The Hives … Garage Punk Rock Tornado !

Frontman Howlin’ Pelle Almqvist …

“Bad music is the devil and I will be your exorcising priest, helpin’ you out!”


We can stop mourning now about the break-up up, years ago, of the best-selling-Swedish-export-product-ever called ABBA … here are some genuine Viking Bastards Rocking Your Socks Off !! …

1/’Hate To Say I Told You So’ – 00.00
2/’Wait a Minute – 04.17
3/’Go Right Ahead’ – 07.42
4/ ‘Tick Tick Boom’ – 10.30

* The Hives are a garage punk rock band from… yes… Sweden
* You need to know the names of the members: Chris Dangerous – Dr. Matt Destruction – Howlin’ Pelle Almqvist – Nicholaus Arson and Vigilante Carlstroem
* They released 5 studio albums so far: Barely Legal (1997) – Veni Vidi Vicious (2000) – Tyrannosaurus Hives (2004) – The Black and White Album (2007) and Lex Hives (2012)
* At their storming gigs singer Pelle Almqvist is known for his ‘colourful idiocy’ – stage diving, climbing amps, and eschewing false modesty with pronouncements such as ‘I’ve been busy being fantastic’

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