Dark Funeral is a black metal band from Stockholm, Sweden. They emerged during the second wave of black metal in 1993 and are still known as one of the best Swedish black metal bands today. Their lyrics have changed over the years but always revolved around Satanism and anti-Christianity, as most of the band are practitioners of LaVeyan Satanism. In their earlier years, they specifically wrote about depictions of Hell and Satan. After "Emperor Magus Caligula" joined the band, their lyrics came to focus more on blasphemy and anti-Christian rhetoric. They still make music today, their latest album "We Are the Apocalypse" was released in 2022.