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Holy Shit: The Format
Holy Shit: The Format
08/06/09 at 04:03 PM by hockeyguitar99
"I love love, I love being in love, I don't care what it does to me"

I'm sure this has a lot to do with the fun. album coming out soon, and my (so far) successful effort to not download the leak, but I've been listening to a lot of The Format lately. This band knew their way around a pop song better than most others out there. How they didn't take over the goddamn world I do not know. They combined a huge level of catchiness and accessibility with a surprisingly high level of challenging moments that require effort on the listeners end.

Those challenging moments show themselves most notable in the first two tracks of Dog Problems. Often overshadowed by the outright poppiness of the third track ("Time Bomb"),...[read more]
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06:23 PM on 08/06/09
Adrian Villagomez
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I listened to Dog Problems for the first time recently. Great record.
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