“Music is what I live for” – An Interview with Ryan Pearce of Medusa’s...

OVERDRIVE spoke to Ryan Pearce, lead guitarist of the band, about how Medusa’s Gaze keeps him loving what he does - which is music - and how much music means to him.

AMENRA’S Colin H. Van Eeckhout On Their Upcoming Australian Tour

After nearly two decades of playing and releasing music as Amenra, the Belgian musicians Colin H. van Eeckhout (vocals), Mathieu J. Vandekerckhove (guitar), Lennart...

“We wanted to strip things back and return to the roots of the band...

2017 has been a very hectic year for Sydney’s sleepmakeswaves; not only have they done numerous tours around Australia (both as headliner and as...
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INTERVIEW: Michael Lessard of The Contortionist on the new album, Clairvoyant!

Forming back in 2007, The Contortionist are a sextet hailing from Indianapolis, Indiana; founding member Cameron Maynard (guitar) and founding members/brothers Robby (guitar) and...

Nickelback’s Mike Kroeger On Their Upcoming Australian Tour And Veganism

No matter the comments about Nickelback by many fans, it is absolutely undeniable that they are one of the biggest Rock groups in history,...

NORTHWARD’S Jørn Viggo Lofstad On The Upcoming Northward Album, Working With Floor Jansen and...

Northward have only been around for a few months and have already garnered attention from all over the world. After all, a supergroup of...

“One of the things that keeps us going is that pride, and if you...

For thirty-seven years, Overkill have been accoladed as one of the greatest thrash metal bands of all time, alongside Testament, Exodus, Death Angel and...

Blacklist Union’s Tony West on the Life of His Late Friend Todd Youth, Part...

Todd Youth is a name well-recognised in the New York hardcore scene during his 34-year tenure. From playing in bands such as Warzone, Murphy’s...

“It’s a lot more of an accessible record, compared to Lugal Ki En” –...

Aliens. I’m not referring to the meme, but the recurring concept of which California-based deathcore quartet Rings of Saturn like to bring into the...

“We really are a community, and I encourage anybody to be a part of...

The opportunity to interview the frontwoman of Brisbane’s Flynn Effect, Tomina Vincent, comes as a very pleasant surprise to me, having discovered them playing...

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Tunisian Progressive Metal Band MYRATH Announce “Shehili” Release Date

MYRATH have slowly but surely established themselves as one of the most fascinating bands in the current international metal scene — thanks to their incredibly...

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RESIDE Offer Closure In New Single Ahead Of Sophomore EP &...

Following up last years banger tune In This Moment, which saw support from international blogs triple j, Reside are releasing new single Replace Me the lead single from...

Album/EP Reviews

Review: Life’s Ill – What God Wouldn’t Tell You

Words: Maya Kiternas ‘What God Wouldn’t Tell You’ is a step away from Life’s Ill’s hardcore roots through deeper...

Review: Millencolin – SOS