The Working Title formed in 2001 and released their first E.P. "Everyone Here Is Wrong" in 2003. The EP was rated 5 out of 5 in Alternative Press Magazine and they also labeled The Working Title, A Band To Watch. The band's next LP, About Face, was released July 18, 2006. On October 6, 2005, The Working Title began the "The Music Is Much Too Loud Tour" with Circa Survive, Mae, and MUTEMATH as an opening act. The band has also been on tour with bands such as mewithoutyou, Copeland, Vedera, As Tall as Lions, Counting Crows, Our Lady Peace and the Goo Goo Dolls.

They have had their music featured on MTV's Laguna Beach and the film American Wedding.

In late 2006 Chris Ginn, the band's bassist and a founding member, announced that he would be leaving the group to pursue a career in teaching. He currently attends the College of Charleston, and was replaced by Chris Gingrich.

In 2003 Damian J. Buttel, the band's guitarist and a founding member, parted ways with the group. He can be heard on the band's self-produced "Sincerely" album (2002) and half of "Everyone Here is Wrong" (2003). He now works as a journalist under the name Damian Joseph out of Brooklyn, New York.

May 9th 2009 saw the release of The Working Title's third album, Bone Island. In a review done by AbsolutePunk, Bone Island was described as "a welcome, breath of fresh air".