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Performer: The Hives
Genre: Rock
Title: Barely Legal
Country: Sweden
Style: Garage Rock, Punk
FLAC version ZIP size: 1759 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1967 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1441 mb
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Barely Legal is the debut studio album by Swedish rock band The Hives, from Fagersta, Sweden. The album's second track, ". I-D-I-O-T", had a video produced, but it was not commercially released until it was included as an extra on some pressings of Your New Favourite Band. The band later recorded an EP by the same name. These quotations are originally from British newspapers referring to the Aldous Huxley novel Brave New World.

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The Hives launched the first salvo in their global assault on all that is lame in our culture with their debut album, 1997's Barely Legal, and there is little arguing that these guys had the right idea out of the gate. Emerging from Fagersta, Sweden (which, at least in 1997, was the rock equivalent of Absolutely Nowhere), the Hives set a high standard with their hot-wired fusion of garage rock tunes and punk rock speed and energy, and they hit the sweet spot just right, sounding tight enough to connect with unified force while still letting the frenzy of their forward

Barely Legal is an album released in September 1997 by a then-unknown Swedish group called The Hives, from Fagersta, Sweden.

Album Name Barely Legal. Labels Burning Heart Records. Music StylePunk-Rock. Members owning this album7.

The Hives are a Swedish Rock Band thats genre can be placed with that of The Offspring and Guttermouth. They are easily placed in the garage rock/ punk rock genre with a main focus of accelerated drums, guitars, and vocals. Barely Legal was released in 1997 as the hives first album in the States and was mostly ignored without the presence of a mainstream hit. However this album did start their journey in the footsteps of great garage rock bands like the offspring and Guttermouth.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Well, Well, Well 1:02
2 A.k.a. I-D-I-O-T 2:12
3 Here We Go Again 2:12
4 I'm A Wicked One 1:45
5 Automatic Schmuck 2:17
6 King Of Asskissing 1:46
7 Hail Hail Spit N' Drool 1:27
8 Black Jack
Songwriter – Chandler*, Maric Conda*, Tchang*
2:45
9 What's That Spell?... Go To Hell! 1:41
10 Theme From... 2:49
11 Uptempo Venomous Poison 1:13
12 Oh Lord! When? How? 1:42
13 The Stomp 1:54
14 Closed For The Season 2:34

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Epitaph Europe
  • Distributed By – Epitaph Europe
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Burning Heart Records
  • Copyright (c) – Burning Heart Records
  • Pressed By – Sony DADC
  • Recorded At – Rub-A-Dub Studio
  • Mastered At – Tonteknik Recording

Credits

  • Bass – Dr Destruction*
  • Drums – Chris Dangerous
  • Guitar – Nicholaus Arson, Vigilante*
  • Recorded By – Pelle Gunnerfeldt
  • Vocals – Howlin' Pelle Almqvist
  • Written-By – Randy Fitzsimmonds* (tracks: 1 to 7, 9 to 14)

Notes

Recorded at Rub-a-dub in the summer of 1997.
Mastered at Tonteknik.

Differences to Barely Legal:
- different artwork on back cover (around barcode)
- CD colour and artwork

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 391946 077670
  • Barcode (Scanned): 7391946077670
  • Rights Society: BIEM/STEMRA
  • Label Code: LC 02576
  • Other (Distribution code): 380 P
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1 to 3): [Sony DADC logo] A0100450222-0101 14 A0
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1 to 3): IFPI L554
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 94Z5
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 941A
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 945R

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MOCLIFF 016 The Hives Barely Legal ‎(LP, Album) Burning Heart Records MOCLIFF 016 Sweden 1998
RPM030 The Hives Barely Legal ‎(LP, Album, RE) Gearhead Records RPM030 US 2001
VICP-41220 The Hives Barely Legal ‎(CD, Album, RE) Burning Heart Records VICP-41220 Japan 2004
RPM030 The Hives Barely Legal ‎(CD, Album, RE) Gearhead Records RPM030 US 2001
BHR 068 The Hives Barely Legal ‎(CD, Album) Burning Heart Records BHR 068 Europe 1997