Vinyl LP pressing. The Haunted is the debut album by the Swedish thrash metal band The Haunted, released in 1998 on Earache Records. The Haunted is a Swedish heavy metal supergroup from Gothenburg, formed in 1996. The original members were Anders and Jonas Björler, Peter Dolving, Adrian Erlandsson and Patrik Jensen. Both of the Björler brothers and Erlandsson were members of the seminal melodic death metal band At the Gates, a pioneering force in the Swedish death metal scene. The Haunted (album) features 'Hate Song', 'Choke Hold', 'Soul Fracture', 'Chasm', 'Blood Rust', 'Now You Know', 'Bullet Hole' and more. Still one of the great Swedish thrash metal bands of the '90s.