Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Casa da Matriz is back on its Karaoke schedule and boasting new songs being added to their musical menu, with drink deals will help you make your way to the stage. CLUBS: Karaokê Indie (Botafogo) Express yourself at Karaoke Night at Casa da Matriz. A weekly ritual for those who attend so know that its no joke. Be sure to bring your game face! Sing your favorite hits like the rock star you are. Casa da Matriz – 8PM Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014 Entrance: R$20 with guest list, R$25 without X-Tudo (Ipanema) The term X-Tudo is a summary of everything that we can expect from Brazil. This GLB-friendly venue features everything Brazil, including current remixes, B-sides, vintage hits, mashups, Latin music, and mpb. Galeria Café– 9PM Rua Teixeira de Melo, 31 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2523-8250 Entrance: R$22 with guest list, R$38 without Quarta Executiva (Centro) This is an event for everyone, the quiet drinker and the party goer! Starting early at 2PM, a simple happy hour can be enjoyed followed by some loud music starting at 6PM, for those who want to stay until later. Club Mix Bar– 2PM Rua do Mercado, 25 – Centro – Tel: (21) 2523-8250 Entrance: R$70 with guest list, but prices go up the later it gets Karaoke POP (Copacabana) Take your pick from Katy Perry to Nirvana, sign your own version of your favourite songs tonight! La Cueva – 10pm Rua Miguel Lemos, 51 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498 Entrance: R$15 MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: João Martins (Lapa) Get some samba in you with this singer and song writer artist and his wonderful band. He will play the classics from “roda de samba” and some of his own music. Favellas – 7PM Rua Mem de Sá 59, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-0580 Entrance: R$20 Dhy Ribeiro (Lapa) Enjoy this female singer sing with emotion and feeling. A unique voice, sure to make her audience relax after the hliday rush Rio Scenarium – 10PM Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000 Entrance: R$35 PUBS & BARS: Blue Agave (Ipanema) Some of the best Mexican food — and the best margarita — in Rio, plus live American and European sports on TV. They also have their new second location in Copacabana. Blue Agave – 5PM Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 68, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271 Entrance: Free Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana) The new American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and just drinks to kick off the night. Restaurante Mab’s – 5PM Avenida Atlantica, 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa) If you are up for some Irish beer and a nice environment to drink it in, this is the place to go. On Wednesdays you can loosen up by singing some rock ‘n’ roll tunes as it’s Karaoke night. Lapa Irish Pub – 5PM Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147 – Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236 Entrance: R$15 — 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.