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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 […]

30 Aug 2019
Obscura joins Kult Management

OBSCURA joins forces with Angela Gossow’s KULT MANAGEMENT

We are excited to announce a major change in the OBSCURA management. With immediate effect Jan-Ole Lamberti of KULT MANAGEMENT takes over all management activities for OBSCURA. Steffen Kummerer comments: “We are glad about the collaboration with Jan-Ole and KULT MANAGEMENT. We know each other for a long time and since we’ve teamed up, a lot of great things are already on the way. With this extremely professional management support we’re able to focus on music, songwriting and recording for […]

17 Jan 2019
Diluvium | Keychain, Earplugs

OBSCURA | “Diluvium” Earplugs available now

We know most of you have an accurate ear and of course we want you to keep it for ages to come! So you better protect your ears with the new OBSCURA earplugs. Choose your version in our web shop now: https://www.realmofobscura.com/product-category/acc/