■ Show starts at 10pm tonight, tomorrow and on Thursday, 8pm on Sunday, 9pm on Wednesday
■ Entrance is NT$300 tonight, NT$350 tomorrow and on Thursday, NT$200 on Sunday, NT$250 on Wednesday
Grunge rockers Slack Tide get together with electronic duo Dronetonics tomorrow at Bobwundaye (無問題), a small pub on Heping East Road (和平東路) in Taipei.
■ 77, Heping E Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市和平東路三段77號), tel: (02) 2377-1772
■ Shows start at 10pm
■ Admission is NT$200
Acoustic musicians Wang Shun (王舜) and Fang Yu-hsin (方語昕) play together tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Pop singer Iris Lin (林綾) plays tomorrow, while songstress Shivanii (張心柔) teams up with Hakka musician Yeh Yi-ting (葉鈺渟) 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
Pop rockers Mr. Busy (大忙人) plays a show tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館), and award-winning Taiwanese pop singer Sasha Lee (李婭莎) croons tomorrow. Thursday’s lineup is formed by indie rockers Maffine (瑪啡因) and Belabus (白蘿蔔).
■ 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 on Thursday, 8pm tomorrow
■ Entrance is NT$400 tonight and on Thursday, NT$600 tomorrow. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Fusion jazz combo Tonic 5 shares the stage tonight with Kuei’s Band (奎的樂團) at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), and it is young female duo Dewi & Hsiao An (Dewi &小安) tomorrow. Acoustic guitarist Xie Zhi-ping (謝至平) and Barbarian (野人) each plays a set on Sunday. Wednesday’s lineup features folk combo Red MAShroom (紅蘑菇) and Bitter Sweet. Thursday’s performers include ukulele musician Vanessa (丁霜語) and Kyra Ray (光).
■ 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 9:30pm tonight, 9pm tomorrow, on Sunday and Wednesday, 8:30pm on Thursday
■ NT$400 on weekends, NT$350 on Sunday and weekdays. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Indie pop outfit Come on! Bay Bay! (來吧!焙焙!) is scheduled tonight 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.
■ 2F, 2, Ln 244, Roosevelt Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路三段244巷2號2樓). On the Net: www.kafkabythe.blogspot.tw
■ Shows start at 8pm. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
Bop Band Quintet plays bebop and Latin jazz music tonight at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows, while Dread Rider brings Caribbean rhythms tomorrow. On Sunday, Canadian musicians Scott Cook and Scotty Dunbar stage their Taipei tour finale, joined by Taichung folk trio The Vicious Cabaret. Wednesday’s act is Andrew Salim Quartet. Featuring Hector Castillo, a recording artist from Spain, Ricky Dela Cruz Quartet perform on Thursday.