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Wayward: Fetching Tales from a Year on the Road Tom Gates, former manager of and Brand New , and currently of The Format -- has Good Old War released his new book, Wayward: Fetching Tales from a Year on the Road. I haven't read it yet (but will soon) - however, long-time readers will remember one of the (fantastic) pieces he wrote about the break-up of The Format. I'm looking forward to reading it.
Book DescriptionWayward is a gripping, observant and hilarious collection of travel pieces written by Tom Gates, who here re-invents himself as accomplished writer after fifteen years of working with some of the biggest names in the music business. His travel stories have had millions of views online and are collected within for the first time. The content of Wayward was written during a yearlong trip around the world, during which the author lived in twelve countries over twelve months
Update: It's also available on iBooks. #tom gates #books
02:30 PM on 03/20/12
All that wander are not lost
Not sure I ever read that Format post... going to have to do that now
02:45 PM on 03/20/12
Just reread his post about The Format. Damn, I miss that band.
02:51 PM on 03/20/12
I know that was some what of a depressing post about The Format, but it some how got me really inspired. What a great fucking read. Dude knows how to write.
03:00 PM on 03/20/12
this glass house is burning down
Is this only available for the kindle?
03:04 PM on 03/20/12
as well (bought it there earlier).
I believe a physical copy will be released in the future (if Facebook is to be believed).
03:05 PM on 03/20/12
I'm going to have to read that book. That piece about The Format was what made me check them out in the first place.
03:09 PM on 03/20/12
is it only available for Kindle or can I read it on my iPad? looks like there's no physical release scheduled
03:23 PM on 03/20/12
wow the format post was fantastic. ill definitely look into this.
04:06 PM on 03/20/12
Sucks that it is not yet available in hard copy format, I loathe all eReaders.
04:21 PM on 03/20/12
yea, he seems like an amazing writer. gonna have to grab a copy of this.
04:40 PM on 03/20/12
Buy The Music