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The Academy Is...' new single "About a Girl" will be going to radio on August 11th.

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Rohan Kohli on 07/19/08 - 08:49 PM
The Academy Is' new single "About a Girl" comes as an immediate free download with the pre-order of the band's new album, Fast Times at Barrington High, due out August 19th. The single is currently #15 on the iTunes alternative charts.
Rohan Kohli on 07/18/08 - 12:22 AM
William Beckett of The Academy Is... has started a new blog at thewilliambeckettblog.com.
Rohan Kohli on 07/16/08 - 08:34 PM
The Academy Is' new album, Fast Times at Barrington High, can now be pre-ordered via Fueled By Ramen's webstore.

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Joe DeAndrea on 07/16/08 - 02:29 PM
Amrita (ex-The Academy Is..., Blacktop Mourning, October Fall) has released their debut record Innertides, which was self-produced, engineered and mixed, via myspace, iTunes, and AmazonMp3; the record will also be available at the band's upcoming shows. To celebrate the release, the band will headline the Metro in Chicago on Saturday, July 26th; pre-sale tickets are available here for only $5 and no service charges if you use discount code "AMRITA."
Rohan Kohli on 07/14/08 - 11:44 PM
The Academy Is' new single "About a Girl" is now up on the band's myspace profile and is also available on iTunes. The band's new album, Fast Times at Barrington High (produced by Sam Hollander and Dave Katz), hits stores on August 19th.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/14/08 - 08:36 PM
The Academy Is' new single "About a Girl" will be available for download tomorrow.

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Joe DeAndrea on 07/14/08 - 02:35 PM
Stream a clip of The Academy Is' new single, "About a Girl," here.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/11/08 - 12:48 PM
The cover art to The Academy Is' new album can be seen in the replies.

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Joe DeAndrea on 07/11/08 - 12:43 PM
In a recent video interview, The Academy Is... mentioned that they collaborated with Andrew McMahon of Jack's Mannequin / Something Corporate on a song which will appear on the band's new album, Fast Times at Barrington High. The record hits stores August 19th.

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Rohan Kohli on 07/10/08 - 10:02 AM
William of The Academy Is... has made a blog post regarding the band's future tours later this year.

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Joe DeAndrea on 07/02/08 - 02:38 PM
The first single from the new The Academy Is... album will be "About a Girl."

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Joe DeAndrea on 06/28/08 - 08:34 PM
Watch The Academy Is... perform two new songs in the replies.

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Joe DeAndrea on 06/21/08 - 11:52 PM
I will be interviewing The Academy Is... so if you have any questions for them, please leave them in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 06/18/08 - 03:16 PM
Buzznet has posted an interview with The Academy Is... detailing their Warped Tour plans and how it will coincide with the recording of Fast Times at Barrington High. Check it out here for Warped info, including what they ask for on their tour rider.
Anton Djamoos on 06/16/08 - 08:41 PM
The Academy Is... will release their new album on August 19th.
From the ArticleBeckett says the new album, currently slated for an Aug. 19 release on Fueled by Ramen, is "a celebration of youth" and filled with songs about enjoying life. The band plans to unveil a couple of new songs during its sets on the Warped Tour, which stops at the Nassau Coliseum parking lot on July 26. Hopefully, including "About a Girl."


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Joe DeAndrea on 06/15/08 - 09:25 AM
The Academy Is... have released a new episode of TAI TV on their website.

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Joe DeAndrea on 06/02/08 - 12:46 PM
The Academy Is... has posted two new TAI TV trailers on their web site.
Rohan Kohli on 05/25/08 - 12:16 PM
Check the replies for a picture of William Beckett's (The Academy Is...) new haircut.

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Joe DeAndrea on 03/30/08 - 06:51 PM
In the latest episode of TAI TV, the members of The Academy Is... get attacked by balloons, reflect on all the cool memories of 2007, and agree that their New Years Resolution is to record a new album this year.

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Julia Conny on 01/02/08 - 04:35 PM
Adam from The Academy Is... has sent out a myspace bulletin reflecting on 2007 and nestles in plans for recording and releasing a new album next year.
BulletinHello my friends. It's me, Adam T. Siska. I write to you from Hot Springs, Arkansas where I am enjoying some nice quiet time with family. Looking back, I have come to discover that 2007 was an absolutely incredible year.

A have made a list of SOME of the things I will never forget about 07.

-Bringing Jack The Camera Guy into our lives.
- The Rise of the Dead Ferret
- Devon Hester's Opening kickoff return at the SuperBowl and the heartbreak that followed.
Playing our first show with one of my best friends, Michael Guy Chislett.
Anton Djamoos on 12/30/07 - 07:02 PM
Jack the Camera Guy (for The Academy Is...) made a video out of still images taken during the Sleeping With Giants tour and put them together to make a video for the song "Sleeping With Giants". You can view it on the band's website.

