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 a night of rock and reggae tomorrow featuring O-Brothaz, Hang in the Air (盪在空中), Skaraoke and Dread Rider. Chinese rockers Second Hand Rose (二手玫瑰) hit the stage on Sunday.
■ 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 8:30pm tomorrow and 8pm on Sunday
■ NT$800 for both shows. 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
Following their successful performance at Formoz in August, The Big Pink returns to Taiwan for a one-off concert at the The Park (公園展演空間) on Oct. 19. The English electro-rock duo will be supported by dance rock group favorites P!SCO.
■ The Park (公園展演空間), B1, 27, Fuxing S Rd Sec 2, Taipei City (台北市復興南路二段27號B1)
■ Oct. 19. Doors open at 7:30pm; show starts at 8:15
■ Tickets are NT$1,675. Tickets can be purchased online through www.tickets.books.com.tw and www.indievox.com
Rap artist MC Xiao (小人) appears tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists. On Sunday, electronic experimental sound maker Lin Yu-de (林育德) plays with garage/punk rockers The White Eyes (白目) and electronic artist Black Wolf Nakasi (黑狼那卡西). Shoegaze band TuT, grunge rockers Slack Tide and MAD from ambient/chill-out outfit 90Hz gather together on Wednesday.
■ 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$400 tonight, NT$200 on Sunday and on Wednesday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and www.tickets.books.com.tw
Tonight at indie rock club Revolver, Japan’s pop punk group Pelotan, The End of the Suns and The Hokey Pokeys and Makiko Higuchi join forces with Taiwanese indie rockers B.B.Bomb (BB彈) and Midnight Ping Pong (午夜乒乓). Tomorrow’s lineup is formed by post-rock/electric act Love Sex Delicious, emo-rock/post-hardcore outfit The Girl’s Mood (少女情懷) and pop/emo band Gray Spiral (灰色螺旋). Garage rock band Eyeball Killer (眼球殺手), psychedelic heavy rockers Sleaze (湯湯水水) and instrumental rock band BHD are among the performers on Sunday. It is pop rock/emo act Carbs Band (碳水化合物樂團), After Quiet and Fear Drive on Wednesday, followed by indie rockers How to Program C++, pop/funk group MosquiCyanide (蚊子氰化物) and pop/punk rock band Use the Force, Luke 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
■ Show starts at 9pm tonight, 10pm tomorrow, on Wednesday and Thursday, 7pm on Sunday
■ Entrance is NT$350 tonight, NT$250 tomorrow, NT$300 on Sunday, NT$200 on Wednesday and Thursday
Tonight’s show at Roxy Rocker, a basement hangout for indie rockers and fans in Taipei, features dance rock group P!SCO, pop punk and modern rock outfit Go Go Rise (美好前程) and punk group Destroyers (擊沈女孩). Slack Tide and indie rockers Donkey’s Ears (驢子耳朵) are scheduled tomorrow.
■ 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