The Hives

Swedish rock band

The Hives are a Swedish rock band that started in 1993 but rose to fame in the early 2000s as a leading group of the garage rock revival, playing garage punk. Their breakthrough came with the release of the "best-of" compilation Your New Favourite Band, featuring their most commercially successful song "Hate to Say I Told You So".

The Hives
The Hives at the Eurockéennes of 2007
The Hives at the Eurockéennes of 2007
Background information
OriginFagersta, Sweden
GenresAlternative rock
Garage punk
Garage rock revival
Years active1993–present
Epitaph Records
MembersHowlin' Pelle Almqvist
Nicholaus Arson
Vigilante Carlstroem
Dr. Matt Destruction
Chris Dangerous



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