Tag Archives: Obscura

Charting the course to 2024: reflecting on 70000tons of Metal 2023 Artist Spotlight: Obscura

Posted by on January 21, 2024

  We’re counting down to the 2024 edition of 70000 tons of Metal! This is by far one of our personal favorite metal cruises where every artist is a headliner. Metalheads from around the globe share an insane experience of four days with very little to no sleep of nonstop metal shows. From big pool […]

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Obscura drop live video for “Emergent Evolution”

Posted by on September 27, 2023

  German progressive tech death giants Obscura are gearing up to release their live album, A Celebration I – Live in North America, on October 27th via Nuclear Blast Records. In anticipation, they’ve unveiled a live video for the track “Emergent Evolution,” recorded during their Mexico tour.    Steffen Kummerer commented:  “´Emergent Evolution´ quickly became […]

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Obscura share live “The Anticosmic Overload” video; new live album arriving in October

Posted by on August 22, 2023

  German metal giants Obscura have announced their live album, A Celebration I – Live in North America, is set to arrive on October 27th via Nuclear Blast Record. Dazzling with technical brilliance, the band takes fans on a sonic ride through their discography, featuring songs from Cosmogenesis, Omnivium, Akroasis, Diluvium, and A Valediction. Meticulously […]

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Unleashing metal fury on the high seas: 70000tons of Metal 2023: Recap from Insomnium, Destruction, Vreid, and more!

Posted by on March 10, 2023

    Imagine setting sail on a four-day cruise, surrounded by 3000 fellow metalheads and 60 bands, all sharing the same passion for heavy music. This is 70000tons of Metal, an epic journey that was sadly cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving many wondering if this one-of-a-kind experience would ever return. And it […]

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Concert Calendar (2/27-3/05): Bouncing Off the Walls Somewhere at a Gig : Flogging Molly, Eluveitie, & more

Posted by on February 27, 2023

  March will be getting some time out of me soon, considering spring is when the tours multiply, and everyone will hit the road super hard. Especially since the weather will sometimes start becoming brisk, the spring and summer concert seasons will always be my favorite time for shows. I’m curious to know how many […]

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Seven Videos to check out – 12/08/22

Posted by on December 8, 2022

  From Obscura to Gideon, here are seven videos to check out.   01) Obscura – “Heritage” Obscura, who will be teaming up with Fleshgod Apocalypse, Wolfheart and Thulcandra next year for a 2023 tour, have shared a video for the song “Heritage.” The track is taken from their latest effort, A Valediction.     Mastermind […]

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Three awesome tours recently announced – 12/08/22

Posted by on December 8, 2022

  It’s time to start looking ahead and move toward 2023. With that, three tours were recently announced, letting us continue to appreciate live shows after such an extended absence!    01) Fleshgod Apocalypse return to North America with Obscura! The pandemic was challenging for all of us. After a long wait to return to […]

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Obscura, Oceans Of Slumber, Evergrey, etc. added to 2023 70000tons Of Metal Round 11

Posted by on November 14, 2022

  With seventy-seven days to go, booking codes have yet to be sent for round 11 of 70000tons of Metal. The voyage is scheduled from January 30th, 2023, to February 3rd to make its way to Bimini, Bahamas, and back on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of The Seas. However, band announcements are going strong; over the […]

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Obscura cancel Quebec and Montreal shows, add NY and NH

Posted by on February 3, 2022

    Obscura have cancelled their dates in Quebec of their North American tour. The band has also cancelled the Oklahoma City, OK show with hopes of finding a replacement venue. And the Louisville, KY show has been moved from the Diamond Concert Hall to Zanzabar. New shows in Syracuse, NY and Manchester, NH have […]

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Abysmal Dawn back out of North American Tour w/ Obscura, Vale Of Pnath & Interloper

Posted by on January 19, 2022

Abysmal Dawn have dropped from Obscura‘s pending North American tour with Vale Of Pnath and Interloper. Obscura had this to say on the matter: “Abysmal Dawn are forced to pull out of our tour due to private reasons we honor and respect. We will travel with a three band package instead and cannot wait to […]

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