Thursday, January 21, 2016

AFFÄIRE : New Official Video + Tourdates announcement!

AFFÄIRE new Video is out Now! “Devil’s Cross” is the second single from “At First Sight”, recently released by US label Demon Doll Records.

The Video is now available at:

Below are the first tourdates for 2016:
23.01 Figueira da Foz – DRAC [+ V8 Bombs]
05.02 Almada – Cine Incrível [+ Red Lizzard]
06.02 Aveiro – Hard Bar [+ V8 Bombs]
20.02 Viseu – Estudantino [+ V8 Bombs]
27.02 Benavente – Side B [+Red Lizzard / The Lonely Hearts]
04.03 Loulé – Bafo de Baco [+Erotic Psycho / The Lonely Hearts]
05.03 T.B.A.
06.03 Fnac - Guia
10.03 Sabotage Club – Lisboa [+The Lonely Hearts]
12.03 Beja – “Beja Alma Rock” Festival [+ Jackie D, Erotic Psycho + more]

... Somes recent echoes from the press:
“Affaire manage to sound like the bastard child of some LA Hair metal – superstar with some Scandinavian groupie that spent too much time under the sun”
Grande Rock (Greece)

“Unfortunately, the national scene was never fertile for bands inspired in the glam side of hard rock but, at first sight, it seems that we are now well represented by AFFÄIRE”.
Loud! Magazine (Portugal)

“It’s always a good sign if within a few seconds, you know you are going to like a bandAFFÄIRE play the kind of ’80s friendly glam and/or sleaze metal music that is easily what I want to hear. It feels that the band is serving up my favourite comfort food with the guitar tuned just right.”
Sleaze Roxx (Canada)

“Bottom line is that AFFAIRE with this debut album achieve to create a solid record all the way which is grafted with lots of attitude!! If you are a fan of the Sunset Strip L.A. scene, then check out "At First Sight". Recommended! “
Heavy Paradise (Greece)

“Best Portuguese band of the year”
On The Rocks radioshow

AFFÄIRE Biography:
Unlike what the 1990’s music trends and industry dictatorship tried to establish, Rock n Roll doesn’t have to be self-pitiful, innocent and pale.

Years of stage and studio hard work within the Portuguese rock and metal scene - in bands like Attick Demons, Dawnrider, Divine Lust or Iberia - paved the way for AFFÄIRE, founded in late 2011 with the debut single “Born Too Late”, released in 7” vinyl format. The following couple of years were marked by live appearances – including shows as support act for Paul Di Anno (UK) and House Of Lords (USA) - and another single/first official video "Highway Affair".

The band’s debut full-length "At First Sight" was recorded in Lisbon’s Pentagon AM studios and mastered at “The Groove Room” in San Rafael, California, a studio run by Davy Vain, who oversaw the whole analog mastering process. The album was released worldwide by LA based Demon Doll Records in Autumn 2015. It’s available at the label website ( or directly by the band (

Four restless characters driven from 70’s Punk Rock street decadence, fuelled by NWOBHM rush, finally crashing on the Sunset Strip glamour & sleaziness!

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