MICHAEL POULSEN of VOLBEAT marries for the second time
VOLBEAT leader Michael Poulsen married his longtime girlfriend Jeanette Carlsen.
This is the second marriage for the Danish musician, who was previously married to Lina Poulsen between 2010 and 2015.
According VOLBEATsocial networks, Michael and Jeanette got married on August 20. They share a daughter, born in 2017.
Two years ago, Poulsen Told metal hammer review who Jeanette gave birth to their daughter “two months before she was supposed to”, while still on tour.
“I was in New York,” he recalls. “It was late, I was already in bed at the hotel and she called to say her water broke. I couldn’t do anything. I got up because I couldn’t sleep and went at the gym. I got a phone call from my girlfriend on FaceTime and she said, ‘Now you’re a daddy.’ I almost fell off the treadmill! I was like, ‘What the fuck?!'”
“I flew back to Denmark that day, so we had to cancel a show with METALLIC“, Poulsen Explain. “The next day I flew to America and the tour. When I arrived at the airport, a car came to pick me up to go to the arena. I arrived at the arena with 15 minutes before the stage time. Talk about crazy jet lag.”
VOLBEATthe eighth studio album by, “Spirit Servant”was released last December via Archives of the Republic.
Revolver called “Spirit Servant” “excellent… the darkest and heaviest VOLBEAT still offers.” For the LP, the group, which consists of Michael Poulsen (guitar, vocals),Feedback, Rob Caggiano (guitars) and Kaspar Boye Larsen (bass), took his signature heavy metal, psychobilly and punk ‘n’ roll up a notch while showcasing Poulsenhis great ability to write songs and tell stories. “Rarely has a successful band been so voracious,” says Kerrang! album review.
“Spirit Servant” was written and recorded during the shutdown and quarantine necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic. The LP includes the “double barrel” of summer songs the band released in June 2021: “Wait a minute girl” and “Dagen For” (with Stine Bramsen), the first of which became the band’s ninth number-one single on the Billboard Mainstream rock map.
For “Spirit Servant”the band took their signature heavy metal, psychobilly and punk ‘n’ roll up a notch while showcasing Poulsenhis great ability to write songs and tell stories.