Def Leppard + Dallas Crane, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, 8th November 2018

Review: Matt Maric Photos: Andrew Basso After touching down from Los Angeles at 7:25am, this reviewer was planning to brave the jet-lag and make his way...

Conan + Bell Witch – Max Watt’s, Melbourne, 8th November 2018

Review: Brady Irwin Photos: Jose Sanchez In the day and age where technology is treated with almost religious fervour, and the ensuing pace can leave one bereft...

Live Review: Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne, Friday...

Photos by Andrew Basso Some names are just legendary. You hear them and you just know that what ever...

Mammal + Supports, The Croxton Bandroom, Melbourne, 11th August 2018

Photos by DYLAN MARTIN. Check out more of Martin’s work at https://www.instagram.com/dylanmartin_photography/ Words by CALLUM DOIG Late October in 2017 saw the reunion of one of Australia’s...

Stryper + Supports: Max Watts, Melbourne, Australia, Friday August 17th

Words: Nick Barrett Photos: Dylan Martin Last night, multi-platinum album selling Christian metal icons Stryper performed for the first time ever as a three-piece, following Oz...

Legions Of Steel – Max Watt’s, Melbourne, Australia, Saturday June 2nd

The annual Legions of Steel festival is an institution of the Melbourne Metal scene, driven by none other than Denis “Den Den” Sudzuka of...

Drown This City – The Workers Club, Melbourne, Friday June 1st

It is the first winter night here in Melbourne, and needless to say how devastatingly freezing the environment is. Though, the temptation to hibernate in...

Download Festival – Parramatta Park, Sydney, March 9, 2019

Overdrive sent Stephen Buckle and Brandon Long to capture Download Festival Sydney with their words and Anne-Laure Marie with her photos.

70000 Tons Of Metal 2019: A Visual Guide To The World’s Biggest Heavy Metal...

Photos by Kyle Finlan The annual 70000 Tons Of Metal cruise has sailed its way to us again, providing...

FORGE, Max Watts, Melbourne, Australia, Saturday July 14

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Imbued with Godlike moxxy, Amon Amarth are set to take to the battlefield with yet another full-length album release. They’re always on...