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Events and entertainment listings

By Ho Yi  /  Staff reporters

Iron House takes the stage at In Our Time tonight.

Photo courtesy of Iron House

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Chinese indie rocker Li Zhi (李志) takes the stage tonight. There is a Mando-pop party tomorrow, featuring Taiwanese singer Shih Wen-bin (施文彬) and blind crooner Li Bing-huei (李炳輝). Indie act Chocolate Tiger (猛虎巧克力) plays 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 and on Sunday, 9pm tomorrow

■ Admission is NT$1,200 tonight, NT$800 tomorrow, NT$700 on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks.

Tomorrow’s spotlight is on Japanese veteran rocker Yoshiki Fukuyama at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists. One Way Street swings from metalcore, post-rock to electronic beats on Sunday.

■ 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 6pm tomorrow and 7:30pm on Sunday

■ Admission is NT$2,000 tomorrow and NT$250 on Sunday, available online through thewall.tw or www.ticket.com.tw.

Brit-rock band Decadent (廢結合) and funk/rock group GGBrotherz (把妹哥) are among the performers tonight at indie music venue APA Mini (小地方展演空間), while electronic folk combo WWWW (落差草原) plays songs from their new album tomorrow. Solo act Hom Shenhao (洪申豪) plays a gig on Sunday.

■ B1,147, Hangzhou S Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市杭州南路一段147號B1), tel: (02) 2327-8658. On the Net: www.facebook.com/apamini

■ Show starts at 7:30pm tonight, 8pm tomorrow and on Sunday

■ Admission is NT$350 tonight, NT$400 tomorrow, NT$500 on Sunday, available through www.indievox.com

It is live music with punk rockers SADOG, punk act Horizon and pop group Crossroad (十字路口) tonight at Pipe Live Music, a venue for indie music and parties. Tomorrow, the venue hosts an electro-industrial party, featuring DJs Sonic Deadhorse, Billy Drummed and B.B.

■ 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 7:30pm tonight and 11pm tomorrow

■ Admission is NT$350 tonight and NT$600 tomorrow. Tickets available online through www.walkieticket.com, www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon and FamilyMart (全家) FamiPort kiosks

Tomorrow, Coromandel Express (科羅曼德融和樂團) fuses traditional sounds of North and South India with jazz, Western classical and other world music at Legacy Mini, a spin-off of Legacy Taipei. Pop act Ko Chih-tang (柯智棠) plays on Sunday.

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

■ Shows start at 8pm

■ Admission is NT$450 tomorrow and NT$500 on Sunday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Indie folk combo Winking Owl appears tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Folk rock band Pink Haze play tomorrow. Experimental musician and sound artist Wang Yu-jun (王榆鈞) performs with Time (時間樂隊) 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

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