Festivals Weezer, Robyn, Hot Chip join the NOS Alive bill

Weezer, Robyn, Hot Chip join the NOS Alive bill

Vampire Weekend, Idles and Thom Yorke are already Lisbon-bound.

A handful of new names have been added to the bill for this year’s NOS Alive.

Weezer, October cover star Robyn, and Hot Chip are among the acts set to appear at the event, which takes place in Lisbon between 11th and 13th July this year.

Last year’s festival included sets from Arctic Monkeys, Future Islands and Franz Ferdinand among others.

Xavier Rudd, Ry X, H.E.R, EMICIDA and Bob Moses have also been added to this year’s festival.

Acts already confirmed include Vampire Weekend, Idles, Smashing Pumpkins and The Cure.

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