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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

Guntzepaula will play at The Wall on Thursday.

Photo Courtesy of Guntzepaula

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight, the venue hosts a Mando-pop music party with DJs including Hsiao-ying of the Clippers (夾子小應), Waa Wei (魏如萱) and Indie Lord (音地大帝). Former pop diva Delphine Chin (金智娟) returns with two shows tomorrow and on Sunday. On Thursday, ska punk group Destroyers (擊沈女孩), alt-rock band Guntzepaula (槍擊潑辣) and folk rock combo Xing Li Band (行李樂團) take part in the latest installment of The Next Big Thing.

■ 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)

■ Shows start at 8pm except for tonight which begins at 10pm

■ Admission is NT$800 tonight, NT$1,100 tomorrow and on Sunday, NT$200 on Thursday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

It is the release party of Hello Nico’s new EP at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists, tonight, supported by Hong Kong’s Prune Deer (話梅鹿) and China’s 16 Mins (16分鐘). Post-rock combo 2HRs and progressive metal/polyrhythm act Vulner are among the performers on Sunday, followed by punk rock band ChicKNUP (奇克拿), Le’Sens Vie and punk/grunge outfit Raven Flats (烏鴉公寓) 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

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

Hard rock/metal group Claymore (克雷魔) celebrates the release of its new EP tonight at the The Park (公園展演空間), the latest installment of the Roxy enterprise, together with power/progressive metal act Animanick and melodic/metal group Minstrel (吟遊家).

■ 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$450 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online through www.indievox.com

Tonight, Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties, hosts an electronic party with a company of DJs including Gary/Sabe (阿米巴原蟲), Soma, Acid Billy and +- (加減), followed by a jam session with Sonic Deadhorse, Puzzle Man, Sheng (晟), Decagram and WSW.

■ 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 10m

■ Admission is NT$400 in advance and NT$600 at the door, available online through www.walkieticket.com.

Tonight, Floaty brings a mix of punk, garage and surf rock at indie rock club Revolver, joined by all-woman grunge/punk act Gonzo and death metal/crust punk outfit Bitch Finder. Tomorrow, the venue hosts Unmatched Beats, a party said to break all the rules, featuring DJs spinning crossover music. Participating DJs include BunjiBeat, SwingChild and Neker. Sunday’s lineup is formed by indie rockers Hippocampus (海馬迴) and Multiverse (平行宇宙), while noise pop/post-punk band Colored Whale (染色鯨魚) and Inexplicable a Day (莫名其妙的一天) each plays a set on Wednesday.

■ 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 10pm tonight, tomorrow and on Wednesday, 8pm on Sunday

■ Entrance is NT$300 tonight, NT$200 tomorrow, on Sunday and Wednesday

Kenyatta Funksters play 60’s to 90’s rock ‘n’ roll and funk music by request at Bobwundaye (無問題), a small pub on Heping East Road (和平東路) in Taipei, tonight.

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