Part of the aughts’ garage rock revival trend, the Hives have built a sound at once pop radio catchy and hard rock sludgy. Mostly importantly for tonight, the band is best heard live, where vocalist Pelle Almqvist and guitarist brother Nicholaus Arson revel in their so-called “colorful idiocy” with stage antics that are as recognizable as their rotating wardrobe of black and white suits.
Sun., March 24, 7 p.m., 2013
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