Greek death metal band ABYSSUS sign to Transcending Obscurity Records

Some of you might be familiar with Abyssus as we released their compilation album titled ‘Once Entombed’ back in the day via our sub-label Transcending Obscurity Classics. We couldn’t resist their brand of Obituary-esque death metal but with a ton of thrash elements. Several years later, Abyssus recorded a full length album that can easily […]

US black metal band NOLTEM sign to Transcending Obscurity Records

We haven’t been signing a lot of bands lately and it’s even more so the case when it comes to black metal but sometimes you come across music that appeals to you strongly and you’re forced to reconsider your plans. Noltem happens to be that band. I’ve never heard of them before but their music […]

Norwegian death metal band DISKORD sign to Transcending Obscurity

We’re ecstatic to announce that we’ve signed a multiple album and format deal with Norwegian death metal band Diskord, after first signing death/grind band Defect Designer that shares 2/3rd members of Diskord. It’s great to have such talented and innovative bands on the label. Diskord play death metal that’s rooted in the old school sound […]

French death metal band VIANDE sign to Transcending Obscurity

We haven’t been signing too many bands of late but earlier this year we couldn’t resist signing one upon listening to Viande‘s mesmerizing brand of dark and eerie death metal. Fans of bands on the label such as Xpus, Trench Warfare, Jupiterian, Death Courier, P.H.O.B.O.S., etc. should definitely be into their music! Here’s the band’s […]

Swedish death/crust band WORLD IN RUINS sign to Transcending Obscurity Records

We’re thrilled to work with World In Ruins, a promising death metal/crust band that will further strengthen our roster along with like-minded label mates in Henry Kane, Medium, Goregang, Bones, Down Among The Dead Men, etc. We’re huge into grind and crust and are particularly excited with this development. Label owner Kunal Choksi states, “We […]

Death metal legends WOMBBATH sign to Transcending Obscurity Records

Transcending Obscurity are proud to announce the signing of Swedish old school death metal veterans Wombbath. They were part of the birth of Swedish death metal and this year are celebrating their 30th year with an EP containing a selection of re-recorded songs from their early years, with a full length to follow later. Label […]

Lithuanian death metal beasts CRYPTS OF DESPAIR sign to Transcending Obscurity

We’re truly grateful to get a chance to work with immensely talented bands from the world over, the latest being Crypts of Despair from Lithuania. It’s the first time we’ve signed a band from that country. Ultimately however, it’s the music that matters and you can listen to an exclusive track from the upcoming full […]

Dissonant US death metal band REPLICANT sign to Transcending Obscurity

It’s great how things are falling in place for us at Transcending Obscurity where focus is not just on one sub-genre but the best kind of bands are aligning with us where all styles go and in this case it’s forward-thinking death metal that’s part technical and also part brutal. We’re already working with likes […]