Tag Archives: Steffen Kummerer

Obscura’s Steffen discusses the reincarnation of the band with new album ‘A Valediction’

Posted by on November 8, 2021

    Obscura are ready for the next chapter as their new album, A Valediction, will be released on November 19th via Nuclear Blast (pre-order here). We caught up with the group’s mastermind Steffen Kummerer to discuss their latest effort and the overall changes the German progressive death metal outfit has encountered between 2018’s Diluvium […]

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Interview w/Obscura’s Steffen Kummerer on ‘Diluvium,’ the music industry, touring goals and more

Posted by on July 23, 2018

German progressive/tech death metal giants Obscura just released their new album Diluvium on July 13th via Relapse Records (order here). The LP is the last of their four-record concept, which started with 2009’s Cosmogenesis. While the group have some time before their North American Tour kicks off, we were lucky to speak to vocalist/guitarist Steffen […]

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Obscura forced to drop Summer Slaughter due to visa issues

Posted by on July 28, 2015

The Summer Slaughter tour just started and, even though it isn’t as chaotic as Mayhem Festival, it has already encountered some issues. We reported about After The Burial pulling off the bill after their former guitarist Justin Lowe passed away and they needed some time to deal with their friend’s loss; earlier this month, Obscura’s […]

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Members Of Testament, The Black Dahlia Murder, Chimaira And More To Make Guest Appearances During The ‘Death To All Tour’

Posted by on May 8, 2012

The Death To All Tour, a seven date trek in honor of the late Chuck Schuldiner, was already looking pretty awesome. The tour already promised appearances from former members of Death, special guest vocalists, and opening slots from Atheist and Gorguts. Now, Death To All is promising special guest appearances on select dates. Earlier today, […]

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Obscura’s Steffen Kummerer Confirmed As Second Vocalist For ‘Death To All’ Tour

Posted by on March 22, 2012

Earlier this week, Abysmal Dawn/ Bereft’s Charles Elliott was confirmed as the first singer set to appear on the Death To All Tour. And today, the Death tribute tour announced Obscura guitarist/singer Steffen Kummerer as the bill’s second vocalist. Kummerer had the following to say about his participation in the tour that’s recognizing the music […]

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DEP, Don Jamieson, Agnostic Front And More Reveal Their Favorite Big 4 Band

Posted by on April 21, 2011

This Saturday, for the first time in America in over 25 years, Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax will take the stage as the Big Four in Indio. The metal titans have played European festivals before, but their sole American date (so far, anyway) is seeing people fly in from around the world to witness a […]

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