Formed in 2002, x-wife are a band built on a post-punk inheritance from
bands like Suicide or Gang of Four. They've released 3 albums, 1 ep and
played more than 250 shows in Europe and North America. 2008's "Are you
ready for the blackout?" was voted among the year's best releases by
Portuguese press and was received enthusiastically around the world.
They were praised by James Murphy and some of the most influential blogs
in America. In 2009 they were nominated for Best Portuguese Act at the
MTV Music Awards.