Industry Spotlight: Sam Dunn – Creator of Banger Films/BangerTV

Photo by Dustin Rabin Sam Dunn. Maker of multiple award-winning metal documentaries such as Metal: A Headbangers’ Journey, Global Metal, the widely acclaimed Metal Evolution...

The Ascended’s Mat Wale On New Album ‘Awaken Within’

The Ascended have certainly started to make a name for themselves in Australia. A four piece melodic metalcore band originating from Warrnambool in Victoria,...

Dream On Dreamer’s Marcel Gadacz On New Album “It Comes And Goes” & The...

Calling all fans of Dream On Dreamer: not only are they releasing their long awaited fourth album ‘It Comes And Goes’ on May 25th,...

Lagerstein’s Mother Junkst On The “Yeast Coast Brewery” Tour

Aboard the S.S Plunderberg the drinking pirate metal band, Lagerstein, prepares for their next voyage. Violinist and keytarist, Mother Junkst discusses the next great...

Five Finger Death Punch’s Chris Kael On New Album “And Justice For None”

After releasing both Trouble and Gone Away as a teaser on last year’s ‘A Decade of Destruction’, Five Finger Death Punch have followed up...

Industry Spotlight – An Interview With Stage Manager Bonnie Sammut

In the first of our industry spotlight interviews, OVERDRIVE MUSIC MAGAZINE has a chat with stage manager Bonnie Sammut, who has worked on top-notch...

DVD Review: Behemoth – Messe Noire: Live Satanist

It’s safe to say that Poland’s Behemoth retain the title as one of the world’s most prolific, enigmatic and well-respected artists within the extreme...

Film Review: Scream For Me Sarajevo (Iron Maiden Documentary)

  There are few experiences that will instil more pride in the Metal community than watching Tarik Hodžić’s awe-inspiring documentary, ‘Scream for me Sarajevo.’ The...

Exclusive: Stream DEAD CITY RUINS’ New Album ‘Never Say Die’

“...they’re just these young, broke kids who don’t give a fuck except to play music in front of people. I love it and it's...

Overdrive Oz Issue #28: Overdrive Heaviest 100 Part 12

With a long weekend almost behind us, and perhaps a landslide of chocolate having overwhelmed you yesterday, you may well be looking for a...

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INTERVALS, POLYPHIA Announce Supports For Australian Tour

World class instrumental/prog/djent outfits Intervals and Polyphia are coming to Australian shores in just over a month's time and things are heating up, with...

Overdrive Underground

JOHNNY WORE BLACK Feat. Megadeth’s David Ellefson Release Third Album

UK rockers Johnny Wore Black featuring Megadeth's David Ellefson on bass guitar have released their third full length album, 'Ultra Violent Light', via EMP Label Group. Johnny Wore Black have also...

Album/EP Reviews

Review: Black Mirrors – Look Into The Black Mirror

  Every once and a while a band will release an album that blows your mind. It might be a different style of music, something...