■ 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
■ Show starts 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, except for tonight which costs NT$550
Folk/pop act Hush! plays on Sunday 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.
■ 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
■ Entrance is NT$400 at the door
Taroko singer Vicky (杜佳琪) croons tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). Tomorrow’s lineup is formed by folk combo Four Pens (四枝筆樂團), pop combo Shuo & Cool Humor (蕭賀碩與冷笑話樂團) and popular reggae/Aboriginal rock group Matzka (瑪斯卡). Veteran rocker Shih Band (信樂團) is back on Sunday.
■ 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 tomorrow, 7pm on Sunday
■ NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, free on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Storyteller and musician Chou Chao-tang (周照棠) performs tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Salsamba Duo plays Latin music, jazz, blues and pop tomorrow. Also on the bill are Chinese erhu (二胡) player Shiny (呂程程) and Beijing-based jazz group Musa’s Trio from Argentina. Pop singers Voter Hsu (徐哲緯) and Wang Yu-chun (王宇君) are scheduled on Sunday. It is alternative rock band Please Seeker and Bandage (OK繃) on Tuesday, followed by psychedelic rockers U.TA (屋塔樂團) and How You Fu on Wednesday. Aboriginal folk icon Panai (巴奈) starts her island-wide tour on Thursday, spreading anti-nuclear power messages.
■ 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 tonight which starts at 8:30pm
■ NT$240 tonight, NT$400 tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, NT$150 on Thursday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Jazz quartet Off-Peak Times (離峰時刻) is scheduled to play tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Tomorrow’s show is by fusion jazz band Skyline. The venue hosts a jam session every Tuesday.
■ 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. Venue is closed on Mondays
■ Entrance is NT$300 tonight, NT$200 tomorrow, free admission on Tuesday
Vocal band Margarita performs tonight at A House, a venue dedicated to a cappella with a focus on classical, jazz and world music. Female singer and songwriter Vera Yen (嚴正嵐) teams up with guitarist Wu Ching-chuan (伍晴川) tomorrow.
■ 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
■ Show starts at 8pm
■ NT$100 tonight and NT$350 tomorrow, available online through www.walkieticket.com and at 7-Eleven ibon and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks. Admission includes one drink