Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight, Leviano bar in Lapa will host live music from reggae, rock and afrobeats group Banda ZNVG. They will be joined by Banda Constante, who mix similar influences with maracatu and rap in their upcoming album.
DJ Negralha, credited as one of the sounds behind Brazilian legend O Rappa, will also be playing as he prepares to release his own solo work this year. DJ Rodolfo Faz, aka easytuff of festa FAYAH, will also be spinning tracks from the DJ decks during the night.
Barbado Rio @ Fosfobox (Copacabana)
The Barbado party is back at Fosfobox tonight, with eight DJs playing the best of house and pop throughout the night. Special guests include São Paulo-based DJ João Paulo Muniz and The Week’s Ana Flor.
Barbado Rio – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.
Bem Brasil – Rio’s Hostel Party (Gávea)
Bem Brasil is back, rounding up sixty of Rio’s hostels and getting them together for this weekly party. DJ Haron Dufau will be spinnng the best of kuduro, reggaeton, cumbia and hip hop. Promotions will include free caipirinhas from 11PM until 12PM.
00 (Zero Zero) – 11PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca, 240 – Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.
Banda ZNVG & DJ Negralha + Banda Constante (Lapa)
Tonight Leviano bar in Lapa will have live music from reggae group Banda ZNVG, who will be bringing their own unique blend of afrobeats, rock, rap and reggae to the evening. They will be joined by DJ Negralha, credited as one of the most influential producers behind Brazilian legend O Rappa, and Banda Constante, who will play tracks from their upcoming album. DJ Rodolfo Faz, aka easytuff of festa FAYAH, will also be spinning tracks from the DJ decks during the night.
Leviano – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 47 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Ana Costa (Centro)
To start the night at Rio Scenarium, DJ Bruno Quak will open for Ana Costa, spinning a selection of MBP, pop and samba-rock from 7PM. Ana Costa will play at 8PM, performing the best of samba classics including Cartola, Nelson Cavaquinho and Chico Buarque. DJ Bruno Quak will take over once again at 11:40 PM, until the end of the evening.
Rio Scenarium – 7PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Julio Estrela (Lapa)
Tonight carioca singer and composer Julio Estrela will be performing live in Carioca da Gema, bringing the best of Brazilian music and samba in what promises to be a wonderful show.
Carioca da Gema – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 79 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
PUBS & BARS:
The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub (Copacabana)
Know for their menu of over fifty specialty beers, and great international crowd, The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub also hosts live rock music every night of the week.
The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub – 5PM
Avenida Atlântica, 3056, Loja B – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 98317-5258
Entrance: R$15 after 8PM
Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a great selection of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its nice atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
Entrance: See venue for details.
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Happy Hour is dose dupla (two for one) on Mondays through Fridays 6PM-8PM. Additionally, tacos are half-price on Tuesdays. This is another great place to watch live streaming sports.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 122A (Upstairs) – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details
2×1 Tequila Night @ Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Located just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave in Ipanema is well known for great Mexican food, drinks and for broadcasting live sports. Tonight they will have a two for one tequila night all night that includes all shots and margaritas. Additionally, most of the wait staff and crowd speak English.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
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