7inch Sunday: Hot Lunch – Killer Smile

Hot Lunch

7inch Sunday is a segment devoted entirely to 7” vinyl and the all-encompassing experience surrounding it. Although most publications cover major releases, the vinyl single is often overlooked and given nothing more than a half-hearted nod of acknowledgement. This weekly feature is a hub for 7” reviews, exploring the B-sides and rarities of artists that may [...]

The Hives – Lex Hives

The Hives drop 'Lex Hives'

Put your hands together for that dapper garage punk band you knew and loved way back in the earliest years of the W. administration, back before the reign of the WMD facade, before the heavens opened up for the one-percenters and the foreclosure crisis devoured faith in American ideals. Back then, you could spend endless [...]

The Hives Announce Their Return with New Album and Single


The excitable Swedish garage band, the Hives today announced their return, announcing details of the release of what will be the band’s fifth album. ‘Lex Hives’ is due to drop on the 5th June, whilst the band’s new single ‘Go Right Ahead’ is due to drop on 3rd April. The release will be the first [...]