1. The Academy Is...

    June 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Imagine this: it was about 4 p.m. and I was going through a guitar DVD (I like to polish up on my guitar skills while on tour) when Tony says, "You can do that all night!! Show is canceled!!" We are in Charlotte today. It's 6 p.m. and ...

  2. The Academy Is...

    May 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A few nights ago, our friend Alex decided he needed a hair cut so we decided that we should be in charge of it... Today we are at Saratoga Springs! I have played at this outdoor venue once before and I have bad memories of it because it rained like ...

  3. The Academy Is...

    May 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Every night, our singer William has been doing quite the jump off the drum kit, which is about two meters from the ground, including the drum riser. Today I am writing from Virginia Beach, where we are playing at the Verizon Amphitheatre. I must adm ...

  4. The Academy Is...

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 +44 (Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker's band) is also on the tour. Our guitarist Mike Carden is the only one that has had the nerve to go talk to Travis so far... I'm a little scared of him to be honest. I am writing you today from Minneapoli ...