Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight, noisy experimental rock group The Sign of Human (記號士) shares the stage with indie pop group Queen Suitcase (皇后皮箱). A group of indie rockers including Mister Mouth (嘴哥), Lazy Lady (雷技雷帝) and Dizzy Butterfly (旋轉蝴蝶) seize the stage tomorrow. Folk duo Light Engine (光引擎) play on Sunday. Harpist, singer and songwriter Paige Su (蘇珮卿) performs on Tuesday.
■ 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 8pm tonight and on Sunday, 7pm tomorrow and Tuesday
■NT$500 tonight, NT$1,000 tomorrow, NT$420 on Sunday and Tuesday. 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/cyber/electronic outfit Morals Abyss (道德深淵), slamming death metal band Coprocephalic, melodic death metal group Invincible Tapir and post-hardcore/metalcore act Seeking the Ocean congregate tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists. On Sunday, the lineup is formed by metal group Ultra-Violet (紫外線樂團), metal rock band Lycoris (蕊) and Gun Powder.
■ 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
■ Shows start at 8pm
■ NT$400 tonight and NT$200 on Sunday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Tonight’s show at indie rock club Revolver features garage rock favorites 88 Balaz (88顆芭樂籽), indie rockers Retroage (復古時代) and Murky Crows (昏鴉). It’s drum ‘n’ bass spun by DJs Robi Roka, Mixter T, Robin Lai and Dino on the second floor tomorrow. Meanwhile, DJs Golden, VDub and NekBrace play hip-hop, reggae and funky breaks downstairs.
■ 1-2, Roosevelt Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路一段1-2號), tel: (02) 3393-1678
■ Shows start at 10pm
■ Entrance is NT$300 tonight and tomorrow. Ticket includes a drink
Post-rock/instrumental outfit Ego-Fugue (自我意識神遊) and The Sign of Human are scheduled tonight at Roxy Rocker, a basement hangout for indie rockers and fans in Taipei. Psychedelic heavy rockers Sleaze (湯湯水水) and psychedelic noise jam band The Junk (帆人) will hit the stage tomorrow.
■ 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 9pm. Roxy Rocker is open daily from 8pm to 4am, closed on Mondays
■ Free admission to all shows. Cover charge is one drink
Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties, hosts Japan’s rock band Okan tonight.
■ 1 Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw
■ Show starts at 8pm
■ NT$300 in advance and NT$350 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks
Tonight’s spotlight is on folk/blues Aboriginal musician Dakanow (達卡鬧) at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Taiwanese hip-hop artists Olangimgaksia (黑人音樂社) and Zoo Time (早安動物園) form a double-bill 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