Case Study

The Hives – Album Launch

  • Industy
  • Entertainment
  • Region
  • UK
  • Solutions
  • Digital Strategy
    Paid Media
    Email Marketing


Generate awareness & engagement for the release of their new album The Death of Randy Fitzsimmons.

How we did it.

  • Re-capturing a legacy audience over 6 months prior to album announcement with strategic paid media placements
  • Full and comprehensive retargeting of warm audiences with pre-order and album announcement on all platforms
  • Capturing attendees across the Arctic Monkeys’ UK arena tour
  • Amplifying all TikTok content to drive follower
  • Configure Google Merchants and Shopify marketing tracking for three international merch stores
  • Advertising Sweden tour tickets
  • Growing email subscribers through website and ads, with email automation to maximise subscriber value
  • Coordinating email campaign design and delivery


  • Their highest charting UK album
  • Over 18k TikTok followers generated on TikTok directly via ad campaigns
  • Engaged legacy audiences with 296% growth to the album announcement
  • 643k video views generated at £0.01 per view
  • 7700 clicks driven to Sweden tour ticket sites
  • Generating 7k+ new email subscribers
  • Having an average open Rate of 45% on email campaigns
  • High quality email audiences with exceptional open rate of 45%


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"That’s the Swedish rockers’ highest charting LP in the UK"

Lars Brandle, Billboard

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