22nd October 2019

Lance King – ReProgram

When you get an album from a veteran singer whose resume is longer and filled with an more collaborations, than many others’, you expect skill and routine. And that’s just what you get from Lance […]
14th October 2019

Helloween – United Alive in Madrid

2017’s Helloween reunion exited the band’s fans who never really stopped requesting some sort of classical Helloween reunion. The overwhelming demand for reunion with vocalist Michael Kiske and guitarist Kai Hansen comes despite the fact […]
10th October 2019

Machine Head, 10th October 2019, Amager Bio, Copenhagen, Denmark

Archive photo: Zoran www.sonic-view.com Things have been happening fast in Machine Head camp lately. After last year’s nearly catastrophic album Catharsis, the band, who’s basically incapable of playing a bad gig, played one of the […]
8th October 2019

Lacuna Coil – Black Anima

Two decades since the release of their debut album, Lacuna Coil have established them selves as an act that of an international format and solid dose of commercial success. After few years where they seriously […]
26th September 2019

Alice Cooper & Black Stone Cherry, 25th September 2019, Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark

Photo: Goran Kljutic www.urbanmescalero.com It’s somewhat odd situation when the band is booked to play a venue that is clearly too big for them. The flexibility of Copenhagen’s Royal Arena is impressive, but even closing […]
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 […]