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“If you want to close your eyes and imagine yourself in the 80s music video of your dreams, book this band and have the night of your life.”

— Laura Simpson , CEO of Side Door Concerts

“Such a great time having Maximum Overdrive! Loved having them out. We got a lot of positive feedback from the audience as well and would highly recommend them for special events! Glad to hear the band had fun too!”

— Cory Larsen, Dalhousie Student Union

Maximum Overdrive


Maximum Overdrive are the east coast’s hottest new party band - playing a diverse selection of 80s gems from artists like INXS, Duran Duran, The Pixies, Cindy Lauper, The Cure, Madonna, Billy Idol, New Order, DEVO, Tears for Fears, and many more. You’ve seen them all on stages across Canada and beyond with a host of awesome bands—but you’ve never seen them like this. 

Join the party. Live the 80s. Go to Maximum Overdrive.

Craig Mercer - vocals / percussion
Izra Fitch - vocals / sax / keys
Serge Samson - bass
Leith Fleming-Smith - keys / vocals
Zach Maclean - guitars / vocals
Matt Thauvette - drums