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Andy “The Butcher” Mrotek (ex-The Academy Is…, The Animal Upstairs) details assault via Twitter
Andy “The Butcher” Mrotek (ex-The Academy Is…, The Animal Upstairs) details assault via Twitter
Andy "The Butcher" Mrotek has taken to his Twitter to detail an alleged assault that happened while he was walking in the Humboldt Park area of Milwaukee, WI. According to his tweets, Mrotek got "jumped," which included a vase's getting smashed in his face and kicked in his eyes. ...
Andy Mrotek on leaving the Academy Is… and focusing on his new band, the Animal Upstairs
Andy Mrotek on leaving the Academy Is… and focusing on his new band, the Animal Upstairs
In the wake of the announcement of his departure from the Academy Is..., drummer Andy “the Butcher” Mrotek says the last few days have been emotional but also a relief. AP caught up with him in California, as he prepares to move back to Milwaukee to fill out the Animal Upstairs’ lineup with friends from home. He filled us in ... Read More ...
The Academy Is…: Rock ‘N’ Roll High School
On their previous record, THE ACADEMY IS... were thrown into every quandary you can imagine, from crippling self-doubt to in-fighting within their ranks. Somehow they’ve been able to dial down the drama by visiting a place that’s been responsible for generating neuroses in most of us. Story...