Tag : obscura

13 May 2020


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 […]

12 May 2020
Obscura | Diluvium Wolrd Tour TS Front

OBSCURA | Diluvium Merchandise

  Finally available again! DILUVIUM World Tour TS/ LS, printed on Gildan “Ultra Cotton”. Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL www.realmofobscura.com/shop

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 […]

22 Apr 2020
OBSCURA | Diluvium Europa Tour 2020

OBSCURA | Announce Lineup Change

German progressive titans OBSCURA announce guitarist Rafael Trujillo, bassist Linus Klausenitzer and drummer Sebastian Lanser parting ways with the band due to musical differences and move on with their new group, named “Obsidious”. Photo Credit by Katarzyna Bujas “Firstly, I would like to thank our former members Rafael Trujillo, Linus Klausenitzer and Sebastian Lanser for their dedication during the last years. Now, 2020, a new chapter for OBSCURA begins with entering Woodshed Studios this Summer to produce our sixth full […]

17 Apr 2020
Obscura | Illegimitation

OBSCURA | Illegimitation Sale

Until the end of April, we give you our Illegimitation CD for only 5 Euro! It Contains the 2003 demo “Illegimitation”, three never released tracks of the “Cosmogenesis” pre-production (2006) and cover versions of Death, Atheist & Cynic (2012). The CD comes with a 20 pages booklet including never seen before photos & a full band history. Grab your copy now at realmofobscura.com/product/illegimitation-cd