Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. It is pop/folk group Staycool tonight, with indie pop/acoustic duo Ding Ding and Shi Shi (丁丁與西西) also playing.
■ 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 7:30pm
■ NT$650. 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
The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists, hosts post-rock/instrumental outfit Ego-Fugue (自我意識神遊), post-rock trio The Capelin (柳葉魚) and 2HRs on Thursday.
■ 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$200. 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 psychedelic folk rockers No.7 Cyan (七號青), electronic duo Dronetonics and Translation. It is a night of electronica spun by a lineup that includes Sorry Buttons, and Arms Akimbo. On Wednesday, it is indie rockers Nipple Orange (捏爆柳丁), Justway (傑士塔威樂團), emo/punk outfit Lightning Eyes (雷斯愛) and nu-metal/modern rock act Rough Project. A group of punk rockers congregates on Thursday including Feed Pigs (餵飽豬), Secondhandsmoke (二手煙) and Noise Book.
■ 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$250 tonight, NT$200 tomorrow, on Wednesday and Thursday. Admission includes one drink
Play Fun (普雷放樂團) blends rock, funk and jazz at Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties, tonight. Also on the bill is pop musician Ludwig Lim (林樂偉).
■ 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$350. Tickets can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks
Veteran indie-pop musician Ciacia (何欣穗) appears at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area, on Thursday.
■ 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
Tonight’s spotlight is on gypsy jazz group Dark Eyes (夜幕之眼) at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Pop singer Jennifer Lei (雷應婕) shares the stage with four-piece boy band What Century (花世紀) tomorrow. Folk duo Ace appears on Sunday, and it is folk groups The Traveler (迷途者) and Y Two on Tuesday. Rockers Freeman (自由人) and pop singer Connie Chang (張采璇) take the stage on Wednesday, followed by ambient/indie-electronica act Heartones (心電樂) and Yoyi (游怡婷) 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 9:30pm tonight and on Sunday, 9pm tomorrow and on weekdays