Tim Madden

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Tim Madden
Also known asTim Maxx
Genres EDM
Occupation(s) Director, musician, music producer
Years active2012 – present
Associated acts Robbie Rivera, Jyra, Rumors, Black Summer, Jvmie, Keeda, Cedella Marley, Savi, and Manu Crooks

Tim Madden, also known professionally as Tim Maxx, is an Australian director, EDM musician, and Music Producer. He is best known for his 2015 single Crash and Burn. [1] [2]



Madden has directed music videos for Afrojack, Erick Morillo, Vassy, Kryder, Bella Hunter, Robbie Rivera, Jyra, Rumors, Black Summer, JVMIE, Keeda, Cedella Marley, Savi, and Manu Crooks. His music videos have been featured in the Top 10 music videos on YouTube in Australia. [3] [4]

Collaborations and solo career

In 2015, Madden released his debut single Crash and Burn (Armada Music). [5] [6] The track was played over 380,000 times on Spotify. [7] He also collaborated with fellow Australian electronic musician Jamie Lee Wilson on the track Sticks & Stones. [8] [9]

In 2016, he collaborated with Adam Katz on the track Only You. [10] [11] His music video for Mama Said by Jyra feat. Aye Sones was ranked in the Top 5 Hottest Dance Videos of the Week by Shazam. [12]

In 2017, Madden directed the music video for Young Like Me by Black Summer feat. Lowell (produced by Grammy Award-winner Chris 'Tek' O'Ryan) which launched on national television in Australia on Nine Network. [13] [14] [15] He also created a remix of the Grammy Award-winning Dave Audé & JVMIE track Back 2 Love which ranked No. 3 on the Billboard Dance Club Charts. [16]

Use in media

Madden's tracks have been featured on network television shows Law & Order, The Voice, The Tonight Show, The X Factor Australia, and Australia's Next Top Model, and in commercials for American Express, Reebok, and Chevy. He has also created brand content for Sydney Festival, Sydney Opera House, Mission Australia, and Bondi Icebergs.


YearTitleLabelOther Artist(s)
2014You Gotta Have LoveStudio Two Twelve
Into The Sun Young Men Society
Beast ModeIndependentManu Crooks
2015Crash and Burn Armada Music B.V.
Sticks & StonesStudio Two Twelve Jamie Lee Wilson
2016By My SideMike Rossi
Only YouAdam Katz
Touch The SkyIndependentLauren Ojurovic

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2012Tim Maxx & Keeda: Rock With YouDirector, editor, GraderMusic Video
2013Keeda: ControlMusic Video
2014Rhiannon Villareal: HeartbeatDirector, editorMusic Video
Tim Maxx: You Gotta Have LoveDirector, editor, Visual FXMusic Video
Tim Maxx feat. Young Men Society: Into The SunMusic Video
2015Tim Maxx & Jamie Lee Wilson: Sticks & StonesDirector, producer, editor, GraderMusic Video
Tim Maxx: Crash and BurnDirector, producer, editor, Visual FXMusic Video
2016Tim Maxx feat. Adam Katz: Only YouDirector, producer, editor, GraderMusic Video
GFDM & MD Electro feat. Neonheart: Right On TimeMusic Video
Tim Maxx feat. Mike Rossi: By My SideMusic Video
Jyra feat. Kye Sones: Mama SaidMusic Video
Tim Maxx: BrokenMusic Video
2017 Black Summer feat. Lowell: Young Like MeDirectorMusic Video
CollarMusic ScoreShort Film
Rumors: Look Out BelowDirectorMusic Video
Cedella Marley feat. Savi and Bankay: Could You Be LovedMusic Video
Afrojack and Vassy feat. Oliver Rosa: LostMusic Video
Kryder and Erick Morillo feat. Bella Hunter: WavesMusic Video

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Awards and nominations

In 2016, Madden was awarded 2nd Place for Electronic dance music in the International Songwriting Competition along with Adam Katz. [25] [26] [27] [28]

In 2017, he was a finalist in the Elton John: The Cut competition held by YouTuber Kurt Schneider to direct Elton John's Tiny Dancer. [29] He also scored the short film Collar (directed by Rowan Maher), which won Best Drama at the Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival 2017. [30]

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