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16 April 2014
The Haunted: Album recordings ongoing; Re-schedule dates in Scandinavian; Festivals announced!
The Haunted:  Album recordings ongoing; Re-schedule dates in Scandinavian; Festivals announced!
Swedish Metal institution THE HAUNTED continue busy in the studio recording their newest, 8th studio album effort with Tue Madsen / Antfarm Studio as producer, who has already worked with the band on their latest albums but also with heavyweights such as Dark Tranquillity; Heaven Shall Burn or also Sick Of It All.

Check out the latest happenings via a video message from guitarist Ola Englund here: www.youtu.be

A previous video message from drummer Adrian Erlandsson and guitarist Ola Englund can be seen here: www.youtube.com

An additional drum kit rundown video can be seen here: www.youtube.com

Due to the album's recent recording schedule postponement and a new tentative release later for in the summer via Century Media Records, THE HAUNTED were unfortunately forced to move their previously announced Scandinavian club-tour dates from spring to September/October instead. And additionally, THE HAUNTED have now also been confirmed to appear at European summer festivals like Les Metallurgicales (France), Getaway Rock (Sweden), Party.San (Germany), Vagos Open Air (Portugal) and also Summer Breeze Open Air (Germany).

THE HAUNTED's updated list of upcoming shows is as follows:

THE HAUNTED - Live 2014:
FR, 16.05.2014 Linköping (Sweden) - Backstage
SA, 07.06.2014 Denain (France) - Les Metallurgicales Festival / www.facebook.com/LesMetallurgicales
TH, 07.08.2014 Gävle (Sweden) - Getaway Rock Festival / www.getawayrock.se
FR, 08.08.2014 Schlotheim (Germany) - Party.San Open Air / www.party-san.de
SA, 09.08.2014 Vagos (Portugal) - Vagos Open Air / www.vagosopenair.eu
TH, 14.08.2014 Dinkelsbühl (Germany) - Summer Breeze Open Air / www.summer-breeze.de
TU, 23.09.2014 Jyväskylä (Finland) - Lutakko
WE, 24.09.2014 Helsinki (Finland) - Tavastia
TH, 25.09.2014 Tampere (Finland) - Klubi
SA, 27.09.2014 Örebro (Sweden) - Ritz
TH, 02.10.2014 Oslo (Norway) - John Dee
FR, 03.10.2014 Borlänge (Sweden) - Liljan
SA, 04.10. 2014 Malmö (Sweden) - Kulturbolaget
TH, 09.10.2014 Stockholm (Sweden) - Klubben
FR, 10.10.2014 Karlstad (Sweden) - Verket
SA, 11.10.2014 Göteborg (Sweden) - Trädgårn

The still untitled upcoming new album sees THE HAUNTED debut with their revamped band line-up featuring founding members Jonas Björler (Bass) and Jensen (Guitars) teaming up with returning former members Adrian Erlandsson (Drums) and Marco Aro (Vocals), together with newest member Ola Englund (Guitars).

A first taster of heavier new things to come was made public with the release of the of the 3-track single "Eye Of The Storm" as digital download and limited 7" (1000 copies split as follows: 500x on black and 300x on red vinyl in Europe as well as 200x on white vinyl in North America). You can order the 7" (as well as the band's back catalogue from CM Distro in Europe here: www.smarturl.it/thehauntedCMD or visit iTunes to purchase the digital version of the "Eye Of The Storm" single here: www.smarturl.it/eyeofthestorm_itunes

Check out the new song "Eye Of The Storm" here: http://www.youtube.com
And also the relentless 58 seconds track "My Enemy" here: www.youtube.com

THE HAUNTED Line-Up 2014:
Jensen - Guitars
Ola Englund - Guitars
Marco Aro - Vocals
Jonas Björler - Bass
Adrian Erlandsson - Drums

Watch the following videos for an introduction to the new THE HAUNTED line-up:
Interviews and fresh rehearsal room footage: www.youtube.com
"Trespass" play-through video: www.youtube.com
"D.O.A." split-guitar play-through video: www.youtube.com

THE HAUNTED online:
www.the-haunted.com
www.facebook.com/hauntedofficial
www.youtube.com/thehauntedofficial