Category Archives: Interviews

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DECAPITATED – “WE NEVER EXPECTED TO GET GOOD REVIEWS FROM THE NEW ALBUM” – VOGG

Having earned the right to sit at the top table when it comes to legendary death metal bands, … Continue reading

August 19th, 2017 by

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INTERVIEW – ‘The idea of making a progressive metal album with Mikael Åkerfeldt was completely repulsive to us both!” – STEVEN WILSON

On the eve of Steven Wilson’s highly anticipated fifth studio album, ‘To the Bone” being released, Overdrive managed … Continue reading

August 17th, 2017 by

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SACRED REICH – “WE WERE JUST TRYING TO DO OUR OWN THING AS BEST WE COULD” – PHIL RIND

Sacred Reich makes their way back to our shores once again for a master class in Thrash as … Continue reading

July 28th, 2017 by

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INTERVIEW – PRONG “I don’t think that I’m extremely talented, I just sort of try my best to make things happen and that’s the way I’ve been doing things for as long as I can remember.’ TOMMY VICTOR

With a flurry of new albums coming from Prong (4 studio album in 5 years), there is no … Continue reading

July 19th, 2017 by

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EXCLUSIVE – GOJIRA “SOMETIMES I WONDER WHAT IT WOULD BE LIKE TO WRITE WITH BRANN (MASTODON)” – JOE DUPLANTIER

Fast becoming the undisputed kings of present day metal, French extreme contemporary quartet GOJIRA, are living the dream and … Continue reading

July 13th, 2017 by

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EXCLUSIVE : DEFTONES – “‘GORE’ REALLY PISSED A LOT OF PEOPLE OFF!” – ABE CUNNINGHAM

With the release of 2016’s ‘GORE’, Sacremento alt-metal five-piece, DEFTONES have never been more confident in pushing the … Continue reading

July 12th, 2017 by

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DEVILDRIVER – “I was just getting tired of the fights at three in the morning and all the other bullshit” – Dez Fafara

Having been under the stage lights as well as the glaring spotlight of the media for the best … Continue reading

May 20th, 2017 by

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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