There are 2 bands with the name Falling Forward. 90's hardcore band from Lousville, Kentucky. And a metalcore/post-hardcore band from Rochester, NY. 1) Lousville, Kentucky's Falling Forward, whose members went on to form Elliott played a role in the evolution of melodic, emotional hardcore. Long before ‘emo’ had become a catchphrase recognized the world over, many hardcore bands began their quest to merge the abrasive elements of their past with the melody of alternative rock.