AOTY 2023

We Are The Apocalypse

Dark Funeral - We Are The Apocalypse
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2022 Ratings: #22 / 807
User Score
Based on 122 ratings
2022 Ratings: #890
Liked by 8 people
March 18, 2022 / Release Date
LP / Format
Century Media / Label
Black Metal / Genre
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Dark Funeral return to release their brand new record, We Are The Apocalypse, proving once again that nobody can do Dark Funeral as well as Dark Funeral and a hundred other black metal bands like them can.

Dark Funeral are very much like the AC/DC or Korn of black metal; they know their sound. They know it well. The understand their genre well. They understand well what the fans of said genre are looking for. So why deviate from the norm? They can just make the same low-effort redundant stuff ... read more


I saw some people complaining about this being the #1 album of the year by critics earlier this year, but I feel like the critics having this as the highest rated black metal album of all time is a bigger problem, as Dark Funeral haven't done anything to change up their sound. They've been in the game for 30 years and are starting to turn into the AC DC of BM. What's even more funny is that this isn't even the best Dark Funeral album lol. If you want something that is more cooler you can always ... read more


Dark Funeral are not a band I typically hype. However, with this new release they are blending sounds of black and roll a la Tribulation and the results are a resounding success. Dare I say these songs are downright catchy for black metal, with the dynamic shifts showing a band well acquainted with their style but willing to add just enough spice to get a stew going. Also, holy crap I can hear the bass and it's great. I know purists will say this isn't kvlt enough, but they can run naked ... read more


A bit corny, but I appreciate how hard they try.


This was really boring I found myself zoning out at multiple times and it all just kinda blended together


Услышал первый трек - услышал весь альбом. Ну ладно, первые три песни еще довольно хороши, но чем дальше, тем больше желание проскипать. Высокие оценки от критиков смехотворны.

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Added on: November 5, 2021