Grand Junction, CO, US

A Smile from the Trenches (abbreviated ASFTT) was a American rock band which formed in 2006 in Grand Junction, Colorado. They released a self-titled EP on June 29, 2007, and their debut album Leave the Gambling for Vegas on October 13, 2009.Stoney Anderson is the only remaining original member of ASFTT. Brent Javier, a high school friend of Stoney's, joined the band in early 2007. In 2007, they won Colorado’s Ernie Ball Battle of the Bands, which gave them a slot on the Denver show of the Warped Tour.

A few months later the band recorded their new self titled EP. The band toured with Escape The Fate, Dance Gavin Dance, Emarosa, and A Skylit Drive while on the Warped Tour, before co-headlining a US tour.