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nfSunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – This afternoon the 2014 edition of the experimental music festival Novas Frequências will continue at Casa Daros in Botafogo, with a panel discussion about artistic experimentation and political culture followed by more live performances.

Participating in the discussion will be co-creator of Novas Frequências, Tathiana Lopes; Bernando Oliveira of Quintavant Qtv, Rodrigo S. and Pedro Fontes of Wobble, Fred Finelli of Submarine Recs Norópolis; Akin Deckard of Metanol FM; Luciano Valério of DESMONTA; and Marcos Boffa of Festival Eletronika. Novas Frequências co-creator Chico Dub will mediate the discussion.

For the shows, Auto, Hojer Yama, and Osvardo will perform live beginning at 3:30PM.


Frisk Frugt (Ipanema)
Berlin and Copenhagen based musican Frisk Frugt will perfom live at Oi Futuro Ipanema tonight as part of the ongoing 2014 edition of the experimental music festival Novas Frequências. Born Anders Lauge Meldgaard and using the stage name Frisk Frugt, he has worked for over a decade with experimental music as part experimental music collective yoyooyoy and as a solo artist.
Oi Futuro Ipanema– 9PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá 54, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3131-9333
Entrance: R$10-R$20

Panel Discussion and Auto, Hojer Yama, and Osvardo (Botafogo)
This afternoon the 2014 edition of the experimental music festival Novas Frequências continues with a panel discussion and live performances by Auto, Hojer Yama, and Osvardo.
Casa Daros– 9PM
Rua General Severiano 159, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2138-0850
Entrance: FREE


Babilônia Feira Hype (Leblon)
Babilônia Feira Hype is back again today at Clube Monte Libano. The fair is well known for showcasing creative up-and-coming fashions, brands, and art.
Babilônia Feira Hype – 12PM – 9PM
Av. Borges de Medeiros 701, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2294-6897
Entrance: R$5-R$10


Nêga (Copacabana)
Tonight it`s time for the best of rap, hip-hop, R&B as Copacabana`s Fosfobox will host the Nêga party.
Fosfobox – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$30-R$50

Duo (Gávea)
End your weekend with house and electro pop at Duo in Gávea’s 00 (Zero Zero). The party begins at 5PM and continues in the chic indoor/outdoor venue until 5AM. Things usually get started on the outdoor deck with DJs Fabiano Pax and Marcia Bertonni and then gradually shifts inside where DJs Mor Rafael Calvente and Dri Toscano usually spin. The weekly event is also known to host special guest DJs.
00 (Zero Zero) – 5PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: R$30

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Rogê (Lapa)
It’s time to dance as singer-songwriter Rogê returns for his weekly show at Lapa’s Carioca de Gema. The lively up-and-coming performer will present his own compositions as well as covers of works by Jorge, Djavan, and Jorge Benjor, among others.
Carioca da Gema – 9:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$23

Roda de Samba and Soccer (Football) (Lapa)
Sundays are all about samba and soccer at Lapa’s Leviano bar. Every week beginning at 4PM the venue plays live games on their screens with samba dancers following the matches and the group Samba Di Buteco playing classics of the genre, including works by Arlindo Cruz, Zeca Pagodinho and João Nogueira, among others. DJ Mukato will also spinning during the night.
Leviano – 5PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$10-R$20


Saloon 79 (Botafogo)
Saloon 79 provides a unique environment for drinking, eating and rocking out. The fun indoor decor creates a great vibe and this original rocker bar gets loud at night with live bands.
Saloon 79 – 7PM
Rua Pinheiro Guimarães 79, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 7544-5151
Entrance: R$20

Bar Urca (Urca)
If you have never been to Bar Urca on a Sunday afternoon to drink beers and eat salgados while watching the sunset, you are missing a big part of what it means to be a Carioca. This simple establishment on the bayside has been a hit since 1939.
Bar Urca – 11AM
Rua Cândido Gaffrée 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744
Entrance: Free

Gringo Cafe (Ipanema)
The Gringo Cafe brings all things great about America to Ipanema, including beers, food and atmosphere. Go there to enjoy pancakes, real bagels, sliders, and more.
Gringo Cafe – 11AM
Rua Barão da Torre 240 Loja A, Ipanema- Tel: (21) 3813-3972
Entrance: Free

The American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks.
Restaurante Mab’s – Monday -Thursday 9AM-3AM, Friday – Saturday 9AM-9AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: Free


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