The Haunted sign w/ Century Media RecordsFriday, June 4, 2004 10:56 PM PT / 4,914 views
Swedish metal/thrash band The Haunted have officially signed a worldwide multi-album deal with Century Media Records. Formed in 1998, the band has previously released material with Earache Records. According to Century Media America A&R director Phil Hinkle, "It's an honor to be working with The Haunted, and they make our already outstanding roster that much more stellar." As for the band, guitarist Anders Björler states, “We are happy to have chosen Century Media for the next couple of albums. CM is a legendary metal label, and we feel strongly they’ll support us in the best way possible.” Meanwhile, the group's new album, still untitled, has been completed and will hit stores ths fall. The record marks the return of original vocalist Peter Dolving, and also features a guest appearance by Sick Of It All frontman, Lou Koller.