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Anton Djamoos on 10/15/07 - 09:26 AM
A behind-the-scenes look at The Academy Is' new music video for "Everything We Had" can be seen here.
Joe DeAndrea on 10/02/07 - 12:02 PM
Amrita, featuring former members of The Academy Is..., Blacktop Mourning, and White Claudia, have announced the addition of Owen Toomey (formerly of October Fall) on piano and B3 organ. The group recently entered the studio in Chicago with James Auwarter (Kanye West, Lupe Fiasco, Rhianna, Dennis Deyoung, Mavis Staples) to record their debut EP. The record will be released on both compact disc and limited edition vinyl formats, with a tentative year-end release date.
Rohan Kohli on 09/28/07 - 07:49 AM
The Academy Is...' new music video for "Everything We Had" can be seen in the replies. The track is taken from the group's latest release, Santi, which is available in stores now via Fueled by Ramen.

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Brandon Allin on 09/06/07 - 02:42 PM
The Academy Is' new music video for "Everything We Had" can be seen here.

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Joe DeAndrea on 08/22/07 - 09:17 AM
You can watch The Academy Is' performance on MTV Live here.

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Jared Kaufman on 08/22/07 - 07:02 AM
The latest episode of The Academy Is' TAI TV can be found in the replies.

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Jared Kaufman on 07/26/07 - 11:36 AM
The Academy Is... have posted a new episode of TAI TV at their official site.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/16/07 - 03:09 PM
The Academy Is... will be performing during halftime at the MLS All-Star Game on July 19th.

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Rohan Kohli on 07/04/07 - 06:34 PM
Dates for the "Sleeping With Giants Tour" headlined by The Academy Is... featuring Armor For Sleep, The Rocket Summer, and Sherwood can be seen here. Pre-sale starts this Tuesday.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/02/07 - 09:20 PM
The Academy Is have posted a new episode of TAI TV on their website.

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Jared Kaufman on 07/02/07 - 06:31 AM
Mark Hoppus posted the following message regarding The Academy Is' new video.
Message From Mark HoppusSo the other day I am walking to our dressing room in Salt Lake City and Jack, this guy who tours and videos for "The Academy May Very Well Be," walks up to me, shoves a piece of paper in my face, and asks me to sign. Being the nice, kind-to-other-people kind of guy that I am, I oblige his request and sign away. Come to find out later, it was actually a release form for their new video for the hit, new single "Neighbors" (which is an unoriginal title; it is actually the name of a TV show in Australia, where Michael is from). And lo and behold, the very next day, this video hits the...
Jared Kaufman on 06/28/07 - 06:16 AM
The Academy Is...' new music video for "Neighbors" can be seen in the replies.
Rohan Kohli on 06/27/07 - 09:01 AM
In addition to the Germany and France dates, a stop in London has been scheduled for the Decaydance Tour featuring Fall Out Boy, Panic! At The Disco, Gym Class Heroes, The Academy Is and Cobra Starship. The show will be taking place at the Hammersmith Apollo on August 22nd. Tickets will be going on sale soon, but Overcast Kids have a pre-sale that literally just started.

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Jared Kaufman on 06/27/07 - 07:39 AM
The Academy Is' new music video for "Neighbors" will be premiering tomorrow.
Joe DeAndrea on 06/26/07 - 02:26 PM
Watch a new episode of TAI TV at The Academy Is' official site.
Joe DeAndrea on 06/18/07 - 07:54 AM
Head over to AOL Music to watch The Academy Is... perform as a part of Sessions Under Cover. The band performs three acoustic tracks, including a cover of the Stone Temple Pilots' "Creep," as well as their original songs "Neighbors" and "Everything We Had." The band was selected for the performance as recent winners of AOL's "Breakers" competition.
Rohan Kohli on 06/15/07 - 10:10 AM
Ever wanted to know what the inside of Fall Out Boy's bus looked like? How about The Academy Is...? Cobra Starship? Don't worry, Rolling Stone has you covered here.
Anton Djamoos on 06/07/07 - 07:09 PM
The Academy Is... and Armor For Sleep will be touring alongside each other beginning in September. This has been confirmed.
Jon Foucart on 05/22/07 - 11:59 AM
Amrita, a new band featuring former members of The Academy Is..., Blacktop Mourning, and White Claudia, has posted a demo titled "Shallow Soul" on myspace.
Rohan Kohli on 05/19/07 - 11:29 PM
Covers of the Smashing Pumpkins done by The Academy Is, Panic! At The Disco, Plus 44, The New Amsterdams, Ben Kweller, Young Love, Test Your Reflex, The Bravery, GLISS, and The Most Dangerous Race for Myspace Records' upcoming tribute album can be heard at the bands' myspaces.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/18/07 - 11:57 AM
The Academy Is... are letting fans pick which single should be next off of their new album Santi. To preview every song off the album go here, then go here to vote for the next single.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/03/07 - 04:11 PM
The two b-sides from The Academy Is' new album Santi can be heard at FBR+.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/01/07 - 03:56 PM
Another new TAI TV can be seen at The Academy Is' website.
Joe DeAndrea on 04/23/07 - 12:42 PM
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