Atayal group P Ta-san (紋面樂團), gothic metal band Renascimento (文藝復興樂團) and heavy metal group Nocturne Moonrise mingle tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). Tomorrow’s lineup is formed by indie rockers Mr Busy (大忙人) and Jeff Chen (哈雷硬漢). Tuesday’s main act is Hong Kong-born, New York-based jazz guitarist Teriver Cheung, and it is Japanese duo Manifune and BaBa Band (爸爸辦桌) 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
■ Show starts at 8pm tonight, 8:30 tomorrow, on Tuesday and Thursday
■ NT$400 for all shows. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Japanese guitar player Eiji Kadota’s Project Session Band performs tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), followed by pop musician Filipe King (杜俊瑋) and five-piece band V.I.P tomorrow. Sunday’s roster includes soul/hip-hop artist Pezen and OTA!!soul. On Tuesday, it is rock duo Luck & Chance and pop punk outfit Lane 151 (151巷).
■ 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 begins at 9:30pm tonight, 9pm tomorrow and Tuesday, 8:30pm on Sunday
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and Tuesday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar, hosts jazz combo UNT Reunion tonight, followed by Oren Dashti Quartet tomorrow. The newly renovated venue holds a free social every Sunday evening with live music.
■ 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 Mondays
■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight and tomorrow
Taiwanese folk musician Jalen Hsiao (蕭澤倫) shares the stage with acoustic guitarist Xie Zhi-ping (謝至平) 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
■ NT$300, one drink included. Tickets can be purchased online through www.indievox.com/treellage
Just Vocal Band (Just人聲樂團) is scheduled tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella and with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. It is harmonica and guitar player Christ (小彭) on Sunday. Jazz singer Shih Ying-ying (史茵茵) and pianist Hsu Yu-ying (許郁瑛) team up with jazz guitarist Teriver Cheung on Wednesday.
■ 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
■ Shows start at 8pm
■ NT$350 tonight and tomorrow, NT$220 on Tuesday, available online through www.walkieticket.com. Admission includes one drink
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.
■ 312, Zhongxiao E Rd Sec 4, Taipei City (台北市忠孝東路四段312號), tel: (02) 2773-3782