Originally formed in Portland, Oregon as a side project of It Prevails (http://www.last.fm/music/It+Prevails
) in 2006, American Me ended up going full time to pursue a heavier endeavor. Since getting signed to Rise Records (http://www.last.fm/label/Rise+Records
), the band has released 3 full length albums, the most recent of which being ( III ) and 1 EP, . American Me has toured the US since 2007-present, as well as Japan in early 2011.