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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporter

Frande plays tomorrow at Legacy Taipei.

Photo courtesy of Frande

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Tonight’s spotlight is on Trash, a group that blends inspiration from Brit pop, alternative rock and grunge. Dream pop outfit Frande (法蘭黛) takes the stage tomorrow, and it is Japanese pop rocker Nano on Sunday.

■ 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, 7:30pm tomorrow, 6pm on Sunday

■ Admission is NT$700 tonight, NT$800 tomorrow, NT$2,000 on Sunday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com, www.kham.com.tw or at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Girugamesh, a Japanese visual kei metal band, plays tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists.

■ 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

■ Show starts at 8pm

■ Admission is NT$1,800. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com

It is live music with folk group Chairs (椅子), post-rock/folk ensemble Autumn Tea (秋水茶) and Prince (火焰王子) tonight at Pipe Live Music, a main venue for indie music and parties. Later the same night, the venue hosts an electronica party featuring DJs Barfly, Black Na and DJ-SW spinning psychedelic break beats as well as live performances by guitarist Noki Chun and Dark Lo. Japanese folk musician and poet Tomokawa Kazuki performs tomorrow, accompanied by Taiwanese noise-maker Dawang Huang (黃大旺). Sunday’s main act is alternative/folk rock band I am not Dorothy (不是桃樂絲).

■ 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 on Sunday, 11pm for the late-night party, 8pm tomorrow

■ Admission is NT$350 tonight and on Sunday, NT$500 for the late-night party, NT$1,500 tomorrow, Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.walkieticket.com, www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks

Paiwan Fingerstyle guitarist Baobu Badulu (保卜) is scheduled tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Sirius Sharp (天狼星口琴樂團), a trio of harmonica virtuosos, performs tomorrow.

■ 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

Tonight, Zamar (薩瑪合唱團) plays eclectic music ranging from jazz and rock to Aboriginal and African beats at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館).

■ 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 8pm

■ Entrance is NT$ NT$400. Tickets available through www.indievox.com and tickets.books.com.tw

Mando-pop singer Candice Lin (林吟蔚) sings tomorrow at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Sunday’s lineup is formed by pop rock outfits Ricing Star (米星星) and Huoyaodays (火曜日樂團).

■ 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

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