■ Show starts at 5pm
■ Admission is NT$300 in advance and NT$400 at door. Tickets can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks
Eclectic folk group Winking Owl and sound artist Shycacti are scheduled tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Tomorrow’s lineup is formed by acoustic folk group One Eye Open One Eye Closed (睜一隻眼 閉一隻眼) and We (我們), followed by rock duo Ika 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
Songstress Lea Kao (高蕾雅) of the Tsou tribe (鄒族) appears tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館), while Skyline Jazz Band takes the stage on Thursday.
■ 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 8pm tonight and 8:30pm on Thursday
■ NT$699 tonight and NT$400 on Thursday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Tonight’s roster at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言) are Taiwanese instrumental group Electro Summit Gun (頂級電子手槍) and Japan’s UQIYO, followed by Atayal singer Rachel Lu (呂薔) tomorrow. Three-piece girl band Rainy Berries (莓雨樂團) and Mando-pop group Every Planet (美味星球) appears on Sunday. On Tuesday, it is pop/country/folk band Eagle Baby Band (小老鷹樂團) and Pumpkin Pie (南瓜餡餅), followed by female singer Aki (黃淑惠) and saxophone player and singer Ouyuchi (歐育齊) on Wednesday. Pop/folk combo Bling High (不厲害) and alternative/folk group Missy Mute (吃頻小姐) each plays a set 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
■ Shows start at 9pm
■ 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
Led by saxophones player Hsieh Min-yen (謝明諺), Minyen Hsieh Quartet Plays II: Avant-Garde performs tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. La Cumbia Balkanska mixes traditional Balkan and Cumbia (Colombia) music tomorrow, and it is Crusader Jazz Quartet on Wednesday. Thursday’s main performer is Italian double bass player Nicola Lancerotti.
■ 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 for all shows
Amis singer-songwriter Suming (舒米恩) teams up with Harada Ikuko, the lead singer from Japan’s Clammbon tonight at Tiehua Music Village (鐵花村), an arts village composed of a music venue, design and crafts shops and a weekend arts fair in Taitung City. Taitung’s surfers and musicians Salama plays with Hualien’s Aboriginal group Second Life and Jump from Pingtung 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
■ Shows start 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