Indie singer-songwriter Huang Pei-yu (黃培育) is scheduled tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Tomorrow’s lineup features Aboriginal musicians Lavakaw(啦法告) and Laucu (佬祖). Billy and the Filters and X.O.X.O. play on Thursday.
■ 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
Indie rockers Castaway and pop combo T-Work (陳零九) & Nine Team play tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). The venue hosts Taiwan Soul Concert (台灣的心跳演唱會) tomorrow featuring P Ta-san (紋面樂團), Taiwan Soul (台灣爽樂團) and Zenkwun (神棍樂團). Chinese jazz fusion group Sizhukong (絲竹空) perform on Sunday, and it is Toffee (太妃堂) and Sangpuy (桑布伊) on Thursday.
■ 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
■ 8:30pm tonight and on Thursday, 8pm tomorrow, 7:30pm on Sunday
■ NT$400 tonight, tomorrow and on Thursday, NT$600 on Sunday. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Mando-pop singer Julie appear tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), followed by hip-hop act Chiu & Love (丘與樂) and Electro02 (伊雷兔) tomorrow. On Sunday, it is chamber music group Etoile (星星室內樂團) and Every Planet (美味星球). Fangzhang (方丈樂團) and No Money and No Honey play on Tuesday, followed by Triple Deer and Jaleo on Wednesday, and Iris Lin (林綾) and Rayray (劉軒蓁) on Thursday.
■ 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
■ 8pm tonight, 9pm tomorrow, on Sunday and weekdays
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and weekdays. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Fang Fang & Ning Ning Jazz are the performers tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Tomorrow, it is Deniz Chang & Dark Eyes playing gypsy jazz tunes. Fusion jazz band Yellowjackets is on Tuesday’s lineup, followed by all-women jazz combo Girl’s Jazz Power and Um Beijo do Brasil (巴西之吻樂團) on Wednesday and Thursday respectively.
■ 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
■ 10:30pm tonight, 10pm tomorrow and 9:30pm on weekends. The venue is closed on Sundays and Mondays
■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight and on Tuesday and Wednesday, NT$300 tomorrow, free on Thursday
Young pop singer Eunice Png (方恩沁) plays tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella and with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. Folk group Tuesday (星期二樂團) 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 tomorrow. Tickets can purchased online through www.walkieticket.com. Admission includes one free drink
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.