History Music / MaximoPark

14th Feb '15 3:29:50 PM FromtheWordsofBR
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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as Music/AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased five studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'', ''The National Health'' and ''Too Much Information''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.

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Maxïmo Park '''Maxïmo Park''' are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as Music/AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased released five studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'', ''The National Health'' and ''Too Much Information''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.
4th May '14 11:18:57 AM shokoshu
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* ObstructiveBureaucrat: "Did you hear (Say what?) - I've been down to the council today (What did they say?) - they sent me away (No way!) - My word holds no sway (Who's to blame?) - He wore a badge with a name (Oh yeah?) - I guess I couldn't be tamed" ("The National Health"). Also qualifies for CrapsackWorld.
1st May '14 7:33:19 AM shokoshu
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* [[IdiosyncraticEpisodeNaming Idiosyncratic Album Naming]]: The three studio albums and the DVD are named after snippets of lyrics from one of the songs within, which form {{Album Title Drop}}s. [[note]](Note that for added confusion, the snippets are usually not the song titles - "Quicken the Heart" comes from "Wraithlike" etc.)[[/note]]

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* [[IdiosyncraticEpisodeNaming Idiosyncratic Album Naming]]: The three Four of five studio albums and the DVD are named after snippets of lyrics from one of the songs within, which form {{Album Title Drop}}s. [[note]](Note that for added confusion, the snippets are usually not the song titles - "Quicken the Heart" comes from "Wraithlike" etc.)[[/note]]
19th Apr '14 8:34:13 PM Willbyr
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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased five studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'', ''The National Health'' and ''Too Much Information''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.

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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Music/AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased five studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'', ''The National Health'' and ''Too Much Information''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.


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27th Mar '14 5:32:02 PM MartinJS
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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased four studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'' and ''The National Health''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.

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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased four five studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'' and Heart'', ''The National Health''.Health'' and ''Too Much Information''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.
24th Dec '13 5:10:31 AM SeptimusHeap
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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased four studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'' and ''The National Health''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[GrandTheftAutoEffect more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.

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Maxïmo Park are a British indie band, from the North East of England. Heavily influenced by the post-punk/New Wave revival of the early 21st Century, they are currently signed to the label Warp Records - also known for releasing songs by famous artists such as AphexTwin, Squarepusher, {{Battles}}, !!! and {{Autechre}}. They are often compared to The Futureheads and The Editors. They have relased four studio albums so far - ''A Certain Trigger'', ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', ''Quicken The Heart'' and ''The National Health''. In addition, they have also released a B-Sides compilation titled ''Missing Songs'' and a DVD titled ''Found On Film''. Their most popular song is "Our Velocity" from ''Our Earthly Pleasures'', which has also been featured in many media works, [[GrandTheftAutoEffect [[SongAssociation more emblematically appearing in the official soundtrack of]] ''ProjectGothamRacing 4''.
15th Sep '13 10:19:30 AM shokoshu
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* EpicRiff: ''Our Velocity'' starts off quiet, but then it kicks with a mighty, very loud guitar riff.



* [[IdiosyncraticEpisodeNaming Idiosyncratic Album Naming]]: The three studio albums and the DVD are named after snippets of lyrics from one of the songs within, which form {{Album Title Drop}}s.

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* [[IdiosyncraticEpisodeNaming Idiosyncratic Album Naming]]: The three studio albums and the DVD are named after snippets of lyrics from one of the songs within, which form {{Album Title Drop}}s. [[note]](Note that for added confusion, the snippets are usually not the song titles - "Quicken the Heart" comes from "Wraithlike" etc.)[[/note]]
29th Aug '13 3:26:13 AM shokoshu
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* AnimatedCreditsOpening: Mild, rather un-wacky example at the begin of the music video to [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebwmjT-toXs ''The National Health'']].
8th Aug '13 11:01:39 AM Nick98
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* MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: 3-4.
26th Jun '13 9:16:45 AM Nick98
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* SurrealMusicVideo: The official music video for [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWwBkA0GqaY ''Our Velocity'']] merges this with LivePerformanceVideo.

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* SurrealMusicVideo: The official music video for [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWwBkA0GqaY ''Our Velocity'']] merges this with LivePerformanceVideo.PerformanceVideo.
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