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P!NK Announces The Hives and City And Colour As Support For Spring 2013 Tour

We had to double-check the sources on this one, but it’s legit.

Dallas Green’s City And Colour project is officially joining Top40 songstress P!NK on her 2013 North American tour as support alongside fellow openers The Hives. This could very well be the tour the breaks City And Colour into the mainstream and we could not be more excited to see how pop fans react to Green’s songs. You can view the full routing below:


February 13, 2013 Phoenix, AZ U.S. Airways Center (The Hives)
February 15, 2013 Las Vegas, NV Mandalay …

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MUSIC VIDEO: The Hives – Wait A Minute

One of the greatest rock and roll acts working today have a brand new video you just need to see.

Pairing with MTV for the premiere, The Hives have unleashed their official video for “Wait A Minute.” The track is a midtempo jam that’ll keep your toes tapping and head bobbing, but it’s the video that’ll win over your heart. Opting to stray from the signature formal attire, The Hives get up close and sweaty through a series of extreme closeups and rock moves. You can view the clip after the jump.

Lex Hives is available now.

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REVIEW: The Hives – Lex Hives

Artist: The Hives
Album: Lex Hives
Genre: Garage rock
Label: Disque Hives

Swedish garage group The Hives have been around for long enough – and influential for long enough – for everyone to more or less know what to expect from their albums. In much the same manner as, for instance, Rise Against, they have perfected and crafted such a specific sound that it’s almost impossible to imagine them ever sounding any different. This can be disappointing at times, as it seems there are some artists content to merely put out the same vaguely re-imagined record over and over. In …


The Hives Announce UK Tour In December

Swedish rock outfit The Hives have announced that they will be heading out on a five-date UK this December to support their upcoming release.

Tickets will go onsale Friday (May 18) at 9 am GMT so be sure to wake up in time. Their album Lex Hives is due to hit stores on June 5 through Disques Hives Records and we are anxious to hear more new material soon.

The band’s frontman Pelle Almqvist spoke to NME about their upcoming sound for these new songs and can be read below. Click through the jump to view all of the announced …

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The Hives Stream New Song “Go Right Ahead”

Swedish rockers The Hives are finally back and have premiered a stream of their new song, “Go Right Ahead,” over on Rolling Stone!

This is the first material released from their forthcoming fifth studio album, Lex Hives. The album has an official drop date of June 5 through Disques Hives so be sure to pick it up.

Please take “Go Right Ahead” for a couple spins and let Under The Gun Review know what you think by commenting! We hope you enjoy.