the academy is... is an american pop-punk band from chicago, illinois, formed in 2003. they are currently signed by the decaydance imprint of the fueled by ramen label. band members include william beckett (vocals), mike carden (guitar), michael guy chislett (guitar), adam "sisky" t. siska (bass), and andy "the butcher" mrotek (drums). the academy is... has released three albums; almost here (2005), santi (2007), and fast times at barrington high (2008).
official website: theacademyis.com
this website was created on july 13, 2009. it is maintained by hand because i'm too lazy to download and learn how to use fanlisting scripts. the layout was created in photoshop cs3/notepad and the photos used are copyright (©) ryanrussell.net. the site name comes from the TAI song, "the phrase that pays," on the almost here album.