Five years since the release of the universally-acclaimed Omnivium, Germany’s progressive metal masters OBSCURA are poised to return with their strongest and most dynamic release to date. The aptly-named Akroasis (Greek for “hearing” or “listening“) draws on all the various elements of OBSCURA‘s signature sound and combines those qualities into a mind-blowing and cohesive whole. Produced by the band and V. Santura (T
Linus Klausenitzer and Obscura are proud to announce a cooperation with RICHTER STRAPS, Germany. RICHTER STRAPS manufacture professional guitar straps, high quality produced in Germany. Obscura uses model #1008 and custom-made Richter Maybaum Bodypackers fitting Sennheiser SK100 modules on stage. www.richterstraps.com
Linus Klausenitzer recorded a playthrough video for the song „From A Hadron Machinist“. You can buy Alkaloid’s debut album „The Malkuth Grimoire“ in the ALKALOID web shop. He plays an Ibanez BTB676 (custom fretless) in this video.
Progressive German death metal band ALKLOID had their first show in Cairo, Egypt last Thursday. It was also be the first time a Death Metal Band from Germany performed in Egypt ever. Despite their philosophically controvertial approach to lyrics, the band decided to pick Cairo as one of the places to give their live premiere. Drummer Hannes Grossmann (Blotted Science, Ex-Obscura, Ex-Necrophagist) explains: „We
Alkaloid is proud to announce their first live appearances. Their first show will be in Ireland. Alkaloid is headlining the „Perverting The Innocent“ Festival in Dublin, Ireland on the 12th of September. There are going to be warm up shows in Limerick and Galway on Sep 10th and 11th. Not even a week later they will perform in CAIRO, Egypt – alongside Aborted, Nader Sadek and Sallos. The band is also
„We are proud to announce that we finished the production of our new album! The production was full of extremes in so many ways. All band members were working at their limit to make this album the best possible. Thanks to the mix and mastering qualities of our long time producer V. Santura our songs became even more powerful than I could have imagined. You can be looking forward to very fast and Obscura typical
Obscura will come back to the North America this summer!! The Summer Slaughter Tour 2015 | North America Line-Up: ARCH ENEMY BORN OF OSIRIS VEIL OF MAYA THE ACACIA STRAIN OBSCURA AFTER THE BURIAL CATTLE DECAPITATION BEYOND CREATION Tour dates: 7/28 – Denver, CO @ The Summit Music Hall 7/30 – Des Moines, IA @ Val Air Ballroom 7/31 – Minneapolis, MN @ Skyway Theater 8/01 – Joliet, IL @ Mo