Author Archives: Bláthín Eckhardt

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INTERVIEW| MARK TREMONTI ON POLITICS, SPIRITUALITY, SONG WRITING AND ANNOUNCING THE RETURN OF ALTER BRIDGE TO DUBLIN THIS OCTOBER!

Ahead of their maiden voyage in Dublin, Overdrive got a hold of one of Alter Bridge’s top shredders … Continue reading

June 24th, 2017 by

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GIG REVIEW| ALTER BRIDGE @ THE OLYMPIA THEATRE, 20/06/2017

It is 2017. Alter Bridge, one of the most celebrated rock bands currently roaming the planet, slash and … Continue reading

June 24th, 2017 by

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ALBUM REVIEW| JOY SHANNON AND THE BEAUTY MARKS – “AES SIDHE”

Celtic Pagan Folk is one of those genres reserved for a more specific taste, which can be adverse to the … Continue reading

June 16th, 2017 by

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GIG REVIEW| THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN @ THE ACADEMY, DUBLIN 09/06/17

After recovering from a serious bus crash earlier this year, The Dillinger Escape Plan continues their final European tour, … Continue reading

June 16th, 2017 by

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GIG REVIEW| GOJIRA @ THE ACADEMY, DUBLIN 11/06/2017

The return of the progressive metal benders was eagerly awaited, in support of Gojira’s 6th studio album “Magma”, which … Continue reading

June 16th, 2017 by

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REVIEW – KATATONIA / GHOST BATH / THE GREAT DISCORD | THE ACADEMY, DUBLIN 14/05/2017

After releasing their 10th studio album “The Fall of Hearts”, Katatonia visited Ireland for the closing dates of their … Continue reading

May 17th, 2017 by

EP REVIEW| LAMB OF GOD ‘THE DUKE’

Last month, Lamb of God released an EP called ‘The Duke’. The first impression of this album seems to … Continue reading

November 25th, 2016 by

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REVIEW |TREASON KINGS – VALE EP

Treason Kings are a four-piece Alt-Rock band from Leeds, West Yorkshire who are currently shaking up their local music scene. A sticky … Continue reading

November 10th, 2016 by

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REVIEW – YOB / BLACK COBRA – WHELAN’S, IRELAND 11/10/16

Last week, many people witnessed the spiritual rite of what was a YOB concert and were left dazed with … Continue reading

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