Six bands share the name Felony: 1) An L.A. based New wave band, led by brothers Jeffrey and Joe Spry most known for their paranoid 1983 single "The Fanatic". The band dissolved following the release of their third album, In the Name of Rock-n-Roll. 2) A melodic heavy metal band from Switzerland. Felony was founded in the year 1992 by Markus Geiger (keyboards) and Thomas Brogli (bass). Urs Fischer (guitar) and Björn Rindlisbacher (drums) joined the band soon.