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The Format's forthcoming DVD, Live at the Mayan Theatre, is now available for pre-order. The purchase of each pre-order will packaged with a free autographed poster. The DVD is scheduled for release on November 13th courtesy of The Vanity Label.

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Brandon Allin on 09/14/07 - 06:58 PM
The Format will be releasing a b-sides and rarities album on November 20th; also, the DVD will be out November 13th.
Message From The BandAs if the DVD release wasn't enough! On November 20th we will release Rarities and B-Sides, a compilation of hard-to-find and unreleased tracks. The 18 track album will be available digitally for $7.99 and a one-time 1000 piece run of the CD's with very special packaging will available free for all orders over $30 here (beginning November 19th). The track listing will be released in the coming weeks at our website.


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Joe DeAndrea on 09/14/07 - 01:23 PM
The Vancouver Sun and Nettwerk Music Group have teamed up to offer a free compilation entitled Seriously Westcoast: Volume One, featuring performers such as the Barenaked Ladies, Great Lake Swimmers, The Format, and more. The compilation is available for download courtesy of the pair right here.

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Brandon Allin on 09/09/07 - 09:46 AM
The Format will be releasing a live DVD entitled Live at the Mayan Theatre on November 13th. The DVD will feature "over ninety minutes of your favorite tunes, as well as an in-depth documentary giving you the inside look at the making of the show." The release is now available for pre-order through the group's online store.

Track List
1. Matches
2. I'm Actual
3. Time Bomb
4. She Doesn't Get It
5. Pick Me Up
6. Dog Problems
7. Oceans
8. Dead End
9. Snails
10. Inches And Falling
11. The Compromise
12. If Work Permits
13. Tie The Rope
14. Tune Out
15. Janet
16. Give It Up
17. Wait Wait Wait
18. I'm Ready, I Am
19. On Your Porch
20. Swans
21. The First Single
Brandon Allin on 09/07/07 - 02:07 PM
At The Format's show at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ, someone decided to start brawling in the crowd during the song "Oceans." Check the replies to see the band call the perpetrator out.

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Adrian Villagomez on 08/26/07 - 05:02 PM
Head to the replies to watch the last half of a new Steel Train song called "Kill Monsters in the Rain" performed live with Marko Buzard of The Format.

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Adrian Villagomez on 08/26/07 - 04:59 PM
The Format have pushed back the release date of their live DVD to November 13th.

Submitted by EmilyRegina
Joe DeAndrea on 08/20/07 - 01:29 PM
According to an announcement Nate made at the LA show tonight, The Format will be recording their new album after this current tour is over.
Paul Tao on 08/02/07 - 02:25 AM
You can now get The Format's Dog Problems on vinyl and pre-order their new DVD on their website.
Jamie Pham on 07/26/07 - 12:21 PM
Check out my interview with Nate from The Format here.
Jamie Pham on 07/18/07 - 07:24 AM
The Format's full album download offer is over now, and it looks like there were about 40,000 full album downloads as well as 29,000 individual track downloads. Now that you all have downloaded the album, however, it's time to really support the band: See them on tour and/or buy their merch.
Paul Tao on 07/17/07 - 09:05 AM
The All-American Rejects' DVD, Tournado, was released today. It features performances and other goodies from their recent tour with The Starting Line, Motion City Soundtrack and The Format. According to Wikipedia, the band is heading into the studio sometime this summer to record their third full-length.

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Jared Kaufman on 07/17/07 - 08:50 AM
Steel Train's new album will see a release date this October. Tour dates with The Format can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 07/12/07 - 01:21 PM
So far, 22,000 people have downloaded The Format's Dog Problems for free through their giveaway. Have you?
Paul Tao on 07/03/07 - 11:43 AM
Shawn from The Matches and Rachel from Zolof The Rock & Roll Destroyer have contributed guest vocals on two new This Is My Suitcase songs, which you can now hear on myspace. One of them also has a music video, which you can see in the replies. Also, Suitcase's Joe Camerlengo was invited by Limbeck to be a touring member on their entire stint with The Format.

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Jared Kaufman on 07/02/07 - 06:16 AM
The Format's live DVD has been given a release date of October 30th. As always, don't forget to tell all of your friends to download their Dog Problems album for free at theformat.com.

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Rohan Kohli on 06/27/07 - 09:27 AM
"Alternative magician" Ollie Wilde will be opening for The Format on their tour on the 7/18 to 7/31 dates. You can find more info about him on his myspace and the bands that he has opened for in the past.
Paul Tao on 06/22/07 - 12:48 PM
To add on to the earlier set-list post from last night's Format DVD-taped show at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles, the new song "Swans" will be in the new Jon Heder movie Moving McAllister, so expect to hear it much more in the future. Also, the DVD will be out later this year and includes guest appearances by Jim Adkins of Jimmy Eat World and members of Limbeck, Steel Train, Honorary Title and Reubens Accomplice.
Paul Tao on 06/15/07 - 08:25 AM
I will be talking to The Format next week so if you have anything you want to ask the them, leave them in the replies.
Jamie Pham on 06/07/07 - 12:08 PM
The Format have added new merch to their website.
Jamie Pham on 05/30/07 - 07:43 PM
The Format will be playing three shows in Spain at the end of this month. Dates and ticket info can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 05/10/07 - 12:49 PM
The Format will be on Steven's Untitled Rock Show this Tuesday, May 8th at 7:00PM EST / 4:00PM PST.
Jared Kaufman on 05/07/07 - 08:35 AM
The Format have started a tour blog on Spin.com.
Paul Tao on 04/02/07 - 03:30 PM
The Dear Hunter have announced two special tour dates with The Format.
Tour Dates04/15/2007 06:00 PM - The Palladium -Upstairs
261 Main Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01608 - $14

04/17/2007 06:30 PM - School of Rock
31 Schrieffer St., South Hackensack, New Jersey 07606 - $15
Steve Henderson on 03/28/07 - 04:03 AM
The Format will be running a contest for their new single, "She Doesn't Get It", from now until March 26th; details are in the replies.
Jared Kaufman on 03/14/07 - 10:30 AM
The Format has posted a remix, an acoustic, and a live version of their new single "She Doesn't Get It" on their myspace.
Joe DeAndrea on 03/03/07 - 08:04 PM
The Format have posted a live version of "She Doesn't Get It" over at The Living Room, under the HiFi section. The band is also up for voting at Spin's "Band of the Year" contest.

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Jared Kaufman on 02/06/07 - 10:40 AM
"She Doesn't Get It" will be the next single from The Format's Dog Problems; a video is being shot in two weeks with director Travis Kopach. Look for dates for their spring tour with Guster coming soon.
Paul Tao on 01/10/07 - 08:00 PM
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