William Beckett has written and recorded the theme song to accompany the release of science fiction author John Scalzi's new book, Lock In. The song can be heard at Scalzi's blog and in the replies, it will be hitting iTunes and other outlets soon.
The Academy Is... frontman William Beckett mentions that he is now a married man, and that the band's next album will include influences from Bruce Springsteen and David Bowie in a new interview which can be read here.
Do you think The Academy Is...'s Santi is a sophomore slump or comeback of the year? We've pitted two staff members against each other to debate its merits on whether it will live on as a worthy successor or fall into the dreaded sophomore slump category. Read the justification for each in the replies and feel free to post your own thoughts.