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Events and entertainment listings

Staff reporters

■ B1, 200, Roosevelt Rd Sec 4, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路四段200號B1). Tel: (02) 2930-0162. On the Net: www.thewall.com.tw

■ Shows start at 8pm, except Saturday’s event, which starts at 4pm

■ NT$1,400 tomorrow (NT$1,200 in advance), free on Saturday and NT$200 on Sunday. Tickets for all shows can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Tonight Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area, hosts punk band Damnkidz and solo singer-songwriter Wang Shun (王舜). Tomorrow acoustic pop band Pia takes the stage, and on Saturday solo folk rocker Birdman (日京江羽人).

■ 7, Ln 56, Xinsheng S Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市新生南路三段56巷7號), tel: (02) 2362-5494. On the Net: www.witchhouse.org

■ Shows start at 9:30pm. Restaurant/bar with queer/feminist bookstore and large collection of board games, open 11am to midnight Sundays through Wednesdays, 11am to 1am Thursdays through Saturdays

■ Entrance for music shows is NT$300

Tonight it’s hard rock and metal night at Revolver with live music from guitarist Steve Williams, Dronetonic and thrashers ChiYa (熾牙). Tomorrow, the venue hosts powerpop band Moon To The Fifth (月的五次方), grunge band HiJack and punk groups Destroyers (擊沈女孩) and Inhuman (非人物種). On Saturday, it’s DJs Geometer, Fion and James Ho. Wednesday is free admission night with ska group Mary Bites Kerry and folk-rocker Mike Mudd.

■ 1-2, Roosevelt Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路一段1-2號), tel: (02) 3393-1678

■ Shows start at 9:30pm

■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight, NT$300 tomorrow and NT$250 Saturday, and free on Wednesday. Admission includes one free drink.

Solo folk rocker Birdman (日京江羽人) is the main attraction tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Fusion jazz group Huh?! plays tomorrow, and on Saturday it’s pop-ska group Pops Candy (跳跳糖). Singer-songwriter Europa Huang (黃建為) takes the stage on Sunday.

■ B1, 2, Ln 244, Roosevelt Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路三段244巷2號B1), next to Taipower Building (台電大樓), tel: (02) 2368-7310. On the Net: www.riverside.com.tw

■ Shows start at 9pm

■ NT$350 tonight, NT$400 all other nights. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Hong Kong Mandopop singer Joey Yung (容祖兒) appears tomorrow at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). On Saturday, rock fusion guitarist Trevor X (林振益) and Hsieh Hua-chou (謝華洲) are on the bill for a guitar-themed evening. Mandopop singer Jing Chang (張芸京) takes the stage on Sunday.

■ 177 Xining S Rd, Taipei City (台北市西寧南路177號), tel: (02) 2370-8805. On the Net: www.riverside.com.tw

■ Shows start at 8:30pm

■ Price for tomorrow’s show not available; contact venue for details. NT$400 on Saturday and NT$500 on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw/livehouse or tickets.books.com.tw

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