The Hives


The Hives


The Hives are a Swedish rock band from Fagersta that first garnered attention in the early 2000s as a prominent group of the garage rock revival. Their mainstream success came with the release of the album Veni Vidi Vicious, featuring their most well-known anthem "Hate to Say I Told You So".

The Hives are known for performing in ever-changing, matching black-and-white suits. The band puts emphasis on their energetic live shows, notably with lead vocalist Howlin' Pelle Almqvist's engaging onstage banter and his guitarist brother Nicholaus Arson's crazy stage antics. They have been acclaimed by music critics as one of the best live rock bands in current music.

The Hives have released five studio albums: Barely Legal (1997), Veni Vidi Vicious (2000), Tyrannosaurus Hives (2004), The Black and White Album (2007) and Lex Hives (2012). They have one compilation album, Your New Favourite Band (2001) and they have issued a live DVD, Tussles in Brussels (2005).

Powered by Wikipedia

Read More

The Hives Tickets

There are no The Hives tickets on sale at the moment. Why not subscribe to the The Hives Tickets RSS feed to be first in line when The Hives gig tickets are available?

back to top

The Hives Reviews

The Hives

The Hives

  • Feb 15, 2008
The Hives

The Hives

  • Oct 4, 2007
The Hives

The Hives

  • Aug 22, 2007

View All Reviews

Latest Tickets - Booking Now
Know Your NME

NME Store & Framed Prints
Inside NME.COM