Good friend of ctrlaltrock Andy Mrotek, former drummer of The Academy Is shocked  his twitter followers yesterday by detailing an assault which left him with a broken jaw in 5 places, fractured orbitals and lacerations that required 25 stitches. He uploaded pictures of the injury which will require plastic surgery.

While he stated in a twitter response that anyone wishing to help him could  “ me by promising that you’ll never walk around late at night by yourself.” fans have asked for more direct ways to donate.

Anyone wishing to contribute to the no doubt endless medical bills are encouraged to buy prints at

Donations can also be made via or via paypal using