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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

Aboriginal folk icon Panai is among the performers at an anti-nuclear concert that will be held tomorrow at Legacy Taipei.

Photo courtesy of Panai

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight’s party features musicians and DJs from home and abroad mixing everything from jazz, funk to hip-hop and classic. Participants include drummer Fish Huang, guitarist Teriver Cheung, singer Olivia Berendsohn as well as DJs Wright and Vicar. Organized by Green Citizens’ Action Alliance (綠色公民行動聯盟), tomorrow’s No Nukes! Long Play! concert is joined by more than 10 bands and musicians including folk icons Lin Sheng-xiang (林生祥) and Panai (巴奈), veteran rockers Tizzy Bac, Sorry Youth (拍謝少年) and The Chairman (董事長). Earnings will be used to fund the alliance’s anti-nuclear campaign. It is Mando-pop singer Roger Yang (楊培安) on Thursday.

■ Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), Center Five Hall (中五館), 1, Bade Rd Sec 1, Taipei (台北市八德路一段1號)

■ Show starts at 7:30pm tonight, 3pm tomorrow, 8pm on Thursday

■ Admission is NT$800 tonight, NT$1,000 tomorrow, NT$1,500 on Thursday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

On Wednesday, post-rock group 2HRs puts together an unplugged show at Legacy Mini, a spin-off of Legacy Taipei.

■ Legacy Mini at Amba Taipei Ximending (台北西門町意舍), 5F, 77, Wuchang St Sec 2, Taipei (台北市武昌街二段77號5樓)

■ Show start at 8pm

■ Admission is NT$420. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Dance rock band P!SCO takes the floor tomorrow at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists. Metal group Diablo from South Korea is joined by Taiwan’s deathcore/death metal acts Emerging From the Cocoon (破繭而出) and Revilement on Sunday. Wednesday’s roster includes indie rockers 30 Years Of Pain (三十萬年老虎鉗) and funk/rock outfit Mofo Party (脫序派對), while Thursday’s spotlight is on Japanese rocker and guitarist Miyavi.

■ 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

■ Admission is NT$600 tomorrow, NT$500 on Sunday, NT$200 on Wednesday, NT$1,800 and NT$2,200 on Thursday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Japan’s no wave group The Jongha teams up with Taiwanese goth-punks Qi Lai Observatory (奇萊山觀測站) tonight at Indie rock club Revolver. The venue hosts an electronic party tomorrow featuring DJs Katrina, Zo and DiscoAttack. On Wednesday, post-punk rockers Macbeth (馬克白), Red Shoe Daniel and psychedelic noise jam band The Junk (帆人) put on a show together, followed by alternative band Tunnel of Light, psychedelic/noise rock outfit Mare Cruiser and psychedelic blues/trip-hop combo The Robbie Y. Group (羅比楊) 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 8pm tonight, 10:30pm tomorrow, 9:30pm on Wednesday and Thursday

■ Entrance is NT$400 tonight, NT$250 tomorrow and on Wednesday, NT$200 on Thursday

Brandon Thompson and Lovemakers puts together a night of funky love songs tomorrow at Bobwundaye (無問題), a small pub on Taipei’s Heping East Road (和平東路).

■ 77, Heping E Rd Sec 3, Taipei (台北市和平東路三段77號), tel: (02) 2377-1772

■ Show starts at 10pm

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