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The Format

The Format was an indie rock band formed by Arizona natives Nate Ruess and Sam Means. Their style can be considered a mixture of indie, alternative, punk and folk music, with elements of 1960s and 1970s pop music. The Format chose their name to make fun of the music industry's inclination towards a cookie-cutter "format" for a hit. The band announced a hiatus on February 4, 2008.

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LPs
Dog Problems
2006

4
313 Votes
Interventions and Lullabies
2003

3.8
193 Votes
EPs
Snails
2005

3.3
13 Votes
EP
2003

3.5
11 Votes
Live Albums
And Now I Hope You're Alright - Live in California
2006

3.8
5 Votes
Compilations
B-Sides and Rarities
2007

3.5
13 Votes

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