Category Archives: Interviews

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KREATOR – ‘We tried the orchestration on the new album and it just sounded like Star Wars” Sami Yli-Sirniö.

Given the longevity of KREATOR’s career, one could be mistaken that the German thrash icons have softened up … Continue reading

April 19th, 2017 by

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ZEAL & ARDOR – Inside the mind of Manuel Gagneux.

The coalition of two very different worlds come together with Zeal & Ardor’s much talked about debut, ‘Devil … Continue reading

April 18th, 2017 by

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ARMORED SAINT – “NOT PERFORMING IN EUROPE SOONER WAS A HUGE MISTAKE FOR ARMORED SAINT” JOHN BUSH.

Overdrive recently had the privilege to sit down with Armored Saint frontman John Bush, while the band were … Continue reading

April 10th, 2017 by

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SEPULTURA – “If we are afraid to try something different then there’s just no point in continuing!” Andreas Kisser.

One of the most influential metal bands from the early to late 90’s, Sepultura have led the crusade for … Continue reading

March 21st, 2017 by

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MONSTER TRUCK – “WE CAN’T WAIT TO HEADLINE OUR OWN SHOW IN IRELAND” – Steve Kiely.

You’ve probably heard us harping on about Monster Truck over the last few years and if you’ve taken … Continue reading

March 9th, 2017 by

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INTERVIEW – THE RAVEN AGE – “THE FIRST TIME WE PLAYED WITH IRON MAIDEN, WE WERE SO NERVOUS” GEORGE HARRIS

With a legacy of just four short years under their belts, UK based melodic metal outfit, THE RAVEN … Continue reading

February 24th, 2017 by

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IN FLAMES – ‘Peter leaving the band wasn’t a shock. We kind of knew it was coming.” Björn Gelotte

Overdrive caught up with Björn Gelotte of Swedish extreme metal pioneers, In Flames to talk new band members, touring … Continue reading

February 13th, 2017 by

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STEVE HARRIS – “SMALLER VENUES CAN BE JUST AS INTENSE AS PLAYING STADIUMS”

It’s been approximately four years since Steve Harris released the debut album from his British Lion solo project … Continue reading

December 10th, 2016 by

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AVENGED SEVENFOLD – “WE HAVE REACHED A LEVEL THAT NOT A LOT OF METAL BANDS HAVE THESE DAYS” SYNYSTER GATES

Having started out at the tail end of the 90’s and gradually becoming one of metal music biggest … Continue reading

December 8th, 2016 by

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INTERVIEW – BLOOD OR WHISKEY TALK EXCLUSIVE CHRISTMAS SHOW, NEW ALBUM & U.S TOUR.

Blood or Whiskey have been slogging it out for the best part of twenty or so years, earning … Continue reading

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