ones to watch | sónar lisboa 2024

photography. Pedro Francisco

Start the festival season off early this Spring with an eclectic celebration of electronic music at third edition of Sónar Lisboa. From 22 – 24 March, the festival is set to take over Parque Eduardo VII in the Portuguese capital with a diverse lineup of local and international artists playing both day and night. There will be an unmissable mix of DJ sets and live sets that capture the essence of one of Europe’s hottest festivals. Schön!’s music editor Shama Nasinde rounds up just a few of the must-see artists on Sónar Lisboa 2024’s roster.

Nia Archives

Representing the sounds of the UK, DJ and producer Nia Archives will bring the jungle revivalist beats that have put her on the map to Lisbon. Nia’s sets are bass-driven with a nostalgic nod to the melting pot of genres that make Britain’s music scene so rich. Expect to be dancing non-stop.


Dutch-Iranian artis Sevadaliza is an experimental highlight on the Sónar Lisboa lineup. Her transient sound dips into an array of genresand powerhouse stage presence will be sure to stun crowds at Sónar by Night. From her infectious production to her magnetic performance style, Sevadaliza is one you can’t miss.

photography. Neia


The daytime line-up also features some exciting artists like London it-girl Shygirl. She’ll hostage ‘Club Shy’ at Sónar by Day. The curated club experience is inspired by East London nightlife and has previously popped up in cities across the world from São Paulo to Chicago. Her pulsing dance sound is refreshing addition to the varied lineup.

Eliza Rose

British DJ and producer Eliza Rose has been on the international rise since her viral hit B.O.T.A (Baddest Of Them All) blending catchy hooks and infectious dance beats throughout her discography. Eliza Rose is sure to keep the crowd moving throughout.

photography. Pedro Francisco


Estonian rapper TOMMY CASH is a bonafide showman and will be bringing his expressive artistry, tongue-in-cheek sound and provocative persona to Lisbon this Spring. His charismatic hip hop inspired sound is sure to ignite crowds and challenge what you thought you knew of rap.


Iconic Britishartist Bonobo will bring his diverse electronic sound to Sónar by Day on the festival’s closing date. His not only known for his live DJ sets but also his varied pool of music influences. From drum’n’bass to disco, be prepared to enjoy an eclectic.

Tickets for Sónar Lisboa 2024 are out now.

words. Shama Nasinde

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