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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

La Petite Nurse perform on Wednesday at Riverside Cafe.

Photo courtesy of Riverside

Legacy Taipei hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight, Chinese pop singer Wanting Qu (曲婉婷) makes an appearance, followed by Japanese rock group Bump of Chicken tomorrow. Visual kei band Royz from Japan takes the floor on Sunday. Wednesday’s show is by Taiwan’s alt-rock act Guntzepaula (槍擊潑辣).

■ 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 8pm tonight and on Wednesday, 6pm tomorrow, 6:30pm on Sunday

■ Admission is NT$1,000 tonight, NT$2,500 tomorrow, NT$1,800 on Sunday, NT$600 on Wednesday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

It is release party of garage rock outfit HiJack’s debut album tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists, joined by alt-pop band 13 (拾參). Tomorrow, the venue hosts the latest installment of Lacking Sound Festival (失聲祭), featuring China’s harsh noise/pure noise group Torturing Nurse (虐待護士), Chinese new media artist Jiang Zhuyun (蔣竹韻), Taiwan’s experimental electronic sound duo Mescaline and electronic outfit Sonic Deadhorse (音速死馬). On Sunday, Defeat the Giant, A Greater Taichung-based melodic hardcore band, celebrates the release of its debut EP, with metal/hardcore act Human Brutality (人類暴行), hardcore punk group The Roadside Inn and metalcore/melodic death metal outfit Greedy Black Hole also playing. Wednesday’s roster include psychedelic noise jam band The Junk (帆人) and avant-garde rock/post grunge group You-S (你們你們).

■ 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$500 tonight, NT$800 tomorrow, NT$400 on Sunday, NT$200 on Wednesday. Tickets for all shows, with discounts on advance tickets, can be purchased online through www.thewall.com.tw and www.walkieticket.com.

It is live music from pop rock/hard rock group On the Way, trash mental act Changer and The Hyper tonight at Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties. Silk Wood (絲木) fuses jazz and funk tomorrow, with Bizcashi (比茲卡西) also on the bill. Sunday promises to be a night of metal noise with metalcore bands Blind Alley (盲胞愛莉) and Zangief (桑吉爾夫) as well as death metal act Geometry (幾何).

■ 1 Siyuan Rd, Taipei City (台北市思源路1號), tel: (02) 2364-8198. On the Net: www.pipemusic.com.tw

■ Show starts at 7pm tonight and tomorrow, 6:30pm on Sunday

■ Admission is NT$300 in advance and NT$350 at the door for all shows. Tickets can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and www.walkieticket.com as well as at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks

Reggae rock group Hang in the Air (盪在空中), emo/post hardcore outfit Faded Moment (凋零瞬間) and mental band Devil Assassin (惡魔刺客) gather together at the The Park (公園展演空間), the latest installment of the Roxy enterprise, tonight.

■ B1, 27, Fuxing S Rd Sec 2, Taipei City (台北市復興南路二段27號B1), tel: (02) 2705-8600. On the Net: www.theparktaipei.com

■ Show starts at 7:30pm

■ NT$300 in advance and NT$400 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online through www.tickets.books.com.tw and www.indievox.com

Tonight’s roster at indie rock club Revolver include disco/post-punk outfit New Sunglasses (新墨鏡) and Dirty Fiction (髒小說). Wednesday’s main act is Pilots in the Sky and on the Sea (旅人).

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