Formed a year ago with the intention of providing high quality cover versions, Fallen Empire are fast building themselves a reputation as powerful crowd-pleasers. From Motown to AC/DC; Springsteen to Take That they provide a diverse range of music to suit any occasion. With collective experience of over fifty years in the music business, a high level of professionalism and attention to detail is ensured whether performing at weddings, corporate events, pub gigs or parties.
Lee Tomkins is Fallen Empire’s powerful and versatile vocalist as well as possessing exceptional lead guitar skills. His impressive vocal range and tone allow the band to perform an eclectic range of genres. Solid and reliable bassist Shane Fitzsimons is the anchor of the band holding down the groove. Nuanced drumming from Marius Appelgryyn provides both powerful strength or restraint to suit any song. Finishing off the line up is multi-talented musician Sean Hurley who switches effortlessly between rhythm guitar and keyboards. He is also an accomplished producer.
The members of Fallen Empire have recorded multi-platinum selling albums, toured extensively across the world, performed at major international music festivals and appeared on TV in Ireland, the UK and the US. Individuals from the band have played with many acclaimed and popular artists including The Waterboys, Westlife, Bon Jovi, Damien Rice, Bobby Kimble of Toto, Delta Goodrem, Herbie Hancock, Nathan Carter, Lisa Hannigan, the National Concert Orchestra, Ronan Keating, Paddy Casey, Mundy, Mick Flannery and DC Tempest.