Category Archives: Interviews

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

OVERDRIVE EXCLUSIVE – GRAVEYARD ‘We started to feel the ‘itch’ so we got back together and decided to give it another shot.” Truls Mörck

Overdrive caught up with Graveyard bassist, Truls Mörck to talk about the bands return from the brink of destruction, … Continue reading

July 14th, 2018 by

INTERVIEW – THE CADILLAC THREE “MAYBE WE’LL DO SOMETHING WITH RICK RUBIN.” KELBY RAY.

Overdrive hooked up with The Cadillac Three’s Jaren Johnston and Kelby Ray about the band’s current new album ‘Legacy’, … Continue reading

July 5th, 2018 by