Swedish thrashers THE HAUNTED have been confirmed as the main support act for FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND on their U.K. headlining tour in May.
FUNERAL frontman Matt Davies commented: "THE HAUNTED are truly ferocious and a definite favorite of ours."
THE HAUNTED have also been added to the lineup of bands performing at the Fury Fest in Nantes, France June 25-27.
As previously reported, THE HAUNTED have spent the past couple of weeks at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden recording their fourth full-length album, tentatively due late summer through an as-yet-undetermined label. Songtitles set to appear on the CD include "Almost Alive", "99", "Who Will Decide?" (featuring a guest appearance by SICK OF IT ALL singer Lou Koller) and "Burnt To A Shell". Photos taken during the sessions can be viewed at this location.
Upcoming THE HAUNTED tour dates:
w/ FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND:
May 02 - Glasgow, UK @ Barrowlands
May 04 - Middlesborough, UK @ Town Hall
May 05 - Wolverhampton, UK @ Civic Hall
May 06 - London, UK @ Forum
May 08 - Newport, UK @ City Live Arena
May 21-22 – Bengtsfors, SWE @ 2000 Decibel Festival
Jun. 25-27 – Nantes, FRA @ Fury Fest
Jul. 05-07 – Athens, GRE @ Athens Open Air
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