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Performing in 2008 Barcelona, Spain
|Birth name||James William Hince|
|Also known as||Hotel|
December 19, 1968 |
|Genres||Post-punk, Garage rock, Indie rock|
|Instruments||guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, synthesizer, drums, vocals|
|Associated acts||The Kills, Fiji, Scarfo, Blyth Power|
James William Hince (born 19 December 1968) is an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, best known as the guitarist for the indie rock duo The Kills. He started his musical career in bands called Fiji, Scarfo, and Blyth Power. He co-founded The Kills with American singer Alison Mosshart in 2000. In The Kills, Hince is known as "Hotel" and Mosshart is known as "VV."
Hince is married to model Kate Moss. In 2008, The Sun reported that Hince and Moss became engaged during a trip to Amsterdam. Hince proposed to her in bed with a vintage 1920s ring worth more than £10,000. They wed on 1 July 2011 at St Peter's Church, Southrop in Gloucestershire.
- Scarfo (November 1995)
- Luxury Plane Crash (July 1997)
Studio albums with The Kills
- Britton, Amy (2011-11-17). Revolution Rock: The Albums Which Defined Two Ages. AuthorHouse. pp. 327–. ISBN 9781467887106. Retrieved 6 May 2012.