■ 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
■ NT$400 tonight, NT$500 tomorrow and on Tuesday. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Riverside Cafe (河岸留言) continues its 12th anniversary concert series with veteran jazz combo J.E.G tonight, followed by indie acts Soundboss and Rock N Rap (凍頂樂團) on Sunday. Tomorrow, it is college-rock favorites Echo (回聲樂團). The venue hosts a Christmas Eve concert on Monday with a lineup of jazz musicians including guitarist Geddy Lin (林正如), bass player Ikeda Kinya and pianist Uno.
■ 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 9:30pm tonight and on Monday, 9pm tomorrow and on Sunday
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and NT$500 on Monday. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Jazz Quartet Afternoon Tree (午後之樹) take the stage tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella and with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. A Christmas party on Sunday features a lineup of local a cappella bands and musicians.
■ 18, Alley 5, Ln 107, Fuxing S Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市復興南路一段107巷5弄18號), tel: (02) 2778-8612. On the Net: ahouse.vocalasia.com
■ Shows start at 8pm
■ NT$400 tonight and NT$300 on Sunday. Tickets can purchased online through www.walkieticket.com. Admission includes one free drink
Local indie label 22RECORDS presents its Volume 22 series featuring Skip Skip Ben Ben, Human Beings and Hang in the Air (盪在空中) as well as DJS Kolette, Physical Chemical Brother (理化兄弟) and White Shirt tomorrow at Pipe Live Music, an up-and-coming venue for indie music and parties. Sunday’s lineup include dance/rock band Acidy Peeping Tom (微酸的偷窺狂), psychedelic folk rockers No.7 Cyan (七號青), The Eternal Flatliner and When I See the Mushroom Cloud.
■ 1, Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw
■ Shows start at 2pm tomorrow and 6pm on Sunday
■ NT$1,100 tonight and NT$400 on Sunday. Tickets can purchased online through www.walkieticket.com
MaJam Jazz Band (麻將爵士樂團) perform tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Ash & Friends are scheduled tomorrow. Why Not Quartet are on Thursday.
■ B1, 1, Ln 102, Anhe Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市安和路一段102巷1號B1), tel: (02) 2700-5411. On the Net: www.sappho102.biz
■ 10pm tonight and tomorrow, 9:30pm on weekdays. The venue is closed on Sundays and Mondays
■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight and tomorrow, free on other nights
Acclaimed Aboriginal singer Samingad (紀曉君) performs every Thursday at EZ5 Live House, which hosts Mando-pop singers backed by a live band every night. Other highlights include Mando-pop songstress Julia Peng (彭佳慧) on Tuesdays and male crooner Shin Lung (辛龍), who performs every Saturday.
■ 211, Anhe Rd Sec 2, Taipei City (台北市安和路二段211號), tel: (02) 2738-3995. On the Net: www.ez5.com.tw
■ Shows run from 9:45pm to 12:30am