the format

Coronavirus: Here’s Every Musician Who Has Canceled Tour Dates So Far [UPDATING]

The coronavirus scare is starting to impact everyday life, and that now includes the music industry. Since the outbreak, a number of artists have canceled…
SPIN Staff / March 5, 2020

The Format Announce First Shows in Over a Decade

The Format are back. For the first time since their 2008 hiatus, Nate Ruess and Sam Means hit the stage together, performing at…
Daniel Kohn / February 4, 2020

DOWNLOAD: Ex-Format Member’s New Song

Joining a line that stretches back to Simon & Garfunkel's contributions to The Graduate and runs through Karen O's soundtrack for the upcoming Where the…
David Marchese / September 22, 2009

Members of the Format, Steel Train, Anathallo Unite as Fun

After seven months of silence following the demise of the Format, former frontman Nate Ruess returns with Fun, his pastoral and rollicking proclamation that alongside…
Matt Kiser / August 20, 2008