Register Forgot login?

© 2002-2019
Encyclopaedia Metallum

Best viewed
without Internet Explorer,
in 1280 x 960 resolution
or higher.

Privacy Policy

The Secrets of the Black Arts

Dark Funeral

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 20th, 2015
Catalog ID:
VLH012 / MUTP152
Version desc.:
Reissue
Label:
Valhall Music
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
11 reviews (avg. 85%)
Disc 1
1. The Dark Age Has Arrived 00:16   instrumental
  (loading lyrics...)
2. The Secrets of the Black Arts 03:42   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
3. My Dark Desires 03:47   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
4. The Dawn No More Rises 04:00   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
5. When Angels Forever Die 04:07   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
6. The Fire Eternal 03:55   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
7. Satan's Mayhem 04:54   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
8. Shadows over Transylvania 03:41   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
9. Bloodfrozen 04:21   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
10. Satanic Blood (Von cover) 02:11   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
11. Dark Are the Paths to Eternity (A Summoning Nocturnal) 05:59   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
  40:53  
Disc 2 - Original Unisound recording
1. Shadows over Transylvania 03:22   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
2. The Dawn No More Rises 03:35   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
3. The Secrets of the Black Arts 03:23   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
4. Satan's Mayhem 04:36   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
5. Bloodfrozen 03:34   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
6. My Dark Desires 03:11   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
7. Dark Are the Path to Eternity (A Summoning Nocturnal) 05:29   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
8. The Fire Eternal 03:41   Show lyrics
  (loading lyrics...)
  30:51  
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
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
Read An underrated yet well... 90% Iron Wizard July 28th, 2017
Read A nocturnal masterpiece of... 96% Hellish_Torture September 26th, 2015
Read Unhallowed procession 90% Felix 1666 September 6th, 2014
Read Built more on steroids than... 73% autothrall October 27th, 2011
Read Back when bands and scenes... 85% doomknocker November 2nd, 2010
Read Swedish Black metal! 90% absurder21 March 5th, 2010
Read Coming from someone who... 80% Sigillum_Dei_Ameth October 31st, 2009
Read I can safely say, this exists 50% Torwilligous January 4th, 2009
Read Cold, Satanic and Good 89% CHRISTI_NS_ANITY8 November 13th, 2008
Read The Satanic Symphony 94% WilliamAcerfeltd November 19th, 2006
Read A classic for those who... 100% Kristenhat666 September 14th, 2006

Brazilian edition.

Disc two contains the original Unisound recording of the album.

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

Cover art inspired by a painting by German 19th-century painter Caspar David Friedrich.

Recording information:

CD1 was recorded and mixed at Studio Abyss.
Produced by Dark Funeral and Peter Tägtgren.
Anno Satanas MCMXCV.
Remastered in May 2007 by Peter In de Betou (Tailor Maid Productions)
Vocals by Blackmoon on "Satanic Blood" (music & lyrics by VON)

CD2 was recorded in January 15-21, 1995 and digitally remixed and mastered in May 2007.
This release is in memory of David "Blackmoon" Parland (September 26, 1970 - March 19, 2013).

Identifiers:

Barcode: 7 898902 243112

Added by: Panzerphallus Modified by: Mosurg
Added on: 2018-08-12 19:59:18 Last modified on: 2019-04-30 15:05:58