■ Show starts on 8pm. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ Entrance is NT$450 tonight and NT$400 tomorrow. Admission includes one drink
Indie rocker Daria (鄧千繪) performs at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館) tonight. Tomorrow’s guest is a cappella quintet The House Jacks from San Francisco.
■ 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 8pm
■ NT$400 tonight and NT$500 tomorrow. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Fusion jazz groups Huh? (蛤樂團) and Waiting Room (候機室) perform tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言) tonight. It is folk duo JS tomorrow, followed by Mando-pop group Every Planet (美味星球) and Tones on Sunday. Tuesday’s lineup includes alternative rock group 70% (柒拾趴樂團) and pop rockers Sewer (下水道樂團). Young Atayan singer Rachel (呂薔) shares the stage with pop group Dodow (多多) on Wednesday. Thursday’s show is made up of solo act Deena and Amis musician Passiwali.
■ 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 9pm except for tonight which starts at 9:30pm
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and weekdays. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Texas Catus bring jazz standards tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Led by pianist and composer Alex Pryrodny from New York City, Alex Pryrodny Taipei Trio perform tomorrow. Wednesday’s act is improvisation ensemble Ka Dao Yin (卡到音).
■ 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 10pm. The venue is closed on Sundays and Mondays
■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight and NT$300 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 Phoebe Huang (黃嘉千) on Fridays 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
■ Entrance fee (includes two drinks) ranges from NT$600 to NT$850, depending on the performer
Crossover jazz band Afternoon Tree (午後之樹) appear tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella and with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. Indie rockers Pink Haze play 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
■ Show starts at 8pm
■ NT$400 tonight and NT$350 tomorrow, available online through www.walkieticket.com. Admission includes one drink
Punk rock band Chickunp (奇克拿) shares the stage with How You Fu tomorrow at Treellage (樹樂集), a cafe with live music.
■ 33 Minzu W Rd, Taipei City (台北市民族西路33號), tel: (02) 2599-1599. On the net: www.treellage.com
■ Shows run from 8pm on weekends. Treellage is open noon to 9pm Mondays through Fridays, 11am to 9pm Saturdays and Sundays