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The Hives: Astoria, WC2

David Sinclair, The Times, 5 February 2002

THE SCANDINAVIAN rock'n'roll invasion is gathering pace. Indeed, the industry joke that in the past the Vikings came in longboats, but now they're coming back in tour buses, no longer seems an exaggeration.

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