Music festivals: are you ready?

Summer in Portugal means 3 things: sun, sea and music festivals! Season 2017 starts these week with NOS Alive and spreads until September. There are music festivals for every taste, from indie to metal, from north to south of the country, depending of your tribe and the destination you choose.

You will find music to dance in the middle of the city, in Lisbon, to music festivals in the woods, in the north of the country, in Paredes de Coura, where you can swim in the river during the day and listen to Benjamin Clementine at night. Take a look at the schedule from July to September.

 

Indie

NOS Alive – Good luck in findind a ticket, it’s already sold out

When: 6 to 8 July

Where: Algés

Bands: Depeche Mode, Foo Fighters, The XX

 

Rock

Super Bock Super Rock

When: 13 to 15 July

Where: Parque das Nações

Bands: Red Hot Chili Peppers, London Grammar, Deftones

 

Jazz

EDP Cool Jazz

When: 19/ 20 July

Where: Oeiras

Bands: The Pretenders, Maria Gadú, Jamie Cullum

 

Rock

Milhões de Festa

When: 20/ 23 July

Where: Barcelos

Bands: The Gaslamp, Graveyard, Hieroglyphic

 

World Music

FMM Sines

When: 21/ 29 July

Where: Sines

Bands: Saul Williams, Nessi Gomes, Cristina Branco

 

Hip Hop and House Music

Meo Sudoeste

When: 01/ 05 August

Where: Zambujeira do Mar

Bands: The Chainsmokers, DJ Snake, Crystal Fighters

 

Metal

Vagos Metal Fest

When: 11/ 13 August

Where: Vagos

Bands: Arch Enemy, Soulfly, Hammerfall

 

Indie

Vodafone Paredes de Coura

When: 16/ 18 August

Where: Paredes de Coura

Bands: Future Islands, Benjamin Clementine, Foals

 

Portuguese Woodstock

EDP Vilar de Mouros

When: 24/ 26 August

Where: Vilar de Mouros

Bands: The Mission, Morcheeba, 2ManyDJS

 

Gotic

Entremuralhas

When: 24/ 26 August

Where: Leiria

Bands: Position Parallèle, Perturbator, Dear Dear

 

Eletronic

LISB-ON

When: 01/ 03 September

Where: Lisbon, Parque Eduardo VII

Bands: Nina Kraviz, Space Machine, Motor City Drum Ensemble

 

 

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