The Resistance Official Pre-Order recently posted this message on their website.

We are pleased to announce an exclusive pre-order here on for the release of the band's new album 'The Resistance'.

The album will be available on September 14th in four different formats.

1. Digital Download MP3 256: £7.99 / €9.99

2. Standard CD in softpak derived from sustainable forestry: £9.99 / €15.50

3. Limited Edition CD+DVD in foldout softpak derived from sustainable forestry: £13.99 / €18.99
This version comes with The Making Of The Resistance DVD (43 minutes 53 seconds).

4. Limited Edition deluxe CD/DVD/Vinyl/USB/12" Art Print box set: £59.99 / €69.99 (with free postage from worldwide).
This version comes with the above CD+DVD featuring The Making Of The Resistance DVD (43 minutes 53 seconds) in addition to 180g double heavyweight vinyl, a Muse USB stick pre-loaded with Apple Lossless, WAV and MP3 320 files plus bespoke audio player, a 12" fine art print and (exclusive to the album in 5.1 surround sound (full bitrate DTS & Dolby). This version with the 5.1 surround sound is strictly limited to 5000 copies worldwide.

If you pre-order any of these formats through you will 'Join The Resistance' and automatically receive extra free downloadable content each week leading up to the album's release on September 14th. Week 1's bonus content is an awesome 8 minute video download of Stockholm Syndrome (Live From Kuala Lumpur) recorded back in February 2007!

Content will be available to people who pre-order via email and, for members, through a new 'Join The Resistance' section in the Members area.

Click on the links below to pre-order in your region. Please note, local websites have been set up to reduce postage costs for customers. If you purchase through a local microsite, but still want to receive your content in the Members area of, make sure you have registered to be a member of before you buy and have the email address you registered with to hand as you'll be asked to enter it when you purchase.