Category Archives: News

Upcoming Releases from Christopher the Conquered, TWINS, The Lonelyhearts, and Alex Braidwood

Maximum Ames Records is excited to announce a new partnership with Redeye Worldwide Distribution to release two new recordings from Christopher the Conquered in 2016! It all starts with the release of the I’m Not That Famous Yet EP on January 29th. The record features songs from Christopher’s forthcoming album I’m Giving Up On Rock […]

Christopher The Conquered East Coast Tour + Vinyl + New MR NASTI

Christopher the Conquered will depart for shows in New Jersey, NYC and Washington DC next week following performances in Des Moines and Omaha this weekend. I’m Giving Up On Rock & Roll LPs have been pressed and are available for pre-order. The album will be available Spring 2016. The new Conquered 4 Life podcast is available on iTunes and CtC’s […]

Update: MR NASTI Announces 3 New Projects + The Fighting Burrito and Maximum Ames host 3 Tastings/Concerts + MAMF 2015 3 Weeks Away

  MR NASTI shared his plans for upcoming projects via Facebook on Sunday. The music for a new album entitled “Death Rattle” is recorded. It features words from his sophomore album, “Truth Sounds,” but with all new arrangements. MR NASTI is also making “textural music videos” for every track. Songs and corresponding videos from “Death […]

UPDATE: MA Artists Featured on Vice.com + Ryan Adams Shouts Out Christopher the Conquered + Help Make a 2-Minute Movie Musical

Maximum Ames’ artists received a wave of recognition from a high tide of sources this past week. Noisey, the VICE Media music outlet, posted an article that highlighted some artists from what they dubbed a “retro pop scene.” In the piece they mentioned a couple of Max Ames’ own. First, Christopher the Conquered is mentioned and […]

UPDATE: TWINS Recording, Artist Celebrate Daytrotter with Exile, Upcoming Shows

TWINS left town for Chicago to record there 3rd album. Check out the photos from the studio below. Blues Pills is still on their international concert and festival tour. They recently were mentioned in the Swiss newspaper Der Bund after the Gurtenfestival. Journalist Ane Hebeisen described them as “experimenting with blues and hippy pills. She […]

UPDATE: Maximum Ames Happenings July Week 2

Blues Pills continue touring Europe with shows set in Wiesbaden, Germany; Dour, Belgium; and Bern; Switzerland this coming week. Christopher the Conquered remains busy with his various projects. Over the past weekend he played a set at 80/35 in Des Moines (see the video below, shot by Dylan Boyle of Mumford’s) Chris also has been […]

Pre-Order New Live Album from Christopher the Conquered

Maximum Ames Records is proud to be sharing the first in a series of three releases that will begin this fall and go through early 2016, culminating with Christopher the Conquered’s new studio album! This first release is an experimental live album, a musical self-portrait, if you will, that brings together recordings of friends, family, and […]