William Beckett posted a video of his cover of 'Ordinary World' by Duran Duran on YouTube today. Watch it above and click HERE to subscribe to William's channel for more videos like this one.
News - The Academy Is...
|October 20, 2011
Check out $5 Friday in The Fueled By Ramen Webstore. This week get The Academy Is... 'Rad' T-Shirt for $5 until 11:59pm EST or while supplies last.
|September 15, 2011
|August 30, 2011
In honor of The Fueled By Ramen 15th Anniversary, William Beckett of The Academy Is... covered five of his favorite FBR songs exclusively for Alternative Press. Click HERE to watch the first one: Days Away's 'God And Mars' from their album Mapping An Invisible World.
Stop by The Academy Is... Facebook page tonight at 8pm EST to chat live with William and Sisky.
William from The Academy Is... was nice enough to share with you the secret to making learning fun: turn what you have to learn in to a song! For example, here's an easy way to learn the names of all 50 United States in alphabetical order.
And check out fueledbyramen.com later today for another video from This Providence.
Today during The Fueled By Ramen Back To School Sale we are featuring The Academy Is... Their store is filled with discounts on t-shirts and accessories. Check it The Fueled By Ramen Webstore to see all the deals!
Watch The Academy Is... special 'How To' video HERE where William teaches you about learning with music!
The Academy Is... have announced dates for a short tour with Jack's Mannequin! Check them out below to catch TAI on the road. If you're on the east coast, get your tickets to see The Academy Is... play their debut album Almost Here in its entirety at The Butcher's final show with the band as part of The Fueled By Ramen 15th Anniversary!
10.24 Ogden Theatre – Denver, CO
10.25 In The Venue - Salt Lake City, UT
10.26 Knitting Factory – Boise, ID
10.28 Roseland Theatre – Portland, OR
10.29 The Showbox SODO – Seattle, WA
10.30 Vogue Theatre – Vancouver, BC
11.01 Edmonton Event Centre – Edmonton, AB
11.02 MacEwan Ballroom – Calgary, AB
11.04 The Wilma Theater – Missoula, MT
11.05 Knitting Factory – Spokane, WA
11.07 Regency Ballroom – San Francisco, CA
11.08 The Graduate - San Luis Obispo, CA
from Adam T. Siska of The Academy Is...:
Today we are happy to announce that we will be joining the celebration of Fueled By Ramen's 15th Anniversary!
We will be playing alongside our good friends in Cobra Starship on September 9th at New York City's Terminal 5.
At this show you will witness William, Mike, Adam, and our good friend THE BUTCHER perform our Fueled By Ramen debut:
ALMOST HERE IN ITS ENTIRETY!!
If you aren't planning on coming, it means that you must be in jail.
So if you're in jail..... BREAK OUT!
See you there.
XO XO XO XO
THE ACADEMY IS!!!
William Beckett of The Academy Is... and Dan Young of This Providence are playing an acoustic show in Chicago on July 10th presented by Snakes & Suits. Jon Walker (formerly of Panic! At The Disco), Goodbye Coastline and Satellites will also be on the show.
Presale tickets are available now to members of Santi's Little Helpers before tickets go on sale to the general public tomorrow at 5pm.