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InsideTuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s time for the best of hip hop, bass, deep house, and electronic as the popular CAVE club in Arpoador presents the Inside party tonight.

The party will welcome special guest DJ Tucho, winner of the first edition of the Batalha de DJs (DJs’ Battle), a contest broadcast by Multishow.

During the night, Tucho will join the Inside Crew which features DJs Flove, Chaloub, Igor Kelner, and Aldo Barranco. Those DJS will spin the best of deep house, g-house, indie dance, tech, nu disco, bass, twerk, trap, rap and hip hop throughout the event.


Exposure 80/80 – 80s Posters (Méier)
Tonight the Exposure 80/80 exhibition will open in Imperator Centro Cultural João Nogueira in Méir. The exhibition features 80s posters collected by DJ José Roberto Mahr that include pioneeers of the Brazilian electronic and indie rock scenes. The posters range in style from Art Nouveau to Russian Constructivism to Contemporary.
Imperator Centro Cultural João Nogueira – Opening 7PM. Following the opening, the exhibition will be on display Monday throught Friday, 1PM to 10PM and Saturday and Sunday 10AM to 10PM.
Rua Dias da Cruz 170, Méier– Tel: (21) 2597-3897
Entrance: R$10 – R$20


Nicola Són (Barra da Tijuca)
French musician Nicola Són will launch his new album Sampathique live in Teatro Oi Futuro Ipanema tonight. Currently based in São Paulo, Són blends the best of sounds from his native France with the best of Brazilin rhythms including samba-rock, groove, and MPB.
Teatro Oi Futuro Ipanema –9PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 54 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3131-9333
Entrance: R$20

Bem Brasil


Dobradinha (Copacabana)
The Dobradinha party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight for its fifth edition of the summer season. During the night, the Dobradinha DJs will spin the best of rock, pop, techno, funk, axé, and more. Promotions will include two-for-one Jägermeister until 1AM and two-for-one Hi-Fi until 2AM. There will also be free pizza in line and twins pay only one entry fee.
Fosfobox – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$25 – R$50

Sorveteria do Rock (Botafogo)
The Sorveteria do Rock party returns to Casa da Matriz in Botafogo tonight. During the night, there will be Italian gelato courtesy of AmoGelato and brownies courtesy of Ôxe Doces. Shots of Catuaba will be distributed and promotions will include two-for-one specials on Mate on the Beach all night long. DJs Marcus Rodrigues, Arlei Hey Hey, and Lis Amaral will spin the best of indie, pop, classic rock, Euro hits, Brit pop, and more during the party.
Casa da Matriz – 10PM
Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014
Entrance: R$25-R$40

Bem Brasil – The Rio Hostels Party (Ipanema)
The Bem Brasil party will once again take place at Miroir in Ipanema tonight. It will include live samba from the band Pretensão and DJs Luciano Hoffer and Haron Dufau spinning the best of hip hop, Latin rhythms, reggaeton, cumbia, and kuduro throughout the night. Additionally, promotions will include free caipirinhas from 11PM until midnight.
Miroir – 11PM
Av. Epitácio Pessoa, 1484 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2513-3898
Entrance: R$40 +. See venue for more information.

Feel Leblon (Leblon)
The weekly Feel Leblon party is back at Sette Leblon bar and lounge tonight. Promotions include all you can drink caipirinhas until midnight and two for one beers for R$15 all night long. During the event, DJs Jonatan K, Lautaro, and Rafael Pyro will spin the best of electronica, trap, house, indie rock, funk Carioca, hip hop, reggaeton, and samba.
Sette Leblon – 11PM – 5AM
Avenida General San Martin 1011, Leblon– Tel: 21-32981941
Entrance: R$20 – R$40

Inside (Arpoador)
Tongith the CAVE club with host the Inside party with guest DJ Tucho and resident DJs Flove, Chaloub, Igor Kelner, and Aldo Barranco spinnig the best of deep house, g-house, indie dance, tech, nu disco, bass, twerk, trap, rap and hip hop throughout the event.
CAVE – 11:30PM
Rua Francisco Otaviano 20, Arpoador – Tel: (21) 3576-8024
Entrance: R$30+

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Bloco do Carioca practice and Marcos Novatto (Lapa)
It’s time for the best of samba at Carioca da Gema tonight. Marcos Novatto will open the night at 7:30PM and then there will be a lively Bloco do Carioca rehearsal.
Carioca da Gema – 7:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$23

André Sampaio, Os Afromandinga and Sandro Black (Lapa)
Tonight Leviano will host a live performance of afrobeats and afrogrooves by André Sampaio and his band Afromandinga. Additionally, DJ Sandro Black will spin the best of Fela Kuti, Miles Davis, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Billie Holiday, and Amy Winehouse during show intervals.
Leviano – 9PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$15

Samba do Miranda and Nilze Carvalho (Centro)
Beginning at 7:30PM, singer-songwriter and guitarist Nilze Carvalho will start off the night at Rio Scenarium tonight with classic samba. Samba do Miranda will follow at 11PM with Thiago Miranda and friends playing more of the best of samba.
Rio Scenarium – 7:30PM and 11PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$30


Irish Session (Lapa)
It’s time again for the best of traditional Irish music as the Lapa Irish Pub hosts another Irish Session tonight. If you’re looking for quality imported beer and a nice environment to drink it in while listening to great live music, this is the place to be tonight.
Lapa Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221-7236
Entrance: R$15 for the show

Blue Agave (Copacabana)
Check out Blue Agave for some of the best Mexican food and the best margaritas in Rio. They also stream American and European sports live.
Blue Agave – 5PM
Rua Aires Saldanha, 21, Copacabana – Tel:(21) 2235-0747
Entrance: Free

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
Entrance: Free

Shenanigan’s (Ipanema)
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.

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