Diabolis Interium

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Diabolis Interium
Studio album by Dark Funeral
Released September 24, 2001 (2001-09-24)
Recorded January 21–March 2, 2001
Genre Black metal
Length 36:20
Language English, Latin
Label No Fashion, Necropolis
Producer Peter Tägtgren
Dark Funeral chronology
Teach Children to Worship Satan
Diabolis Interium
De Profundis Clamavi Ad Te Domine
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]

Diabolis Interium (Latin for "Devil Within") is the third studio album by Swedish black metal band Dark Funeral, released on September 24, 2001. It was recorded and mixed between January 21 and March 2 at The Abyss Studio and was the band's last album to be released through No Fashion Records. Diabolis Interium is the first album to feature drummer Matte Modin and the only album to feature guitarist Dominion.


The Regain Records 2007 re-release contains a second disc consisting of the EP Teach Children to Worship Satan.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Emperor Magus Caligula, all music composed by Lord Ahriman.

Original release
No. Title Length
1. "The Arrival of Satan's Empire"   3:46
2. "Hail Murder"   5:02
3. "Goddess of Sodomy"   4:11
4. "Diabolis Interium"   4:20
5. "An Apprentice of Satan"   6:04
6. "Thus I Have Spoken"   4:59
7. "Armageddon Finally Comes"   3:21
8. "Heart of Ice"   4:34
Reissue bonus disc (Teach Children to Worship Satan)
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "An Apprentice of Satan"   Caligula, Ahriman 6:05
2. "The Trial" (King Diamond cover) King Diamond 5:26
3. "Dead Skin Mask" (Slayer cover) Jeff Hanneman, Tom Araya 4:46
4. "Remember the Fallen" (Sodom cover) Chris Witchhunter, Frank Blackfire 4:15
5. "Pagan Fears" (Mayhem cover) Dead, Euronymous, Hellhammer 6:31


Dark Funeral
Additional personnel
  • Peter Tägtgrenmastering
  • Michael Johansson – photography
  • Daniel "Morbid" Valeriani – cover design, artwork
  • Lars Szöke – studio technician


Chart (2001) Peak
Swedish Albums Chart 45[3]


  1. ^ Bowar, Chad. "Dark Funeral - Diabolis Interium Review". About.com. Retrieved August 13, 2012. 
  2. ^ O'Neill, Brian. "Diabolus Interium - Dark Funeral : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". Allmusic. Retrieved August 13, 2012. 
  3. ^ "swedishcharts.com - Swedish Charts Portal". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved August 13, 2012. 

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