■ Entrance is NT$350
Veteran guitarists and rockers Eugene (尤景文) and Again (蔡科俊) play with musician friends tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館), while Mando-pop singer Shadya (藍又時) appears tomorrow. Young pop singer Albert Lin (林利豪) is scheduled 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 8:30pm tonight and tomorrow, 7:30pm on Sunday
■ Entrance is NT$400 tonight, NT$600 tomorrow and on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Pop musician Yang Teng-yu (楊騰佑) performs with friends tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), and it is alt-pop band 13 (拾參) and female pop rockers Ching Yi (青衣) tomorrow. Sunday’s roster features indie rockers Hippocampus (海馬迴) and folk group City Partsy (都市零件派對).
■ 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. Tickets can be purchased online at www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Hamnava Middle East Ensemble (Hamnava中東樂舞團) brings rhythms from the Arab world tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Tomorrow, The Flat Fives jam out on swing and R&B tunes from the 1940s and 1950s, followed by Jiva Jazz Trio 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
■ Entrance is NT$200 for all shows
Puyuma group Savakan and Rukai musicians Iron Men (鐵男樂隊) from Pingtung each play a set 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. Hong Kong’s veteran musician David Huang (黃大煒) appears tomorrow. During the Lunar New Year holiday, popular reggae/Aboriginal rock group Matzka (瑪斯卡) performs on Feb. 1, followed by female musician duo Muwa and Gulali (姆娃與古拉莉) on Feb. 2. It is Paiwan hip-hop artists Boxing (拳樂團) and indigenous group The Sun Goes Down (太陽下山) on Feb. 3.
■ 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
■ Admission is NT$250 tonight, NT$400 tomorrow and on Feb. 1, NT$300 on Feb. 2 and Feb. 3. Tickets can be purchased online through tickets.books.com.tw
The Wall (這牆) programs regular live rock shows at Kaohsiung’s Pier 2 Arts Center (高雄駁二藝術特區). Tomorrow, melodic death metal/metalcore act Greedy Black Hole (貪婪黑洞) celebrates the release of its new album, joined by heavy metal band Burning Island (火燒島), Invincible Tapir (無敵貘) and Ship of Fools (愚人船).
■ 1 Dayong Rd, Greater Kaohsiung (高雄市大勇路1號), tel: (07) 521-5148. On the Net: www.thewall.com.tw
■ Show starts at 6pm
■ Admission is NT$400. Tickets can be purchased at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks, www.books.com.tw and www.indievox.com