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New video of the Ghost Inside drummer playing for first time since losing leg

April 29 2016, 3:04 PM EDT By Tyler Sharp

New video of the Ghost Inside’s Andrew Tkaczyk drumming for the first time since losing his right leg has been shared by Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital.

The six-and-a-half minute clip features Tkaczyk getting his custom kit set up to his liking, and then beginning his comeback process. 

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Andrew’s mother, Juli, is also in the video. She offers brief commentary on his journey to recovery.

Last November, the Ghost Inside were involved in a tragic bus accident. While all band members and crew were left in stable condition, two drivers lost their lives. 

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Additionally, Andrew has penned a lengthy blog post on Mary Free Bed’s website, detailing his live over the past five-and-a-half months.

TGI drummer Andrew Tkaczyk lost his right leg, guitarist Zach Johnson lost multiple toes and frontman Jonathan Vigil was recently diagnosed with a bone infection.

Read more: The Ghost Inside drummer on eventual return to music: “One way or another, I’m gonna figure it out”

A GoFundMe campaign has been launched to help TGI and their families during this difficult time. There is also a separate GoFundMe to benefit the family of TGI's deceased bus driver, Greg Hoke. 

Additionally, the band have been nominated for Most Dedicated Fanbase at the 2016 APMAs. Cast your vote now!

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