Swedish thrashers THE HAUNTED have been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 31 - August 2, 2008 in Wacken, Germany.
Wacken Open Air festival billing is shaping up as follows:
3 INCHES OF BLOOD
AS I LAY DYING
AT THE GATES
AXEL RUDI PELL
BEFORE THE DAWN
CHILDREN OF BODOM
DREAM OF AN OPIUM EATER
ENEMY OF THE SUN
JOB FOR A COWBOY
STURM UND DRANG
For more information, visit www.wacken.com.
THE HAUNTED is currently writing material for a new album, which the band plans on recording in the spring for a late 2008 release.
The group's last CD, "The Dead Eye", was recorded in Denmark at Antfarm Studios with renowned producer Tue Madsen (HIMSA, SICK OF IT ALL).
THE HAUNTED shot a video for the song "The Flood" with renowned director Roger Johansson (ARCH ENEMY, IN FLAMES). Click here to check it out.