Category Archives: Interviews

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FEATURE INTERVIEW – FOZZY : “I have never once thought of anything less than us headlining this festival (Bloodstock) or the Download Festival in years to come.” Chris Jericho

Having laid waste to the Bloodstock main stage on Sunday afternoon, Superstar Wrestler and self-made Rock Star, Chris … Continue reading

August 18th, 2018 by

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INTERVIEW – “Some of the memories were just too hardcore and intense for me and I just made the decision to stop writing my book and put all my energy into making a new record” – DORO

The undisputed Queen of Metal took some time out of her busy schedule to talk to Overdrive about … Continue reading

August 17th, 2018 by

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COURTESANS MAKE THEIR DEBUT IRISH PERFORMANCE ON FRIDAY, 27TH JULY. WIN PASSES!

This Friday (July 27th) will see the UK’s ‘doom-pop’ quartet, COURTESANS take to the stage in Dublin for … Continue reading

July 26th, 2018 by

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: SONS OF APOLLO – ‘SUPERGROUP’, It’s just a term and it’s not an offensive term.” RON ‘BUMBLEFOOT’ THAL

Sons of Apollo and ex-Guns n’ Roses guitar wizard Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal took some time out of the … Continue reading

July 24th, 2018 by

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW – TREMONTI; “We have a fanbase that’s solid enough to allow us to do what we wanna do for as long as we wanna do it unless we come up with some horribly crappy record.” Mark Tremonti

When looking back on the career of musician, songwriter, Mark Tremonti, it’s hard not to admire the man’s … Continue reading

July 23rd, 2018 by

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: VOLBEAT – “I was asked if I wanted to do vocals for Death (DTA)” – Michael Poulsen

Fast becoming one of the most talked about bands within the rock/metal world, Denmark’s Volbeat have relentlessly worked … Continue reading

July 18th, 2018 by

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OVERDRIVE EXCLUSIVE – GRAVEYARD ‘We started to feel the ‘itch’ so we got back together and decided to give it another shot.” Truls Mörck

Overdrive caught up with Graveyard bassist, Truls Mörck to talk about the bands return from the brink of destruction, … Continue reading

July 14th, 2018 by

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INTERVIEW – THE CADILLAC THREE “MAYBE WE’LL DO SOMETHING WITH RICK RUBIN.” KELBY RAY.

Overdrive hooked up with The Cadillac Three’s Jaren Johnston and Kelby Ray about the band’s current new album ‘Legacy’, … Continue reading

July 5th, 2018 by

ZEAL AND ARDOR

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: ZEAL & ARDOR – “If I felt that I ‘cracked the code’, with writing music, there wouldn’t be any other reason for me to continue making music.” Manuel Gagneux

Creative firebrand Manuel Gagneux returns with a brand new Zeal & Ardor album which was released on June … Continue reading

June 13th, 2018 by

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW – AVENGED SEVENFOLD; “Doing another concept album is not out of the question, as anything is possible at this point”. JOHNNY CHRIST

Widely regarded as one of hard rock’s great hope’s, Avenged Sevenfold will perform for one night only in … Continue reading

June 2nd, 2018 by