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19 Nov 2020
Obscura | Jeroen Paul Thesseling WARWICK

OBSCURA | Jeroen Paul Thesseling and WARWICK

Jeroen Paul Thesseling about his bass and the recording of OBSCURA‘s upcoming album: In 1993 I started playing Thumb NT basses built by Warwick. We have had a long term relationship since then. The renowned German bass luthier is famous for their high-end craftsmanship and also for being open minded towards their players. The Thumb NT series have a very particular sound character that you won’t find with any other bass guitar. Already during the early days when I worked […]

30 May 2020
OBSCURA | Cosmogenesis Omnivium Sale

OBSCURA | Cosmogenesis & Omnivium Sale

Thank you so much for the overwhelming response to our line-up announcement! We just marked down all Cosmogenesis and Omnivium items in our shop. Until Sunday night you get 20% off! Take your chance and grab your merch now: realmofobscura.com/product-category/sale

27 May 2020
OBSCURA completes new line-up with rejoining guitarist CHRISTIAN MÜNZNER

OBSCURA completes new line-up with rejoining guitarist CHRISTIAN MÜNZNER

After a six-year break, legendary German guitarist Christian Münzner (ETERNITY’S END, PARADOX, ALKALOID, ex-NECROPHAGIST, ex-SPAWN OF POSSESSION) has rejoined the German progressive death metallers OBSCURA as a permanent member. Münzner, known for his virtuoso guitar playing in extreme metal, joined OBSCURA in 2008 and recorded the band’s critically acclaimed full-length albums “Cosmogenesis” (2009) and “Omnivium” (2011), both released via Relapse Records. He has toured the world, collaborated internationally with several groups as session player and is also working as guitar […]

13 May 2020
Drummer DAVID DIEPOLD joins OBSCURA

Drummer DAVID DIEPOLD joins OBSCURA

The Austrian virtuoso drummer David Diepold (BENIGHTED, HATE, BELPHEGOR, GIVE EM BLOOD, COGNIZANCE) known for his highly technical signature playing in extreme metal, has joined the German progressive death metallers OBSCURA as a permanent member. He collaborated internationally with several groups as session player and is also working as drum teacher. Diepold appeared on COGNIZANCE‘s first full-length album “Malignant Dominion” (2019) among other recordings. ‘Being asked to join OBSCURA was definitely a dream come true! You know, I’m at a […]

29 Apr 2020
OBSCURA | Jeroen Paul Thesseling 2020

Fretless bassist Jeroen Paul Thesseling rejoins OBSCURA

Legendary bass player Jeroen Paul Thesseling (QUADVIUM, SALAZH TRIO, ex-PESTILENCE) has rejoined the German progressive death metallers OBSCURA as a permanent member after a 9-year break. Thesseling, known for his signature fretless playing in death metal and world-fusion, joined OBSCURA in 2007 and recorded the band’s critically acclaimed full-length albums “Cosmogenesis” (2009) and “Omnivium” (2011), both released via Relapse Records. “Perhaps fans are somewhat surprised about my comeback. After leaving OBSCURA in 2011, we stayed in touch and over the […]