Are you missing Glastonbury already? Festival-goers are still in time to enjoy this summer's best music vibes in Lisbon! The Portuguese capital has an outstanding line-up of music events scheduled for the summer months that cater for all tastes, from pop and rock to jazz and classical, reggae and of course fado. Here are some of the highlights, featuring acts as diverse as Radiohead, Seal, Iggy Pop, Massive Attack and The Chemical Brothers:.
Nos Alive Algés Promenade, Lisbon; 7th-9th July 2016
Nos Alive is one of the leading music festivals in Portugal. Described by The Times as “Think Glastonbury with guaranteed sun”, Nos Alive has already an impressive line-up for this year including Radiohead, The Chemical Brothers, Robert Plant, Years & Years, Arcade Fire, Pixies and Foals. A total of 130 acts will perform over six stages during the three-day event, which will be held at Algés Promenade near the famous Belém Tower, one of Lisbon's UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Super Bock Super Rock Parque das Naçoes, Lisbon; 14th-16th July 2016
Now in its 22nd year – and with a privileged location in Lisbon's modern Parque das Naçoes – the Super Bock Super Rock festival returns to the Portuguese capital for summer 2016 featuring some of the biggest international names in rock. Iggy Pop, Massive Attack, Disclosure, Kendrick Lamar and The National, amongst many others, are some of the artists already confirmed for the three-day rock extravaganza.