The Academic

Formed November 2013
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2013-11
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The Academic

The Academic Biography (Wikipedia)

The Academic are an indie rock band from Westmeath, Ireland formed at the end of 2013 while all members of the band were at St Joseph’s Secondary School in Rochfortbridge. The band is made up of Craig Fitzgerald, Dean Gavin, and brothers Matthew and Stephen Murtagh. Their debut studio album, Tales from the Backseat was released in January 2018 and entered the Official Irish Charts at number one. In January 2019, Tales From The Backseat was nominated and shortlisted for Ireland's Choice Music Prize for Album of The Year for 2018, an annual music prize awarded to the best album from a band or solo act in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Why Can't We Be Friends?
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Why Can't We Be Friends?
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Bear Claws
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Bear Claws
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Fake ID
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Fake ID
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Different
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Different
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Television
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Television
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Permanent Vacation
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Permanent Vacation
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Northern Boy
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Playlists featuring The Academic


Upcoming Events

4
May
2019
The Academic, Metronomy, The Jungle Giants, Sundara Karma, Big Wild, Seafret, Swim Deep, Tom Grennan, Drenge, Kate Tempest, Lauren Aquilina, Cavetown, Elder Island, Gengahr, Mini Mansions, Black Honey, Kingswood, Orla Gartland, VANT, The Sherlocks, C Duncan, Aaron Smith, Sam Fender, Dream Wife, Elli Ingram, Confidence Man, Goat Girl, Ibibio Sound Machine, HalfNoise, Liz Lawrence, FUR, Skinny Living, Beabadoobee, Fatherson, Swimming Tapes, Giant Rooks, kwassa, Easy Life, James Gillespie, Menace Beach, She Drew The Gun, Bloxx, RuthAnne, Spinn, Lion, Marsicans, Indoor Pets, The Slow Readers Club, Sea Girls, Hak Baker, Ruston Kelly, Archie Faulks, No Hot Ashes, Patawawa, John Buckley, Kawala, APRE, Delilah Montagu, Lowly, AERIS ROVES, Greatest Hits, CHILDCARE, Jesse Jo Stark, RedFaces, Death By Unga Bunga, Pizzagirl, Zuzu, The Snuts, Kojaque, Larkins, Sports Team, JVCK JAMES, Tamu Massif, Sam Tompkins, Wovoka Gentle, whenyoung, Benin City, Faux Pas, Far Caspian, Malena Zavala, Millie Turner, Squid, Ferris & Sylvester, Jeffe, Wild Youth, Wasuremono, Another Sky, Dancing On Tables, Saltwater Sun, Retro Video Club, Odina, The Hubbards, Dayo Bello, Altopalo, Be Charlotte, Everyone You Know, Swimming Girls, These New South Whales, The Lottery Winners, Tertia May, Alligator, Hotel Lux, Body Type, Inhaler, Heavy Lungs, The Dunts, Oli Fox, Spielbergs, Horror My Friend, Fuzzy Sun, Chappaqua Wrestling, Lice, Saint Agnes, Declan Welsh & the Decadent West, The Pearl Harts, Honey Harper, Sea Legs, UPSAHL, Lauran Hibberd, The Skinner Brothers, Thyla, Brand New Friend, Bessie Turner, Alex Francis, The Murder Capital, Ivory Wave, Gently Tender, Katie Pruitt, Sophie And The Giants, TEAM PICTURE, Ed The Dog, BAILEN, Walt Disco, The Mysterines, 404, Sunshine Frisbee Laserbeam, Wooze, Tom Joshua, Average Joe, Heavy Rapids, dead naked hippies, Sad Boys Club, Shadowlark, Eve Belle, Hot Milk, Brunswick, Rachel Chinouriri, SUN SILVA, The Golden Age of TV, Ormstons, MAX RAD, The Collier, Curb, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard, Talkboy, VC Pines, Dan D'Lion, Tamzene, AK Patterson, In Your Prime, Big Society, Pip Hall, Lucas Watt, Teeff, TALLSAINT, Le Boom (IRL), Green Gardens, Tranqua Lite, Household Dogs, Cruel World, Hello Cosmos, Dboy (CAN), Luckie, Sam Wilde, Balcony (UK) and Luvia (UK)
Unknown venue, Leeds, UK
30
Jun
2019
The Academic, The Kooks, Kate Nash, Blossoms, Don Broco, The Amazons, The Night Café, Gerry Cinnamon, Bloxx and Sea Girls
Finsbury Park, London, UK
6
Jul
2019
The Academic, Flogging Molly, The Undertones, The Dubliners, The Chieftains, Hudson Taylor, Mundy, The High Kings, Mary Black, Paul Brady, Aslan, Shane MacGowan, The Frank And Walters, The Fureys, Nathan Carter, Phil Coulter, Hermitage Green, Mary Coughlan, Joshua Burnside, Moving Hearts, David Keenan, The Kilkennys, Touts, The Eskies, The Dublin Legends, Biblecode Sundays, Cronin and The Burma (IRE)
Liverpool Pier Head, Liverpool, UK

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