The Hives – 2013 “Lex Hives” Tour
United Center – Chicago, IL
All photos by Dan DeSlover – Concert Capture
The Hives last played Chicago in 2012 at The Vic Theatre, the perfect avenue for their energetic and whimsical live show. When it was announced that they would open for Pink’s 2013 tour [review], the first question that came to mind was how would they fare with a mainstream pop rock crowd? The Hives were up to the challenge as vocalist Howlin’ Pelle Almqvist worked the vast United Center on March 9 the only way he knows–without constraint.
Continue reading the rest of this review (and find more great photos) at The Examiner!