As mythology would have it, the home of romance. Not that The Hives would know too much about that; the Swedes aren't ones for fancy restaurants or high living, preferring the delights of cheap living and hard thrills. Setting out on the road this Autumn, the band took a camera crew with them.
Working with Skullcandy, the results have been posted online in the form of a short film series which really gets under their skin. Matching onstage bravado with backstage secrets, the clips build up into an engrossing pictures of the garage rock outfit.
Next up: Paris. Rocking out at Zenith in front of 5000 rocking Parisians you can check out the surprise guest at the show and find out what The Hives make of French cuisine.
Watch it now.