Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Bem Brasil, Cariocas and foreigners’ favorite Tuesday’s sweet escape, returns to Barzin Live tonight, in Ipanema, at 11PM.
The party includes live “roda de samba”, run by group Pretensão, and an eclectic set list with Brazilian funk, house, hip hop and reggaeton, making everyone dance all night long. Promotions on caipirinhas until 1AM.
Angela Diel and Ney Fialkow (Lapa)
The mezzo-soprano Angela Diel, followed by pianist Ney Fialkow, present tonight a show dedicated to German erudite composers Strauss, Brahms and Schubert.
Sala Cecília Meirelles – 6:30 PM
Largo da Lapa, 47 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2332-9223
Entrance: see venue for details
Michel Niremberg Quarteto (Botafogo)
Tonight, Michel Nirenberg (saxophones and clarinet), Felipe Cotta (drums and percussion), Bruno Repsold (bass) and
Bruce Lemos (clavier) goes up on Audio Rebel stage to present the best of instrumental music, mostly with jazz’ references.
Audio Rebel – 8PM
Rua Visconde da Silva, 55 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 3435-2692
Iara Ira (Ipanema)
Formed by singers Duda Brack, Júlia Vargas e Juliana Linhares, the female trio Iara Ira brings the best of Brazilian contemporary music to the stage tonight.
Teatro Ipanema – 8:30 PM
Rua Prudente de Morais, 824 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-3750
Entrance: see venue for details
Festa Bem Brasil (Ipanema)
One of the trendiest parties in Rio, where Brazilians and foreigners always end up hanging out together. Besides DJ Haron Dufau, who will be playing a set list with the best of hip hop, house, reggaeton and funk, group Pretensão (Pretension) will be in charge of the live samba music.
Barzin Rio Live – 11PM
Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 75 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2522-1809
Entrance: R$20 – R$50
Opening the “FARO MPB” project, run by SulAmerica Paradiso radio station, singer Rubel will present his authentic compositions of Brazilian independent music.
FM Hall – 7PM
Avenida Almirante Silvio de Noronha, 365 – Centro
Samba Jazz de Primeira (Gávea)
Musicians João Rebouças (clavier), Romulo Gomes (bass) and André Tandeta (drums) present the finest samba repertoire seasoned with a touch of jazz. Tom Jobim, Cartola, Chico Buarque, Zé Keti, Paulinho da Viola, Johnny Alf and Dorival Caymmi are some of the composers included in the set list.
Inverso Gávea – 9PM
Praça Santos Dumont, 31 – Gavea – Tel: (21) 3687-9448
Entrance: suggested contribution of R$20
PUBS & BARS:
MURO//MARK KRAUS (Botafogo)
Botafogo’s favorite bar for undergrad students and hispters. Comuna is famous for its homemade burgers and variety of beer labels.
Comuna – 7PM
Rua Sorocaba, 582 – Tel: (21) 3579-6175
Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a wide choice of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its trendy atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
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.
Lord Jim’s Pub (Ipanema)
Lord Jim’s Pub is the oldest pub in Rio and its well known for live music and promotional specials. During Happy Hours (6PM to 8PM) on Mondays through Fridays, the pub offers two for one draft beer. This is also a great place to watch live sports.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
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