CLUBS: Ya ‘Ya High Fi (Arpoador) Dj Marcelinho da Lua keeps things real at this weekly vinyl only party at Studio RJ. Everyone knows that vinyl is king and therefore must be heard loud and direct. Come hear classic hits from a variety of genres played well. Studio RJ – 12PM Av. Vieira Souto, 110, Arpoador – Tel: (21) 2523-1204 Entrance: Free until midnight, R$10 after with guest list Mini Menos (Humaitá) DJs Rafael Rm2 and Gustavo Tata continue to provide the best of your Tuesday dose of Doiz. Great music selections by two pros, if you haven’t been to Doiz yet, then you are missing a real treat. A nice blend of bar/restaurant and lounge, this new hotspot is quickly getting rave reviews. With incredibly creative drinks, Doiz is a great way to wind the weekend down or start the week up. Doiz – 8PM R. Capitão Salomão, 55 – Humaitá – Tel:(21) 2179-6620 Entrance: R$10 Dobradinha (Centro) A party that has been awaited every year, Dobradinha will start its sixth season this Tuesday. Offering free pizza for those waiting to get in outside and free shots on the dancefloor, it is recommended you put your name on the guest list as soon as possible! Espaço Acústica – 11PM Praça Tiradentes, números 2 e 4 Entrance: R$25 with guest list, R$35 without MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Mofo (Lapa) Mofos is a great live venue located in the heart of the Bohemian neighborhood of Lapa. Come get your dose of Brazilian samba, live mpb or choro. Mofo Lapa – 9PM Av. Mem de Sá , 94 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-9851 Entrance: R$15 with guest list, R$20 without Pandeiro Repique Duo (Lapa) Pandeiro Repique Duo is the result of the meeting of these instruments typical of the soul of Rio, the Brazilian percussion. Bernardo Aguiar and Gabriel Policarpo will be put side by side with the virtuosity of the spike extrapolating their regional origins. Centro Cultural Carioca – 11:30PM Rua do Teatro, 37 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2252.6468 Entrance: R$15 PUBS & BARS: Lord Jim’s Pub (Ipanema) The oldest pub in Rio in its newest guise and a great local crowd. Known for its live music and happy hour. Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM Rua Paul Redfern, 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881 Entrance: Not available at time of press Blue Agave (Copacabana) Some of the best Mexican food — and the best margarita — in Rio, plus live American and European sports on TV. They also have the original location in Ipanema. Blue Agave Rua Aires Saldanha 21C – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 3592-9271 Entrance: Free — To have an event included in the weekly Nightlife Guide, please email: events[at]riotimesonline[dot]com. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.