M A X X

Biography

Gary and Linda Meek Maxx begin in the Euro dance scene in 1994 as Alice Montana and Gary Brokoe with two huge hits "Get-A-Way" and "No More (I Can't Stand It)". The name Maxx stands for "maximum ecstasy". In one year, Maxx had become one of Germany's most successful musical exports in pop history.

Alice Montana sung the first single "Get-A-Way" with Gary as the rapper. The dance floor anthem "Get-a-Way" ensured that Maxx became a trademark of first-class dance music, almost overnight. It sold more than 400:000 units in Germany alone and reached Gold Status. In whole Europe it sold more than 1:100:000 units. "Get-A-Way" has earned numerous gold discs, it was #5 in the U.K.

Alice Montana - The Voice of Get-A-Way After the Music video shoot for "Get-A-Way" Alice quit because of legal issues as for Gary he continued to sing as the rapper of Maxx. Linda Meek was hired to replace Alice and to re-sing the second single that was to be released "No More (I Can't Stand It)" following their album "To The Maxximum".
"No More (I Can't Stand It)" also reached! No. 5 in the Euro charts, #8 in UK.

The third single to be released in 1994 was "You Can Get It".

On May 26, 1995 the single "I Can Make You Feel Like" was released and on November 6, 1995 the single "Move Your Body" was released.

After the outstanding 1994/1995-years, this promising, talent full original group disappeared from the dance music scene.

The Singles

Title: Get-A-Way (Single CD)
Released: January 24, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Get-A-Way (Radio Mix)
Get-A-Way (Club Mix)
3:45
5:38


Title: Get-A-Way (Maxi CD)
Released: January 24, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Get-A-Way (Airplay Mix)
Get-A-Way (Club Mix)
Get-A-Way (Twilight Mix)
Get-A-Way (Get In Trance Mix)
3:45
5:35
5:33
4:49

Title: Get-A-Way (7", UK)
Released: 1994
Tracklisting:
Track A1.
Track B1.
Get-A-Way (Airplay Mix)
Get-A-Way (Piano Mix)
3:45
4:59


Title: Get-A-Way (The Remixes)
Released: February 3, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Get-A-Way (2AM Club Mix)
Get-A-Way (Piano Remix)
Get-A-Way (Naked Eye Radio Mix)
5:21
4:59
4:01

Title: Get-A-Way (UK Remixes)
Released: June 22, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Get-A-Way (Radio Mix)
Get-A-Way (Original Club Mix)
Get-A-Way (Piano Mix)
Get-A-Way (Red Jerry Mix)
Get-A-Way (Red Jerry Dub)
Get-A-Way (Get In Trance Mix)
3:45
5:38
4:59
5:39
7:07
4:49

Title: No More (I Can't Stand It)
Released: June 24, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
No More (I Can't Stand It) (Radio Mix)
No More (I Can't Stand It) (Single Remix)
3:40
4:18


Title: No More (I Can't Stand It)
Released: June 24, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
No More (I Can't Stand It) (Air Play Mix)
No More (I Can't Stand It) (Club Mix)
3:15
6:10


Title: No More (I Can't Stand It)
Released: June 24, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
No More (Airplay Mix)
No More (Club Mix)
No More (Hot Mix)
No More (Welcome To The Terrordome Mix)
No More (Paradise Garage Mix)
No More (Mr Gee's Mix)
3:44
6:09
4:40
5:32
5:33
4:54

Title: No More (I Can't Stand It) (Remixes)
Released: July 16, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
No More (Bass Bumpers Remix)
No More (Damage Control Remix)
No More (General Base Remix)
No More (T.H.K. Remix)
5:47
5:48
5:22
5:08

Title: No More (I Can't Stand It) (UK Remixes)
Released: July 16, 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
No More (Capri Dub Mix)
No More (Ferrari F1 Mix)
No More (Club Mix)
No More (Overworked Mix)
5:55
6:04
6:09
4:28

Title: You Can Get It
Released: 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
You Can Get It (Airplay Mix)
You Can Get It (Club Mix)
You Can Get It (Hardsequencer)
You Can Get It (Trancemaster Mix)
3:27
5:25
5:12
4:58

Title: You Can Get It (UK Edition)
Released: 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
You Can Get It (7" Edit)
You Can Get It (Airplay Mix)
You Can Get It (Club Mix)
You Can Get It (Trancemaster Mix)
You Can Get It (Hardsequencer Mix)
3:13
3:27
5:25
4:58
5:12

Title: You Can Get It (Remixes)
Released: 1995
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
You Can Get It (Airplay Mix)
You Can Get It (Airplay Power Mix)
You Can Get It (Trans-Euro Mix)
You Can Get It (Club Mix)
You Can Get It (Catania Hot Mix)
You Can Get It (Raveland Mix)
You Can Get It (50% Hooligan)
3:34
3:49
5:26
5:28
5:34
5:31
5:31

Title: I Can Make You Feel Like
Released: May 25, 1995
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
I Can Make You Feel Like
No More (Bass Bumpers Remix)
Get Away (Twilight Mix)
Get Away (2AM Club Mix)
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a

Title: Move Your Body
Released: November 6, 1995
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Move Your Body (Air Play Mix)
Move Your Body (UK Airplay Mix)
Move Your Body (Club Sport Mix)
Move Your Body (Extra Vaganza Mix)
Move Your Body (Hurley's House Mix)
3:22
3:48
5:21
5:42
6:48

The Albums

Title: To The Maxximum
Released: 1994
Tracklisting:
Track 1.
Track 2.
Track 3.
Track 4.
Track 5.
Track 6.
Track 7.
Track 8.
Track 9.
Track 10.
Track 11.
Track 12.
Track 13.
Track 14.
Track 15.
To The Maxximum Part I
To The Maxximum Part II
No More (I Can't Stand It)
I Can Make You Feel
Getaway
Suddenly
Heart Of Stone
Fight
Voodoo Child
You Can Get It
Ritmo De La Casa
Should I Stay, Should I Go
I Want You
Maxximum Extasy
The Maxx Experience
2:17
2:17
4:40
5:55
3:45
4:18
4:17
4:18
5:34
4:24
4:15
4:54
5:19
3:21
4:31

I n f o r m a t i o n
Biography provided by Malerie Prettypaint (Amourexe) 2002
Additional biography information by Niklas Adolfsson 2002-2014.
Discography compiled by Niklas Adolfsson 2002-2014

Thanks to Frank "Quickmix" Hassas for providing news and information.

Thanks to Malerie Prettypaint for providing some discographies, the biography and cd-covers.
Thanks to Anders Lennartson for some discography information.
Thanks to DJ Hooligan for some cd-covers.
Thanks to Florian for some discography information.
Thanks to Shimon O'Hana for some corrections and information.
Thanks to Sasha Melnik for some discography information.
Thanks to DJ O-Bee for some cd-covers.
Thanks to Adam Pokora for some discography information.
Thanks to D-man'94 for some discography information.

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