Fri, Aug 09, 2013 - Page 11 News List

Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

■ Free admission; cover charge is one drink

Hakka singer Hsiao Ying-hsin (蕭盈昕) plays two sets tomorrow at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). The venue hosts a charity concert on Thursday featuring Clipper Xiao Ying (夾子小應) and Mavis Fan (范曉萱).

■ 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

■ Shows start at 8:30pm

■ NT$500 tomorrow and NT$800 on Thursday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Chamber music group Etoile (星星室內樂團) blends classical music, jazz, chanson and pop tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Acoustic solo Denis Hsu (許書豪) performs tomorrow, while Evan Huang (黃尹浩) croons in a Broadway musical style later that night. Indie rockers Wild Flower (野花樂團) shares the stage with Tight Tight Crotch on Sunday. Disco funk group Taiwan Soul (台灣爽樂團) and pop rockers Flying Highway (飛行公路) appear on Tuesday, followed by acoustic group Rainy Berries (莓雨樂團) and Sunward (向日樂團) on Wednesday. Thursday’s lineup is formed by Pumpkin Pie (南瓜餡餅), pop rockers T.B.T (硬式紅茶) and Yamama Fusion Band.

■ 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

■ Shows start at 9pm except for tonight, which starts at 9:30pm

■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and weekdays. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Weichungghost Trio perform jazz classics tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. The Reider plays in the style of traditionally great pop artists like Ben Harper, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen tomorrow. Specializing in Afroamerican music such as jazz, soul and funk, DJ Zulu spins a night of timeless grooves on Sunday. East/West Collective play original jazz tunes on Wednesday.

■ 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

■ Shows start at 9:30pm. Closed Mondays

■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight and tomorrow, Free admission on Sunday and Wednesday

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

■ Live music is on from 9pm to 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays, 8pm to 10pm on Sundays and Mondays, 8:45pm to 10:45pm from Tuesdays through Thursdays

■ On Fridays, minimum charge of one drink. On Saturdays, minimum charge is NT$300

Veteran indie-pop musician Ciacia (何欣穗) appears tonight at Tiehua Music Village (鐵花村), an arts village in Taitung City composed of a music venue, design and crafts shops and a weekend arts fair. Award-winning Puyuma trio Nanwan Sisters (南王姐妹花) take the stage tomorrow.

■ 26, Ln 135 Sinsheng Rd, Taitung City (台東市新生路135巷26號), tel: (089) 343-393. On the Net: www.tw.streetvoice.com/users/tiehua

■ Show starts at 8pm. Music venue and crafts shops are open 2pm to 10pm Tuesdays through Sundays. Weekend arts fair opens 6pm to 10pm every Friday, 3:30pm to 10pm every Saturday and Sunday

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