16th September 2019

Tom Keifer – Rise

It was more than three decades ago that some of us got to hear Night Songs, the debut by Cinderella, which elevated them to the stardom, basically off the bat. The band was riding the […]
30th August 2019

Tool – Fear Inoculum

The previous Tool album came out 13 years ago and while that fact shouldn’t have any effect on expectations for the new album, it’s worth mentioning that that’s before world knew of smart phones. Chew […]
11th August 2019

King Diamond, 10th August 2019, K.B. Hallen, Copenhagen, Denmark

Photo: Goran Kljutic www.urbanmescalero.com It has been quiet when it comes to new music from King Diamond and not just the band, but King Diamond the man himself. But now there seems to be happening […]
2nd August 2019

Volbeat – Rewind, Replay, Rebound

Back in 2005 Volbeat released a debut album that was not only a unique piece of work, but also carried all the trademarks of a young hungry band who were acing to unleash their creativity […]
17th July 2019

Enemy Inside – Phoenix

Enemy Inside is a band formed by current Mystic Prophecy guitarist Evan K, who teamed up with the German singer Nastassja Giulia in order to create a modern gothic inspired rock/metal outfit. Their debut album […]
12th July 2019

Superlynx – New Moon

Second album from Norwegian doom/psych trio Superlynx is fairly even affair, meaning that what you get in the opener is a very good representation of most material on New Moon. In general, that is, because […]
10th July 2019

Steel Prophet – The God Machine

Steel Prophet has always been bit of an overlooked band, who has released a long line of notable power metal records in late 90’s and early 00’s. Since then there were numerous breaks and some […]
1st July 2019

Chasing Shadows – Reflections

There is special kind of magic that occasionally arises from new bands who manage to create a debut album that is modern yet true to their inspiration, an album that bursts with that unspoiled youth […]
23rd June 2019

Scorpions, 22nd June 2019, Helviti, Copenhell Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

Photo: Goran Kljutic www.urbanmescalero.com In 2016 Scorpions played one of the best shows in Copenhell’s history and all that in pouring rain and just in generally miserable weather. They returned to Copenhagen year later for […]
22nd June 2019

Rob Zombie, 22nd June 2019, Helviti, Copenhell Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark

Photo: Goran Kljutic www.urbanmescalero.com Only two years have passed since the last time Rob Zombie guested Copenhell and it might have been too soon to have him back playing festival’s biggest stage. Currently the band […]