Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Cave Club will host Estados Alterados Rio tonight, which will feature the release of singer Rodrigo Pitta’s new album. Expect a live show from Pitta and special guest Arto Lindsay, plus DJ sets from DJ Mau Mau, Diogo Reis, Good Family (Vivi Seixas and Mike Frugaletti) and Dirty Clean.
Poet, composer, theater writer, singer, and director Rodrigo Pitta is one of the multimedia revelations of the Brazilian art scene over the past few years. He began his carreer as a musical theater director and brought more than five hundred thousand people to brazilian theaters with such hits like Cazas de Cazuza in 2000, Modernidade (2003), Um Homem Chamado Lee (2007) and Pátria Armada (2008).
Estados Alterados Rio (Copacabana)
Estados Alterados is the name of the new album by pop singer Rodrigo Pitta from Sao Paulo. Tonight is the special release party for Rio and will feature a stellar lineup including DJ Mau Mau, Diogo Reis, Good Family and Dirty Clean, plus a live show by Pitta and Arto Lindsay.
Cave – 10PM
Rua Francisco Otaviano 20, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2522-5663
Latin Party (Copacabana)
Wednesday nights are on at Guimos Pub in Copacabana with the popular Latin Party, with funky rhythms and a variety of beautiful people.
Guimos Pub – 9PM
Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 1077, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 7727-0609
Entrance: R$22 with guest list, R$38 without
Quarta Democrática (Lapa)
Northeastern Brazil invades Rio with your weekly dose of forró, accordion-fueled country tunes. With artists such as Marcia Guzzo and Band, Edson Duarte, & DJ Sergio Feijó.
Clube dos Democráticos – 11PM
Rua do Riachuelo 91/93, Lapa – Tel: (21) 8848-8889
Entrance: Women R$10 until 11PM / Men R$13 until 11PM / R$16 until midnight
Boemia Carioca (Lapa)
Samba at its best tonight with a repertoire showcasing classic hits from Paulinho da Viola, Zeca Pagodinho, Clara Nunes and more.
Rio Scenarium – 11PM
Rua do Lavradio 20 casa, Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
PUBS & BARS:
The Asian fusion restaurant hosts an early evening party featuring tasty food, flashy drinks, and tunes from the likes of DJ Mary Byker.
Mekong – 7PM
Rua General Urquiza 188A, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2243-1040 / (21) 2529-212
Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
The new American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks.
Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
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
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