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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

The Fader will share the stage with hipster pop rocker Sadon at Legacy Taipei tonight.

Photo Courtesy of Legacy Taipei

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Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Comedy rockers Wonfu (旺福) and hipster pop rocker Sadon (山東) and The Fader hit the stage tonight. South Korean electro-pop band Clazziquai play on Sunday.

■ 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)

■ Show starts at 8pm tonight and 7:30pm on Sunday

■ NT$600 tonight and NT$2,000 on Sunday. 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

Alternative rock band PUMPKINney Fan Club (南瓜妮歌迷俱樂部) is the main act tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists, with indie folk group Hush! as the special guest. Japanese girl group Berryz Kobo appear tomorrow, followed by Japan’s rock band Angelo on Sunday. American post-rock band This Will Destroy You from Texas plays on Wednesday with 8mm Sky (八厘米天空) as the warm-up act.

■ B1, 200, Roosevelt Rd Sec 4, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路四段200號B1), tel: (02) 2930-0162. On the Net: www.thewall.com.tw

■ Show starts at 8pm tonight and on Wednesday, 7pm tomorrow, 6pm on Sunday

■ NT$600 tonight, NT$2,500 tomorrow, NT$2,000 on Sunday and NT$1,400 on Wednesday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Instrumental rock band BHD and electronic duo Dronetonics are scheduled tonight at Underworld (地下社會), a small basement club in Taipei, followed by a drum and bass bash featuring DJs Legacy, Huii and Katrina later. As the venue’s close date approaches, Predator Production puts together a two-day event entitled Welcome to — Live Recording tomorrow and on Sunday, featuring 12 bands including Goth-punks Qi lai Observatory (奇萊山觀測站), garage rockers The White Eyes (白目) and Alt-rock band Guntzepaula (槍擊潑辣). Live recordings of the shows will be made into albums that will be given away on June 15, the day when Underworld’s final curtain is drawn. Wednesday’s lineup are formed by electronic outfit Sonic Deadhorse (音速死馬) and The White Eyes One Half (白目二分之一) , followed by Tunnel of Light and Keep Walking (一直走) on Thursday.

■ B1, 45 Shida Rd, Taipei City (台北市師大路45號B1), tel: (02) 2369-0103. On the Net: www.upsaid.com/underworld

■ Show started at 9pm tonight, on Wednesday and Thursday. The two-part event runs from 5pm to 11pm tomorrow and 4pm to 10pm on Sunday. Tonight’s drum and bass party runs from 11:30pm to 5am. Underworld is open daily from 9pm, closed on Sundays and Mondays

■ Entrance for music shows is NT$300 tonight, which includes one drink, and NT$150 on weekdays. Tonight’s drum and bass party costs NT$250. For tomorrow and Sunday’s shows, one day pass (six bands) cost NT$400 (includes one drink) and NT$200 (includes one drink) for one band

Roxy Rocker, a basement hangout for indie rockers and fans in Taipei, hosts Taiwanese hip-hop artists Olangimgaksia (黑人音樂社) and Fourpens (四枝筆樂團) tonight. Tomorrow’s roster includes R&B/funk group Space Cake (史貝絲考克) and Tones.

■ B1, 177, Heping E Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市和平東路一段177號B1), tel: (02) 2351-8177. On the Net: roxyrocker.com

■ Show starts at 8:30pm. Roxy Rocker is open daily from 8pm to 4am, closed on Mondays.

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