The Writers Weren’t Kidding

"Weekend warriors and our best friends, The writers weren't kidding but the good things will live in our hearts." This is more than just a famous lyric from "Down and Out" by The Academy Is... This is what the Almost Here 10 year anniversary tour means to me. One of my biggest regrets is never … Continue reading The Writers Weren’t Kidding

The Good Times Will Live in Our Hearts

Its 7 a.m., and my alarm is rudely going off inside this dark room at my hostel. It's Saturday morning, September 12, and finally THE day that I see The Academy Is... play to thousands of fans at Riot Fest Chicago. I have waited six years to see this band perform. I was in the … Continue reading The Good Times Will Live in Our Hearts