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17 Sep 2020
ESP Custom Cover

OBSCURA | Steffen Kummerer Demos his ESP Custom Guitar

A new video in which OBSCURA guitarist and vocalist Steffen Kummerer presents his ESP Guitars Japan Custom model – from its unique shape to selected EMG pickups – can be seen below. Photography by Chris Rogl. „After three years in the making, ESP Guitars released an astonishing instrument which perfectly suits my needs on stage and in the studio. Working on this project with excellent people in Germany, the United States and Japan over such a long period turned into a unique guitar featuring the finest Japanese craftsmanship. Makoto Suzuki and his team of ESP Japan delivered an […]

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 […]

21 May 2020
OBSCURA | Steffen Kummerer ESP LTD Arrow

OBSCURA | “Universe Momentum” Guitar Playthrough Video

Check out the brand-new guitar play-through for “Universe Momentum” by Steffen Kummerer! Enjoy! Let us know your comments on the play-through and the gear from Engl Amps and ESP Guitars! Photo Credit: Chris Rogl

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 […]