■ Show starts at 8pm
■ NT$350, one drink included. Tickets can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks
Jazz/alternative rock musician Early (安里) plays tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. It is solo folk rocker Birdman (日京江羽人) tomorrow.
■ 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$350
Folk combo Four Pens (四枝筆樂團) appears 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. Indie rockers Bearbabes (熊寶貝) end their island-wide tour tomorrow at the venue.
■ 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 at 8pm. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ Free admission tonight. Cover charge is one drink. NT$450 tomorrow
The spotlight is on Mando-pop singer Tony Sun (孫協志) tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館), and it is four-piece boy band What Century (花世紀) on Sunday. Thursday’s roster is formed by pop/electronic rock band Morning Call (輕晨電樂團) and Murky Crows.
■ 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
■ Show starts at 8pm tonight, 7:30pm on Sunday, 8:30pm on Thursday
■ NT$800 tonight, NT$400 on Sunday and Thursday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Musa’s Trio perform jazz and Latin music tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Also on the bill is young Chinese singer Shiny (呂程程). Taiwan’s pop singer Chen Pei-chieh (陳佩潔) croons tomorrow, followed by hip-hop group Chiu and Love (丘與樂) and GG Brotherz (把妹哥) on Sunday. Tuesday’s lineup includes grunge/Brit-pop band Arkmen (阿克曼樂團), and it is pop rockers Love Manana (愛的大未來) and Rosy (玫瑰紅) on Wednesday. Pop singer Iris Lin (林綾) and singing combo Missy Mute and Friends (吃頻小姐與她的好夥伴) are scheduled 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
■ Show starts at 9pm except for tonight which starts at 9:30pm
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows, hosts LEO37’s hip-hop jazz tonight. Andrew Salim Trio brings modern jazz tunes tomorrow.
■ 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
■ Show starts at 9:30pm. Closed Sundays and Mondays
■ Admission is NT$300 tonight and NT$200 tomorrow
On Friday, electric blues band Bopomofo (ㄅㄆㄇㄈ) plays live at Italian restaurant Capone’s. Pop rock outfit ADOGA takes the stage on Saturday. Yvonne sings jazz standards on Sunday. Monday features Leavy crooning light jazz standards, followed by jazz duo Mary Jane and Nathan on Tuesday. On Wednesday, it’s Latin music from guitarist Roberto Zayas. Jazz singer Angel appears on Thursday.