Two-time winners of
European Blues Awards  ‘Album of the Year’

Story of the blues

Two-time Winners of European Blues Awards Album of the Year

The Blues Overdrive is regarded as one most exciting and fast rising acts on the European blues scene. Receiving acclaim from major music publications from over the world parising their unique sound that nicely transcends various styles of blues and roots music. The bands latest album ‘Overdrive Live!’ was awarded European Blues Awards ‘Album of the Year‘ in 2018. The release was recorded live-to-tape at one of Denmarks biggest festivals ‘Smukfest’. The  previous release ‘Clinch!’ from 2015 was also awarded European Blues Awards ‘Album of the Year‘ in 2015.


What People are Saying

A world class blues band from Denmark.

“I do not exaggerate when I say that this Danish foursome can easily be placed in the same league as The Fabulous Thunderbirds.”

Blues Magazine (NL)

Very easy to get obsessed with

“In short: This band has an original melodic sound that I have never heard before. It is very easy to get obsessed with.”

Bluesnews (NO)

“This comes highly recommended”

“The songs are superb, and such is the quality of singing, playing and production. This comes highly recommended”

Blues Matters (UK)

“Impressive from the first minute to the last.”

“The demo tapes must really have impressed him (JJ Cale). Just like the whole album has me – and that being from the first minute to the very last.”

BluesNews (DE)

Don’t You Dare Miss it!

Live in Concert

To hire The Blues Overdrive at your event or club, please contact: or call +45 3131 9729.

26.06.2020 Underhuset, Næstved (DK)
The Blues Overdrive – Showtime: 17.00

04.07.2020 Det Hvide Hus, Gilleleje (DK)
The Blues Overdrive – Showtime: 20.00


Stay tunes for more concert dates! 😎

For older tour dates click here.

Music Shop

The Blues Overdrive

Gateway Music (2012)

Debut of the Year 2012!
Wasser Prawda

Critically acclaimed debut album features previously unreleased JJ Cale tune ‘Got Myself a Woman’  written in his golden period in the early 70ies.

Tracks: I Need Your Lovin’, Done Tryin’, Out in The Country and many more.

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Gateway Music (2015)

European Blues Awards
Album of the Year 2016!

Features the legendary Duke Robillard (Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Roomful of Blues)  and Chicago ace-guitarist Joel Paterson.

Tracks: Pistol Blues, Living Here Without You, Woman of Love, Daughter of the Devil and many more.

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Overdrive Live!

Gateway Music (2017)

European Blues Awards
Album of the Year 2018!

Experience the Overdrive live with this album recorded live-to-tape at one of Scandinavias biggest festivals Smukfest.

Tracks: Death on the Highway, Three Time Lover, Ball & Chain, High Water (For Charley Patton), I Was Wrong and many more.

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The Blues Overdrive
Erik Eriksens Gade 7, 4 th.
DK-2300 Copenhagen S
Phone: +45 3131 9729

Booking & Tours

Booking Scandinavia: +45 3131 9729
Booking Europe: Maximum Booking  +49 177 642 4221
Booking Benelux: Bluesther   +31 6 423 748 43