Swedish death metallers UNLEASHED will team up with KRISIUN and BELPHEGOR for a North American tour beginning in early February. So far the following dates have been released:
Feb. 08 - New York, NY @ B.B. King Blues Club
Feb. 09 - Poughkeepsie, NY @ The Chance
Feb. 11 - Mokena, IL @ The Pearl Room
Feb. 15 - Seattle, WA @ Studio Seven
Mar. 05 - Toronto, ON @ The Opera House
Please note that these dates have ***NOT*** yet been officially confirmed by any of the bands taking part in the tour.
UNLEASHED will be utilizing the services of drummer Jonas Tyskhagen (INCARDINE, PELLE & THE POORBOYS) for their appearance at the Hellflame Festival on September 2 in Osnabrück, Germany. Tyskhagen will once again be filling in for regular UNLEASHED drummer Anders Schultz, who is recovering from another episode of lung-collapse. According to the band's management, Anders was briefly hospitalized but "is doing much better now."
Tyskhagen previously performed with UNLEASHED at the Metalmania festival on March 4 in Katowice, Poland.
As previously reported, SPV Records has set an October 10 U.S. release date for the eighth full-length album from UNLEASHED, entitled "Midvinterblot". The band will be teaming up with GRAVE, ENTOMBED and DISMEMBER for the "Masters Of Death" European tour beginning on November 3.
UNLEASHED's seventh studio album, "Sworn Allegiance", was released in 2004 through Century Media Records. The follow-up to 2002's "Hell's Unleashed" was recorded and mixed by Fredrik Folkare at Chrome Studios and mastered by Peter In de Betou of Tailor Maid Productions (DIMMU BORGIR, AMON AMARTH, KATATONIA).