Tonight and tomorrow, Hong Kong jazz fusion group SIU2 and HKCO4U play at Legacy Taipei. Both groups are here as part of Hong Kong Week, featuring prominent artists from the former British colony. On Monday and Tuesday, Legacy hosts popular Hong Kong pop and rock artists as part of the event. Monday’s program features Ellen Loo (盧凱彤), Ketchup and Sugar Club (糖兄妹). Tuesday’s roster includes Paul Wong (黃貫中) and The Postman, Yoyo Sham (岑寧兒), Vicky Fung (馮穎琪) and Chet Lam (林一峰).
■ Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), Center Five Hall (中五館), 1, Bade Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市八德路一段1號)
■ Shows start 8pm
■ NT$600 tonight and tomorrow and NT$800 on Monday and Tuesday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased at ERA ticketing outlets, online through www.ticket.com.tw, www.legacy.com.tw and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks
Local ska group Mary Bites Kerry (瑪莉咬凱利) and indie rock band Zenkwun (神棍樂團) play tonight at The Wall (這牆). Tomorrow, the venue hosts a party by Japanese label Zankyo Records, which features rock bands from that country: 9mm Parabellum Bullet, People In The Box, te’ and Cinema Staff.
■ B1, 200, Roosevelt Rd Sec 4, aipei 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
■ NT$500 tonight, NT$2,400 tomorrow. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Tonight Witch House (女巫店) hosts Fingerstyle guitarist Sujer (舒吉吉) and indie rock group Pink Haze take the stage. Aboriginal rock band Lansing (嵐馨) appears on Saturday. On Thursday, it’s rock-jazz duo #AGG# and solo pianist and singer-songwriter Chen Tsung-wei (陳誇張).
■ 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 open 11am to midnight Sundays through Wednesdays, 11am to 1am Thursdays through Saturdays
■ Entrance for music shows is NT$300
Human Beings (人) and Skip Skip Ben Ben perform tonight at Underworld (地下社會). Tomorrow it’s indie band Frusciante (佛香甜) and Orangegrass (澄草), a post-rock-like band with an emo-punk singer. On Wednesday, the venue hosts indie upstarts Ego-Fugue (自我意識神遊) and Love Me In Tears (愛上我只會讓你傷心難過)
■ B1, 45 Shida Rd, Taipei City (台北市師大路45號B1), tel: (02) 2369-0103. On the Net: www.upsaid.com/underworld
■ Shows run from 9pm to 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays. Underworld is open daily from 9pm, closed on Mondays. Happy hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays before midnight
■ Entrance for music shows is NT$300 on Fridays and Saturdays, which includes one drink. Entrance for Wednesday shows is NT$100
Tonight indie rock club Revolver hosts DJs Kile Inn and Freeman as part of Angst Asia’s “The Black Series No.1 Dark Beat.” Tomorrow, it’s Taichung-based reggae band Wailin’ Soul, followed by a drum ‘n’ bass party with DJs Jubba, Robi Roka and MC Stoppa.
■ 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 10pm
■ Entrance is NT$300 tonight and tomorrow. Admission includes one free drink
Bobwundaye hosts an open mic every Wednesday. On Saturday, The Muddy Basin Ramblers play jug band, blues and swing.
■ 77, Hoping E Rd, Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市和平東路三段77號)