OBSCURA Sign To Relapse Records


Relapse Records is proud to announce the signing of Munich, Germany’s OBSCURA.

OBSCURA (Steffan Kummerer: guitar / vocals, Christian Muenzner (ex-NECROPHAGIST): guitar, Jeroen Paul Thesseling (ex-PESTILENCE): bass, Hannes Grossmann (ex-NECROPHAGIST): drums) are currently recording their second full-length and Relapse debut.

OBSCURA founder Kummerer commented on the signing and new album; “We are very happy to have found in Relapse a strong partner for the upcoming albums. We think Relapse is one of the best homes for progressive death metal in general and we are looking forward for this long time cooperation. We are putting the final touches on the mix and mastering for the upcoming album which will see the light in the beginning of next year. Obscura are back – stronger than ever!”

OBSCURA will headline the Munich Deathfest on November 8th. Kummerer says the band will play exclusive new material at this festival and they are preparing for more touring in the new year. A listing of confirmed dates and cities can be found below with more to be announced soon.

Audio samples of demo material from the forthcoming album can be heard now via the band’s MySpace: MySpace.com/RealmOfObscura.  

Stay tuned to www.RELAPSE.com and www.OBSCURA-METAL.com for forthcoming OBSCURA news / album release / tour information.


OBSCURA Tour Dates:

November 8      Munich, Germany          Munich Deathfest