The Hives kick off UK tour

Band begin jaunt in Glasgow

The Hives kicked off their UK our last night (November 22).

The Swedish retro-rockers played at Glasgow ABC.

Singer Pelle Almqvist walked about in the crowd and finished the gig by telling the crowd: “We love you almost as much as you love us.”

The Hives played:

‘Bigger Hole To Fill’

‘The Hives Declare Guerre Nucleaire’

‘A Little More For A Little You’

‘Walk Idiot Walk’

‘You Got It All…Wrong’

‘Try It Again’

‘Die All Right’

‘Hate To Say I Told You So’

‘Here We Go Again’

‘Won’t Be Long’

‘A.K.A Idiot’

‘Diabolic Scheme;

‘You Dress Us For Armageddon I Dress Up For Summer’

‘Two Timing Touch And Broken Bones’

‘Tick Tick Boom’

‘Main Offender’

‘Supply And Demand’

‘Return The Favour’

They are now set to play:

London Hammersmith Apollo (November 23)

Manchester Apollo (24)

Birmingham Academy (25)

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