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27 Nov 2019
Obscura | Illegimitation

OBSCURA | Illegimitation Digital Release

The first and only OBSCURA demo is now available on all major streaming platforms! Steffen Kummerer comments: “Illegimitation shows the band in it’s juvenile and purest form; the first and only demo was recorded in 2003 with engineer V. Santura who shall become an international respected producer in later years. Those four songs represent the earliest steps with the original lineup consisting Martin Ketzer on Vocals & Bass, Armin Seitz on Guitar and Jonas Baumgartl on Drums and Cello. The […]

30 Oct 2019
Obscura | Sign to Nuclear Blast

OBSCURA | Sign to Nuclear Blast

Today, Nuclear Blast is pleased to announce the signing of Germany’s finest progressive death metal band, OBSCURA. Founded in 2002, the group have established their reputation by releasing 5 studio albums which have been highly acclaimed by fans and press alike, accompanied by playing support tours (w/ SEPULTURA, CHILDREN OF BODOM, CANNIBAL CORPSE among others) as well as their own headline shows all around the globe. Obscura’s Steffen Kummerer states, “Partnering with the world’s biggest independent metal label feels like […]

25 Oct 2019
Obscura | EU Headlining Tour 2020

OBSCURA | Announce Winter 2020 Europe Headline Tour

Germany’s progressive death metal masters OBSCURA announce headline Winter 2020 Europe tour dates. The tour begins February 15 in Switzerland and ends March 7 in Germany. “As part of the “DILUVIUM WORLD TOUR”, OBSCURA return to Europe once again supporting “Diluvium” within 23 shows in mainly Southern Europe, Eastern Europe and Scandinavia. With Dutch melodic death metal pioneers GOD DETHRONED, German black death metal heavyweights THULCANDRA and French progressive death metal newcomers FRACTAL UNIVERSE we hit the road in February […]

09 Oct 2019
Obscura | Emergent Evolution Music Video

OBSCURA | Share “Emergent Evolution” Music Video

Germany’s progressive death metal masters OBSCURA share the official music video for “Emergent Evolution”. The song is from the band’s 2018 released fifth album Diluvium. Watch the Mirko Witzi directed video AT THIS LOCATION. “With the production of “Emergent Evolution” we just released the, up to this date, most ambitious music video of Obscura. Earlier this year, the entire team flew to Sicily for a week to capture astonishing shots on top of a volcano, in the middle of sulphur […]

26 Aug 2019

OBSCURA | Celestion Endorsement

Obscura announce a cooperation with one of the world’s largest and most innovative manufacturers of loudspeakers – Celestion! Responsible for the first ever dedicated guitar speaker, Celestion drivers have become the ‘voice of rock & roll‘, delivering many of the most memorable performances by guitarists including Jimi Hendrix and Slash through to the current crop of high-octane shredders. “With Celestion Speakers and ENGL Ampflifiers we establish the V-Type/A-Type combo within Obscura’s studio and live guitar cabinets. We tested the overall […]