Tag: Diluvium

Playthrough: “A Valediction” from Obscura!

Ahead of their US tour German Progressive Technical Death Metallers Obscura have taken a moment from their busy rehearsal schedule to let mastermind Steffen Kummerer record a playthrough video for the title track. If you think you’ve got what it takes to be able to play the cut after watching the video, the band have

Documentary: The Making Of “A Valediction” #11 with Obscura!

A month after both the tenth part of the making of “A Valediction” and the album itself from German Progressive Technical Death Metallers Obscura, part eleven is the retrospective look back that no one saw coming but that is interesting none the less. The postponement of their European tour with Persefone back to September means

Documentary: The Making Of “A Valediction” #7 with Obscura!

There has been and will continue to be a lot of talk about the upcoming sixth studio record “A Valediction” from German Progressive Technical Death Metallers Obscura. That will be 19th November via Nuclear Blast and if for no other reason than after the critically acclaimed “Diluvium” mastermind Steffen Kummerer has ripped up the script and re-tooled

Bootleg: “Vortex Omnivium” from Obscura!

While we continue to wait for the first taste of what the re-tooled Obscura have conjured during their recording sessions, the German Progressive Death Metallers continue to dive into their archives and produce diamonds. This time out they have found “Vortex Omnivium” from Way of Darkness Festival back in 2011 and perhaps with good reason

Bootleg: “Anticosmic Overload” from Obscura!

While we wait for new music from the re-tooled German Progressive Death Metallers Obscura, they have offered us another aperitif. It comes in the form of “Anticosmic Overload” filmed in 2011 at Way Of Darkness Festival in Bavaria and dug out of the bands personal archive. Officially, although we’re sure something will come along sooner,

Bootleg: “Desolate Spheres” from Obscura!

Returning to their set from Up From The Ground Festival in 2006 for a second time, German Progressive Technical Death Metallers Obscura have shared “Desolate Spheres“, which was one of the first songs completed for their sophomore album “Cosmogenesis” with  audio taken in its raw state, directly from the camera itself. Last month saw them share

Bootleg: “Alone” from Obscura!

As German Progressive Technical Death Metallers Obscura enter a new era with a new line up and new album on the horizon, band have been diving into unseen archive footage. The latest of those to surface is “Alone” cut from the bands set at Up From The Ground Festival in 2006 with audio taken in

Playthrough: Obscura signature ESP guitar demo!

They maybe expensive but when an artist gets the opportunity to do a signature model with a manufacturer, it’s a career milestone. Here’s a video of Obscura guitarist and vocalist Steffen Kummerer demoing his new ESP Custom Guitar. For those not in the know, Kummerer saw a mass exodus of members a the end of

NEWS: “Mortification of the Vulgar Sun” from Obscura!

Here’s one last chance for fans to see the “Diluvium” line up of German Technical Death Metallers Obscura with a 4K music video for “Mortification of the Vulgar Sun“. For those that missed it, a new line up that sees vocalist and guitarist Steffen Kummerer as the only original member are currently working on a new