By Alan Ho
Alt-rockers The Hives have just premiered their music video to “Go Right Ahead” and announced the release date for their upcoming album, Musiqtone News has learned. The band also announced via press release of June tour dates in the US!
Their upcoming album, titled Lex Hives is due out June 5 via their own record label and distributed by Warner Music Group’s indie arm, Independent Label Group. The album comes ahead of a North American tour that has confirmed dates in June, all in the United States and that also comes ahead of a future fall US tour. Lex Hives is now available to pre-order on iTunes, including a Deluxe Edition that features bonus tracks produced and recorded by Josh Homme.
The Hives recently returned to the live stage in grand fashion, including an explosive set at Coachella, a close-knit show at Webster Hall in NYC and a TV performance on Jimmy Kimmel Live that saw them play two songs from Lex Hives, “Go Right Ahead” and “Wait a Minute”.
THE HIVES – JUNE NORTH AMERICAN TOUR:
6/19 – Washington, D.C. – 9:30 Club
6/20 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
6/22 – New York, NY – Terminal 5
6/23 – Boston, MA – House of Blues
6/25 – Montreal, QC – Metropolis
6/26 – Toronto, ON – Sound Academy
6/27 – Pontiac, MI – Clutch Cargo’s
6/29 – Milwaukee, WI – Summerfest
6/30 – Chicago, IL – The Vic Theatre
Music video premiere: