Category Archives: Interviews

FEATURE – INCUBUS: ‘We really have to thank the Osbourne’s for giving us a chance.” Mike Einzinger

Genre-pushing quintet, INCUBUS will be performing two exclusive shows in Ireland next week and Overdrive caught up with … Continue reading

September 8th, 2018 by

DEVILDRIVER FEATURE: “If I’m gonna go out, I’m gonna go out under the flag of ‘Fuck You’!” – Dez Fafara

From 90’s Nu-Metal posterchild to a formidable force in contemporary heavy metal, DevilDrivers, Dez Fafara has been proudly … Continue reading

September 5th, 2018 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – “The late 90’s was a real fucked-up time for metal!” – DAVE ELLEFSON

One of thrash metal’s most iconic bass players, Dave Ellefson took some time out of his busy schedule … Continue reading

September 3rd, 2018 by

THE 2018 HEAVY MUSIC AWARDS (HMAs) – ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW.

With today (Thursday, August 23rd) marking the second instalment of the now annual Heavy Music Awards (HMAs) which … Continue reading

August 23rd, 2018 by

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

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

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

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

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

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