Category Archives: Interviews

FEATURE INTERVIEW – PALLBEARER “I think Rock Music is struggling in America right now.” BRETT CAMPBELL

October 23rd will see the fourth studio album ‘Forgotten Days’ released from progressive Doom explorers, PALLBEARER. Guitarist/vocalist Brett … Continue reading

October 13th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – ARMORED SAINT “WE ARE VERY MUCH OUR OWN ISLAND” JOEY VERA

Armored Saint co-founding member, Joey Vera got in touch with Overdrive to talk about the bands crushing new … Continue reading

October 8th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – IDLE HANDS “I would be confident in saying that a new Idle Hands album would be released by March 2021.” GABRIEL FRANCO.

Having released one of 2019’s most critically acclaimed albums – ‘Mana’- Portland’s, Idle Hands finally began to ride … Continue reading

September 17th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – HEATHEN: ” It was very frustrating at times to just sit by and not be able to get Heathen back in motion” DAVID WHITE

Bay Area Thrash Metal prodigal sons, Heathen, are finally back after a long hiatus, seeing the five-piece deliver … Continue reading

September 16th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – 20 BULLS EACH FRONTMAN UNVEILS DIY ‘EMPIRE’ PROJECT.

Imagine writing, recording, mixing and mastering your very own album, with zero costs and pulling it off? Oh, … Continue reading

July 30th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – SPIRITBOX “It’s a different era for the metal genre and whether we like it or not, time moves on and we have to move with it ” COURTNEY LaPLANTE

Get used to the name “Spiritbox”, because pandemic or no pandemic, this band are going to dominate 2020/21. … Continue reading

July 15th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERIVEW – BPMD’s BOBBY BLITZ AND MARK MENGHI TALK NEW ‘AMERICAN MADE’ ALBUM.

What happens when you get four heavy musicians in a room to thrash out nothing but ’70s American … Continue reading

June 12th, 2020 by

FEATURE INTERVIEW – CRO-MAGS “DEATH IS THE ONLY THING THAT’S GOING TO STOP ME! ” HARLEY FLANAGAN

From the cold-hard concrete streets of New York’s Lower East Side in the early 80’s to present day, … Continue reading

May 27th, 2020 by

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW – MORDRED “WE WERE ALWAYS THE BASTARD SONS OF THE BAY AREA” DANNY WHITE.

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