Maxïmo Park

Paul Smith & Peter Brewis – “Exiting Hyde Park Towers”

Paul Smith and Peter Brewis are best known for their bands Maxïmo Park and Field Music, respectively, but this year they've collaborated on a very…
Miles Bowe | September 22, 2014 - 12:09 pm

Paul Smith & Peter Brewis – “Barcelona (At Eye Level)”

It's been two years since the last Field Music album, but the Brewis brothers have kept busy -- David released a new album under his…
James Rettig | August 14, 2014 - 9:23 am

Mogwai, Super Furry Animals, Maximo Park Announce New Booze

From the Iron Maiden beer to Dan The Automator's collaboration with Dogfish Head there is a grand tradition of musicians designing their own hooch, and…
Miles Bowe | January 22, 2014 - 3:46 pm

Maxïmo Park – “Hips And Lips” Video

Theatrical British postpunkers Maxïmo Park have a new album called The National Health coming out next month. The entire video for their new song "Hips…
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2012 - 11:27 am

Maxïmo Park – “The National Health”

British postpunkers Maxïmo Park are about to return with The National Health, their fourth album and their first in about three years. The album's title…
Tom Breihan | March 30, 2012 - 9:05 am

Reading & Leeds Festivals 2009 In Photos

This past weekend, bill-sharing fellows Reading and Leeds were tasked with distracting a nation still reeling from the death of its Oasis. Their secret weapons…
Scott Lapatine | August 31, 2009 - 12:40 am

Various Artists – Radio 1 Established 1967

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Stereogum | October 2, 2007 - 2:51 pm

New Maxïmo Park Video – “Girls Who Play Guitars”

From Devo nods to sincere stares, Maxïmo Park's clearly put forethought and finances into their Earthly Pleasures clips, which we appreciate. It's always around video…
Stereogum | July 19, 2007 - 5:20 pm

New Maxïmo Park Video – “Books From Boxes”

After the Devo-in-a-funhouse vibe of "Our Velocity," Maxïmo go for deadpan sincerity with "Books From Boxes," fitting the Our Earthly Pleasure highlight's straight-shot-from-the-heart-vibe. It's all…
Stereogum | May 17, 2007 - 10:32 am

New Maxïmo Park – “Russian Literature”

Maxïmo drop the Devo for "Russian Literature," instead mixing some acoustic piano into a three-minute burst that flips from calculated, post-punk segues into a straight-rock…
Stereogum | April 20, 2007 - 4:40 pm

New Maxïmo Park Video – “Our Velocity”

It's five times the '80s fun on this clip for the first single from Maxïmo Park's forthcoming record Our Earthly Pleasures. Think "slick Devo" in…
Stereogum | February 7, 2007 - 9:12 am

War Child Benefit CD

Worth it alone for Kaiser Chiefs' cover, but CD proceeds also go to a good cause. Hear song clips, and buy what you like here. …
Scott Lapatine | September 19, 2005 - 2:25 pm

Mercury Music Prize Shortlist

Nominees and odds of winning according to bookies at William Hill: Kaiser Chiefs 'Employment' - 4/1 Coldplay 'X&Y' - 6/1 Bloc Party 'Silent Alarm' -…
Stereogum | July 19, 2005 - 11:16 am