The Funeral Orchestra [TFO]
Apocalyptic Minimal Doom and Funeral Death from Sweden. In
black robes and golden masks since 2002.
For rolling news and updates check TFO instagram @thefuneralorchestra or facebook @thefuneralorchestra.
November 11, 2022
European CD version of "Negative Evocation Rites" was recently
released by Terror From Hell Records.
August 26, 2022
The split LP "Inexistentia" with The Funeral Orchestra and
Grave Upheaval is now released on CD by Parasitic
Vinyl be released as soon as possible.
It contains two songs from TFO. These songs are from recording
sessions in 2020.
Order from Parasitic Records
Related bands and projects
All members/priests are involved in other bands and projects,
some of which are listed here:
Total Funeral Omega
Negative Evocation Rites
The latest full LP album "Negative Evocation
Rites" was released 2020 on vinyl (NWN! Productions),
CD (Ablaze Productions, Terror From Hell Records) and MC (Nirucon Productions, Dying Sun Records).
Mixed and mastered at Raven Noise Studio. Chorus chants on
"Negative Evocations" by the Chthonic Incantation
Choir, Erika Osterhout (Chthonic Deity, Scolex ...) and Paul
Riedl (Spectral Voice, Blood Incantation ...).
Artwork by Serpent Above.
III. Negations I
IV. Negations II
VI. Dying Inner
* MC and CD bonus track
The Funeral Orchestra (TFO) emerges from the shadows as a
sinister trio, shrouded in obsidian darkness. With a guitarist/vocalist, a
bassist, and a percussionist, the trio weaves a haunting tapestry of sound.
Eschewing conventional drumming, TFO delves into the abyss, melding orchestral
percussion and trance-like rhythms into an ominous cacophony.
Their music is a funeral death ritual, where low-pitched strings intertwine with
apocalyptic chants, giving birth to an abysmal soundscape that reeks of death
and decay. In 2003, they unleashed their debut album, "Feeding The Abyss," a
chilling testament to their mastery of the spectral arts. After this, a barren
period ensued, marked only by sporadic releases.
In the desolate year of 2020, TFO emerged from their sepulchral silence,
unleashing their second full-length opus, "Negative Evocation Rites." This
album, a harrowing sonic journey, resonates with the cries of lost souls and the
whispers of malevolent spirits. Their creativity surged forth like a blackened
river, drowning listeners in a torrent of despair and anguish.
In the stygian depths of their music, TFO stands as a testament to the potency
of darkness, crafting a chilling legacy that echoes through the corridors of
Not available for performances. Might be later.
Ancient RitualsSeptember 2-4 2021 Kill-Town
Death Fest Corona Edition, Copehagen, Denmark
March 6 2020 Black Apocalyptic Noise Mass @ The Abyss,
January 3 2020 Orgivm Satanicvm II, Oslo, Norway
May 24 2003 Gothenburg, Sweden
Upcoming 3rd full album - TBA (202*)
Inexistentia - TFO/GU split album (recorded 2020, released
Funeral Death - Apocalyptic Plague Ritual II - session of one
new song and old re-recorded CD (2022)
Total Funeral Omega - Compilation of demos 2002 - demo
sessions 2002 compilation CD (2022)
Evocation Rites - 2nd full album LP/CD/MC (2020)
Evocations - EP (2020)
Apocalyptic Plague Ritual MMXX - session of
re-recorded songs CD (2020)
Feeding The Abyss -
1st full album DLP/CD/MC (2003)
+ compilations, 7", reissues, singles and demos...
Links and resources
Official merchandise: Bandcamp, Nirucon
Promo files for zines etc: Logo, Photo 2021 #1, Photo 2021 #2, Photo 2021 #3
E-mail: email@example.com (not
available for live gigs or tours!)