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Dark Funeral - The Secrets of the Black Arts
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The Secrets of the Black Arts

Dark Funeral

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 9th, 2013
Catalog ID:
9983672
Version desc.:
Limited edition, Reissue, Remastered
Label:
Century Media Records
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
11 reviews (avg. 85%)
Disc 1
1. The Dark Age Has Arrived 00:16   instrumental
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2. The Secrets of the Black Arts 03:42   Show lyrics
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3. My Dark Desires 03:47   Show lyrics
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4. The Dawn No More Rises 04:00   Show lyrics
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5. When Angels Forever Die 04:07   Show lyrics
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6. The Fire Eternal 03:55   Show lyrics
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7. Satan's Mayhem 04:54   Show lyrics
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8. Shadows over Transylvania 03:41   Show lyrics
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9. Bloodfrozen 04:21   Show lyrics
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10. Satanic Blood (Von cover) 02:11   Show lyrics
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11. Dark Are the Paths to Eternity (A Summoning Nocturnal) 05:59   Show lyrics
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  40:53  
Disc 2
1. Shadows over Transylvania (Unisound Version) 03:39   Show lyrics
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2. The Dawn No More Rises (Unisound Version) 03:40   Show lyrics
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3. The Secrets of the Black Arts (Unisound Version) 03:27   Show lyrics
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4. Satan's Mayhem (Unisound Version) 04:49   Show lyrics
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5. Bloodfrozen (Unisound Version) 03:36   Show lyrics
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6. My Dark Desires (Unisound Version) 03:23   Show lyrics
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7. Dark Are the Paths to Eternity (A Summoning Nocturnal) (Unisound Version) 05:38   Show lyrics
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8. The Fire Eternal (Unisound Version) 03:38   Show lyrics
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Original line-up
Band members
Themgoroth Vocals, Bass, Lyrics (tracks 2, 3, 7, 11), Songwriting (tracks 2, 4, 5, 7)
Lord Ahriman Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 2, 4-9, 11)
Blackmoon (R.I.P. 2013) Guitars, Vocals (track 10), Lyrics (2, 4-6, 8, 9), Songwriting (tracks 2-9, 11)
Equimanthorn Drums, Songwriting (tracks 2, 7)
Miscellaneous staff
Necrolord Cover art
Peter Tägtgren Producer, Mixing
Additional line-up
Miscellaneous staff
Janina Kasperidus Layout
Philipp Schulte Product coordination, Reissue concept
Stefan Franke Product coordination, Reissue concept
Peter In de Betou Remastering
Daniel Bergstrand Remixing (CD 2)
Olivier "Zoltar" Badin Liner notes
Dan Swanö Engineering (CD 2)
Original line-up
Themgoroth Vocals, Bass, Lyrics (tracks 2, 3, 7, 11), Songwriting (tracks 2, 4, 5, 7)
Lord Ahriman Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 2, 4-9, 11)
Blackmoon (R.I.P. 2013) Guitars, Vocals (track 10), Lyrics (2, 4-6, 8, 9), Songwriting (tracks 2-9, 11)
Equimanthorn Drums, Songwriting (tracks 2, 7)
Original line-up
Necrolord Cover art
Peter Tägtgren Producer, Mixing
Additional line-up
Janina Kasperidus Layout
Philipp Schulte Product coordination, Reissue concept
Stefan Franke Product coordination, Reissue concept
Peter In de Betou Remastering
Daniel Bergstrand Remixing (CD 2)
Olivier "Zoltar" Badin Liner notes
Dan Swanö Engineering (CD 2)
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There's a sticker on the front cover reading:
"Death Certificate
Century Media's massive Death Metal campaign
feat.
Dark Funeral
The Secrets of the Black Arts
The ground-breaking debut album plus the
original Dan Swanö mix as bonus disc!
Remixed, remastered and expanded with
detailed liner notes and unpublished photos!
Ltd. black disc collector's item
Attested by
Rock Hard / Rock Tribune / Terrorizer"

A music video was made for "The Secrets of the Black Arts".

Recording information:

CD1 was recorded in 1995 at Abyss Studios and remastered in May 2007.
CD2 was recorded in January 15-21, 1995 at Unisound. Digitally remixed at Dug Out Studios, mastered in May 2007.
This release is in memory of David "Blackmoon" Parland (September 26, 1970 - March 19, 2013).

Identifiers:

Barcode: 5 051099 836723
Mould SID Code (both CDs): IFPI 0783
Label Code: LC 06975

Added by: Lich Coldheart Modified by: Mosurg
Added on: 2015-08-28 12:22:04 Last modified on: 2019-04-30 15:05:41