■ 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
It is time to dance and groove tonight at indie rock club Revolver with DJs Katrina, Zo, A-Tao and BB. Tomorrow’s roster includes Kid Millionaire, Dr. Reniculous Lipz, Skallyunz and DJs Subtle and Robi Roka. New Year’s Eve celebrations are joined by Funky Brothers (放客兄弟), Forests (森林), Roxymoron (羅西是魔人), SkyCruiser as well as DJs @llenblow and Shorty.
■ 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, NT$500 on Monday
Taiwanese American pop singer Lara Veronin (梁心頤) are scheduled tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). Amis singer-songwriter Suming (舒米恩) appears tomorrow, followed by Aboriginal group Lan Shin (嵐馨樂團) on Sunday. On Monday, indie rockers Guntzepaula (槍擊潑辣), Arkmen (阿克曼樂團) and Overtone join hand to welcome the new year.
■ 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
■ 8pm tonight, 2pm tomorrow, 8:30pm on Sunday and Monday
■ NT$400 tonight and on Sunday and Monday, NT$200 tomorrow. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Skyline Jazz Trio appears tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), followed by Mando-pop singer Hsiao Hung-jen (蕭閎仁) tomorrow. On Sunday, it is pianist and singer A-Chau (阿超). It is a jazz fusion night on New Year’s Eve featuring guitarists Lin Cheng–ju (林正如) and Yan He-pang (嚴和邦), bass player Lu Hsin-min (盧欣民) and drummer Eiji Kadota.
■ 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
Blues Vibrations perform tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Ska band Skaraoke are scheduled tomorrow.
■ 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
■ Shows start at 10:30pm
■ Entrance is NT$300
Folk group Pink Haze takes the stage tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella and with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. Pop singer/songwriter Iris Lin (林綾) takes the stage tomorrow.
■ 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$350 tonight and on Sunday. Tickets can purchased online through www.walkieticket.com. Admission includes one free drink
Veteran rockers 13 (拾參樂團) and Love Manana (愛的大未來) appear at Pipe Live Music, an up-and-coming venue for indie music and parties. It is the release party for Sommossa’s EP tomorrow with post hardcore outfit Daybreak Scream (破曉之聲), Ki Lai (奇萊) and Contrary Think (逆思) also playing. The venue hosts a cosplay party on Sunday featuring DJ chippe from Japan. It is a night of trance spun by DJs Krro and Clavo X on New Year’s Eve.
■ 1, Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw