Category Archives: Interviews


Regarded as one of the pioneering Godfathers of crossover thrash metal, Mordred are finally preparing to release some … Continue reading

May 23rd, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – PARADISE LOST “I would like to see a resurgence in subculture scenes”. GREG MACKINTOSH

Just last week, Paradise Lost returned with their latest studio effort, Obsidian. An introspective, melancholic work that’s as … Continue reading

May 22nd, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – HAVOK “Bands’ today don’t always need to try and re-invent the wheel, they just need to put out good content.” DAVID SANCHEZ

By now, it’s no secret that Colorado Thrashers HAVOK have released one of the years most exciting Thrash … Continue reading

May 12th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – CARACH ANGREN “We are in uncertain times and we don’t know when touring will happen again.” Clemens ‘Ardek’ Wijers.

With their sixth studio album on the way, Dutch symphonic black metal (or as they cite themselves ‘horror … Continue reading

May 11th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – CANDLEMASS “I didn’t really realise just how influential and important ‘Epicus…’ was until about ten years after the album was released!” Johan Längquist

Johan Längquist of Swedish-based Doom legends Candlemass checked in with Overdrive ahead of the bands’ long-awaited return to Irish … Continue reading

May 6th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – IRIST “Our journey to where we are now has been a little bit unusual”.

If case you’ve been living under a rock these past few months, you may have not heard of … Continue reading

May 1st, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – TRIVIUM ” I don’t know what is going to happen with the future of live entertainment when we come out the other side of this Pandemic.” MATT HEAFY

This Friday (April 24th), Orlando-based Metal four-piece, Trivium will release their highly-anticipated ninth studio album “What The Dead … Continue reading

April 22nd, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW : NIGHTWISH – “We had some pretty terrible personal problems with our previous singer””. Troy Donockley

Finnish Symphonic metal titans Nightwish are set to release their new album ‘Human.:II: Nature’ tomorrow [Friday, April 10th] … Continue reading

April 9th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – DEATH ANGEL “Metallica opened the doors for all the other Thrash bands during that era”. Ted Aguilar

Ted Aguilar of Death Angel sat down with Overdrive upon their latest visit on The Bay Strikes Back … Continue reading

April 2nd, 2020 by

INTERVIEW – NERGAL (BEHEMOTH, ME AND THAT MAN) “I am the master of my decisions and my creativity and I need that to keep my balance”. Adam ‘Nergal’ Darski

The steady rise of Behemoth’s global popularity has to date, seen the band become a major player in … Continue reading

March 13th, 2020 by