As far as electronic music festivals in Portugal go, few boast as many heavy hitters from the underground as Neopop.
Held each year in the historic port town of Viana do Castelo, the lineup consistently features a wealth of house and techno's finest. And 2018 is no different.
Ahead of this year's edition, taking place 8-11 August, we've picked out five must-see acts from the packed lineup.
When the RA year-end polls were still a thing, it was basically an annual battle between KiNK and fellow countryman Recondite for top spot on the 'best live act' list. As it happens, you can see both at Neopop this year. But I'd say KiNK just about edges it in terms of performance.
Still one of the modern flag-bearers for techno on a global scale, Nina Kraviz's sets consistently manage to negotiate wide-ranging styles and influences in a way that elevates her above so many others.
This pick shouldn't really need any explanation. The man is an absolute legend.
Ludovic Navarre's blend of soulful house music and nu-jazz made him a genuine star around the turn of the millennium, under his St Germain alias. After a decade and a half away, he returned with a new album in 2015 and is now reminding everyone why they were so captivated all those years ago.
Paula Temple B2B Rebekah
Last year, Neopop celebrated the 'Art of Techno', with Paula Temple playing a key role. This time round she's got company, with fellow purveyor of the genre's most unrelenting sounds, Rebekah, alongside her behind the decks.
Neopop 2018 takes place 8-11 August. Book the last remaining tickets, accommodation options and extras here.