■ 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 tonight, tomorrow and on Thursday, 8:30 on Wednesday. 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$350
Paiwan singer Jin Wen (曾靜玟) and pop newcomer Wu Wen-fang (吳汶芳) play tonight 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. It is acoustic group Cicada (蟬) tomorrow.
■ 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. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ Entrance is NT$400. Admission includes one drink
Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tomorrow’s show features hip-hop outfit Juzzy Orange, electronic/dubstep group Lie Gramophone (謊言留聲機) and hip-hopsters and activists Kou Chou Ching (拷秋勤). It is the release party of pop rockers FUN4’s debut album on Wednesday.
■ 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 at 8pm
■ NT$350 tomorrow and NT$500 on Wednesday. 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
Israeli flutist Hadar Noiberg plays with Chipin & Kaiya’s Jazz Quartet (啟彬與凱雅爵士四重奏) at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館) tonight. Jimmy Wang (王俊傑), a folk and ballad singer performs with friends tomorrow. Sunday’s show features indie folk group hush! and Easy. Funk-rock/nu-metal veterans Coach (教練) and God Dance hit the stage 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
■ Shows start at 8:30pm
■ NT$400 tonight, on Sunday and Thursday, NT$600 tomorrow. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Riverside Cafe (河岸留言) hosts Japan’s blues guitarist Shun Kikuta and friends tonight. It is pop outfit Come on! Bay Bay! (來吧!焙焙) and Crispy tomorrow, followed by Paiwan hip-hop artists Boxing (拳樂團) and Wildflower (野花樂團) on Sunday. Pop rock youngsters Yellow Hyacinth (黃色風信子) and punk/hard-core rockers Hardboiled (水煮蛋) are scheduled on Tuesday, and it is Rosy (玫瑰紅樂團) and Bling High (不厲害) on Wednesday. Thursday’s lineup are Puyuma musician Hao-en (昊恩) and experimental singer-songwriter Wang Yu-jun (王榆鈞).
■ 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 at 9:30pm tonight and tomorrow, 9pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday, NT$200 on Tuesday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw