OBSCURA Announce European Tour, premiere new song

German progressive metal titans OBSCURA have released an 2006 version of their classic Incarnated and Open the Gates from their upcoming demo collection,Illegimitation’ at their official YouTube Channel. The collection, set to be released in March 2012, will include ten never-before-heard tracks, including the band’s earliest recordings from 2003, unreleased songs from the Cosmogenesis sessions of 2006, and brand new cover songs with the newest line-up from 2011.  The album’s tracklisting, cover art, and numerous, unique packages are available directly from the band now via Kickstarter at this location.

OBSCURA recently announced a four-week headlining European tour in the spring of 2012 in support of their latest album Omnivium..  Support on the tour will come from label-mates SPAWN OF POSSESSION, French tech-death maestros GOROD, and Dutch progressive metallers EXIVIOUS.  The tour will kick-off on March 9th in Stuttgart, Germany then march through Scandinavia, Eastern and Southern Europe, and the UK before returning to Germany on April 7th.  A complete listing of dates is listed below.



March 9     Stuttgart, Germany     Universum
March 10    Oberhausen, Germany     Turbinenhalle Kraftwerk
March 11    Wiesbaden, Germany     Schlachthof
March 12     Berlin, Germany     Magnet
March 13    Stockholm, Sweden     Debaser Slussen
March 14     Oslo, Norway         Betong
March 15     Copenhagen, Denmark      The Rock
March 16     Jena, Germany         Rosenkeller
March 17     Poland             TBC
March 18     Prague, Czech Rep.     Black Pes
March 19     Bratislava, Slovakia     Randal
March 20     München, Germany     Feierwerk Hansa 39
March 21     Wien, Austria         Arena
March 22     Ljubljana, Slovenia     Gala Hala
March 23     Milano, Italy          Zoe Club
March 24     Rome, Italy           Traffic Club
March 25     Bologna, Italy     Blogos
March 26     France             TBC
March 27     Toulouse, France      Aero
March 28    Nantes, France      Ferrailleur
March 29     Paris, France         Glazart
March 30     Dunkerque, France      4 Ecluses
March 31     Rouen, France          106
April 1        Manchester, UK      Moho Live
April 2         Dublin, Ireland         The Pint
April 3         Bristol, UK         The Croft
April 4         London, UK         Underworld
April 5        Vosselaar, Belgium     Biebob
April 6         Haarlem, Holland      Patronaat
April 7         Köln, Germany         Underground