking for is “The Fall Of Troy”
“Battleship Graveyard”, from : “In the Unlikely Event” 2009
The Fall of Troy is a trio formed by Thomas Erak (guitars, vocals, keyboards), Andrew Forsman (drums, percussion) and Tim Ward (bass, screamed vocals), In 2008 Tim Ward had a break down due to stress and was replaced by Frank Ene
“F.C.P.R.E.M.I.X.” from Doppelgänger 2004
In December 2013, the original lineup reunited, playing three shows in Texas, every night performing one of the pre 2008 albums, in full. New show is scheduled for Seattle, February 22. 2014.
“Caught Up” , from Manipulator 2007
The Fall of Troy has developed a new concept of local fan based user friendly approach. They will use only fan based merchandise for the shows (fan’s get paid no worries). They will use only local bands for warm up. Rumors even say they have told fans at the liveshows, that the next albums will be downloadable for free.
“Mouths Like Sidewinder Missiles”, from The Fall of Troy 2003
At the three reunion shows, they sold VIP passes : “provides you entry to all 3 shows, an exclusive production day, where you get to hear the band warm-up, play a special 5 song set, answer your questions, a limited edition silk-screen printed poster of the show; numbered and signed, entry for all 3 shows an hour early through a separate entrance so you don’t have to wait in line with all the other lollygaggers and you get the best/closest view”, after VIP guests had arrived, the concerts, was filled up for free.