Fri, Sep 13, 2013 - Page 11 News List

Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

Experimental singer-songwriter Wang Yu-jun performs at Riverside Cafe on Thursday.

Photo courtesy of Riverside cafe

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. The venue teams up with party organizer Just One Fix to hold techno party “Beat Generation” tonight, featuring DJs Nick Dunton from UK and Singapore’s Angela Flame. Award-winning Taiwanese musician Hsieh Ming-yu (謝銘祐) performs on Wednesday

■ 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 10pm tonight and 8pm on Wednesday

■ NT$900 tonight and NT$800 on Wednesday. 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

Currently on a world tour, Iceland’s Olafur Arnalds will bring his signature electronica/ambience sounds tomorrow to The Wall (這牆). Sunday’s jazz program features Girl’s Power Jazz Band and Intap and Friends. Irish rockers Enemies play on Wednesday, joined by Taiwan’s punk rockers Touming Magazine (透明雜誌) and Elephant Gym (大象體操). On Thursday, it is ambient/indie-electronica act Heartones (心電樂) and solo act ForTune (福春).

■ 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$1,500 tomorrow, NT$450 on Sunday, NT$1,100 on Wednesday and NT$200 on Thursday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and www.tickets.books.com.tw

It is a night of soul, disco, funk jazz and electronica spun by DJs Marcus Sangiovese and Rossco tonight at indie rock club Revolver. Electronic/metal band 77 NDD holds a party tomorrow. It is Hong Kong’s jazz/bossa nova band ZOOOOOM and pop group Moon Police (月亮警察) on Wednesday, followed by indie rockers Tiyuguzhangon (体慾股長), B.B.Bomb (BB彈) and punk group Destroyers (擊沈女孩) on Thursday.

■ 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$200 tonight and on weekdays, free admission tomorrow.

Pop group Anchor share the stage with Now Here No Where tonight at Roxy Rocker, a basement hangout for indie rockers and fans in Taipei. Tomorrow’s performers are alternative rock band Under the Moon and No Party for Cao Dong (草東沒有派對).

■ 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: www.roxyrocker.com

■ Shows start at 9pm. Roxy Rocker is open daily from 8pm to 4am, closed on Mondays

■ Free admission to all shows. Cover charge is one drink

Indie pop/acoustic duo Ding Ding and Shi Shi (丁丁與西西) take the stage tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Dance/rock band Acidy Peeping Tom (微酸的偷窺狂) and Big Pie Chou (州大派隊) form tomorrow’s lineup. The Ghost of Mississippi Blues performs 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

Acoustic folk group One Eye Open One Eye Close (睜一隻眼 閉一隻眼) plays tomorrow 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. It is four-piece boy band What Century (花世紀) on Sunday.

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