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Overdrive are thrilled to announce the return of the mighty MASTODON back to Ireland; with two exclusive shows in Belfast’s Limelight on Sunday August 14th and Dublin’s Academy venue on August 15th! We are so psyched that the Atlanta prog-metal titans are coming back, that we are giving away two pairs of tickets to some lucky bastards for the Dublin show! Find out more below! 


Yes folks, it’s really happening! The spellbinding MASTODON will be playing Belfast Limelight on Sunday 14th and Dublin’s Academy on Monday August 15th; bringing their usual plethora of mind-bending prog-drenched compositions and heavy-as-fuck anthems! With the bands last album, ‘Once More ‘Round The Sun’ now classified as a stone-cold modern metal classic, MASTODON will be taking no prisoners as they unleash the very best of their back catalogue on the lucky fans in attendance. Tickets for both shows will be on sale 10am on Thursday April 7th from Sound Cellar and Ticketmaster.ie on line and outlets nationwide priced at €30.00 (inc booking fee). This will be an 18+ show, sorry kids! Please check MCD Promotions for updates. Overdrive will be giving away ONE pair of tickets for the Dublin show in the below competition and another pair at our Bloodstock Metal 2 The Masses event on April 9th (details below) all you have to do to enter the online competition is the following:

1.) Like OVERDRIVE (Facebook) & follow us on Twitter.

2.)Like and Share the below photo/image on your Timeline / Twitter feed by clicking ‘Share’

3.)Make sure when you click ‘Share’ that the image is set to PUBLIC, so that we can view your entry. mastodon comp DUBLIN 2016 You must follow ALL of the above steps for your entry to be valid. We can and will check to ensure your submission counts. The other pair of tickets will be given away to one lucky punter at the Bloodstock Metal 2 The Masses Ireland Semifinal B on April 9th in Fibber Magees! The only way you can enter this competition is by attending the show and using your €5.00 entrance fee voting slip as your entry by signing your name on the back and handing it into the judges on the night. The winner will be announced from the stage by Overdrive at the end of the night! For more information on this event, just hit the link below! metal mastodon Words – Oran O’Beirne