■ 1, Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw
■ Show starts on 8pm tonight and 7pm tomorrow
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, one drink included. Tickets can purchased online through www.walkieticket.com
Indie-pop group 23 Half (23號半) is having a comeback concert tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Solo act Cheshire Cat (柴郡貓) and folk musician Marine play tomorrow. It is acoustic act Little Lamb Sisters (小羊妹妹) 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 open 11am to midnight Sundays through Wednesdays, 11am to 1am Thursdays through Saturdays
■ Entrance for music shows is NT$300
Pop singer Eric Lin (林健輝) croons tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). Hakka singer-songwriter Lo Sirong (羅思容) performs with Gomoteu (孤毛頭) tomorrow. On Thursday, it is hip-hop act Soul J (手斤口樂團) and Brit pop/grunge group Trash.
■ 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 on 8:30pm
■ NT$400 tonight, tomorrow and on Thursday. Tickets can purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Riverside founder and guitarist Geddy Lin(林正如) holds a guitar party tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), along with drummer Eric Sung (宋輔仁) and bass player Chiang Li-ping (江力平). Puyuma Aboriginal singer Leo Chen (陳永龍) and Amis musician Ado Kaliting Pacidal take the stage tomorrow. Atayal singer Rachel Lu (呂薔) performs with Shi Er (詩兒樂團) on Sunday. On Tuesday, it is acoustic group Rainy Berries (莓雨樂團) and Semi-UKE (蝦米烏克), followed by three-piece boy group Fun Sing Song (日光放送) on Wednesday. Thursday’s lineup is Mando-pop female crooner Ren, aka Hsia Yu-tung (夏宇童) and GooDDD (好端端樂團).
■ 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
■ Show starts on 9:30pm 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
Folk duo Light Engine (光引擎) play folk jazz tunes tonight along with pop singer Finn at Kafka on the Shore (海邊的卡夫卡), a coffee house-cum-music and arts venue in the National Taiwan University area.
■ 2F, 2, Ln 244, Roosevelt Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路三段244巷2號2樓). On the Net: kafkabythe.blogspot.tw
■ Show starts on 8pm. Café/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ NT$400 at the door
Minyen Hsieh Quartet brings the compositions of Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancock tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Soy La Ley presents Latin jazz tomorrow. It is ADJ Trio and No Bullshit, Just Swing! 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