German progressive death metal savants Obscura have shared the third single from their highly anticipated full-length album Diluvium. The song is called “Ethereal Skies” and can be heard here. The long awaited album will be the bands fifth and will be released on July 13th via Relapse Records to a clamoring fanbase.
The band announced a hard hitting headlining tour in North America from mid September through October. Joining the band on the road will be Beyond Creation, Archspire and Inferi & Exist with a full list of dates are said to be announced soon.
Diluvium is the follow up to the bands 2016 album called Akróasis and it was recorded with longtime producer V. Santura at Woodshed Studios in Landshut, Germany. The album includes the bands signature polyrhythms and soul crushing songwriting and will solidify their place on the progressive metal landscape for many years to come.
Additionally they have released the records Omnivium in 2011, Cosmogenesis in 2009, and Retribution in 2006. The band quickly emerged on the scene by gaining a reputation for relentless touring and playing with bands who many consider to be legendary on the metal circuit.