In Dread Response is a New Zealand metal band from Auckland formed in 2005 commonly referred to as "In Dread" or "IDR".
In Dread has released two full-length studio albums and two EPs with a new album in the works set for a 2012 release on DeadBoy Records. Their video Cannons At Dawn from the album From the Oceanic Graves won the 2010 Juice TV Awards category Best Metal Video. In Dread have performed at GTaranaki 2010 alongside acts such as Slash. Their sound comprises elements of Doom Metal, and Melodic Death Metal.