We Are Maximum Overdrive
Maximum Overdrive is 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.
- Izra Fitch - vocals / sax / keys
- Craig Mercer - vocals / percussion
- Leith Fleming-Smith - keys / vocals
- Serge Samson - bass
- Zach Maclean - guitars / vocals
- Matt Thauvette - drums
Jun 17 2022 @ 09:00 PM
2037 Gottingen St
Multi-floor Extravaganza featuring Maximum Overdrive upstairs on the Marquee Ballroom stage, and R$ Smooth downstairs on the Seahorse stage.
Jun 30 2022 @ 09:00 PM
75 St. Ninian Street Antigonish, NS, Canada B2G 2C4
Maximum Overdrive - An 80s Canada Day Countdown in Antigonish!
The East Coast's hottest 80s tribute is BACK with a night of your favourite 80s jams by artists like Duran Duran, Madonna, Tiffany, INXS, Billy Idol, Cindy Lauper, and many more—all played with precision and attitude by an all-star band.... Canada Day is the next day so come count down to the holiday by dancing and singing along at the top of your lungs!
Jul 15 2022 @ 08:00 PM
1076 Hwy 2, Lantz, NS B2S 1M8
Are you ready to rock again East Hants? Tide Fest 2022 will bring the Sportsplex to life with two nights of awesome musical acts!
Aug 06 2022 @ 09:00 PM
250 Shore Club Rd, Hubbards, NS B0J 1T0
Live at the Shore Club!
For its 76th straight year, the Shore Club delivers the top-notch live dance floor entertainment that has earned its reputation as “Nova Scotia’s Last Great Dance Hall.” Featuring the best in classic and contemporary rock, blues, R&B, Reggae, Zydeco, Swing and Big Band, the Shore Club has served up one great party every summer Saturday night since 1946.
"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!"
"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."
"A fantastic night that can transport you in time and space!! I was 17 last night!! Thank you. What a ball!'"
"So much fun! Fantastic band, great tunes. You can dance~ if you want to!"
Take On Me - AHA |
Love Is - Alanna Myles |
Obsession - Animation |
Venus - Bananarama |
(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!) - Beastie Boys |
Heaven is a Place on Earth - Belinda Carlisle |
White Wedding - Billy Idol |
Dancing with Myself - Billy Idol |
Mony Mony - Billy Idol |
Call Me - Blondie |
Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler |
Time After Time - Cindy Lauper |
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Cindy Lauper |
Whip It - DEVO |
Lets Dance - David Bowie |
You Spin me Right Round - Dead or Alive |
Rio - Duran Duran |
She Drive Me Crazy - Fine Young Cannibals |
I Ran - Flock of Seagulls |
Cars - Gary Numan |
Moonlight Desires - Gowan |
Maneater - Hall and Oates |
Axel F - Harold Faltermayer |
Don't You Want Me Baby - Human League |
I Need You Tonight - INXS |
Never Tear us Apart - INXS |
Stepping Out - Joe Jackson |
Love Will Tear us Apart - Joy Division |
Footloose - Kenny Loggins |
Kim Wilde - Kids In America |
Get Into the Groove - Madonna |
Like a Virgin - Madonna |
Safety Dance - Men Without Hats |
Maniac - Michael Sembello |
Beds are Burning - Midnight Oil |
Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order |
Physical - Olivia Newton John |
Orange Crush - REM |
Ghostbusters - Ray Parker Jr |
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley |
The Look - Roxette |
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds |
Tainted Love - Soft Cell |
Eye of the tiger - Survivor |
It’s My Life - Talk Talk |
This Must be the Place - Talking Heads |
Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears |
Mad World - Tears for Fears |
Walk Like an Egyptian - The Bangles |
Just What I Needed - The Cars |
Friday I'm in Love - The Cure |
Where is My Mind - The Pixies |
I think We’re Alone Now - Tiffany |
Africa - Toto |
I wanna Dance with Somebody - Whitney Houston