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Events and entertainment listings

By Noah Buchan  /  Staff reporter

Punk outfit Random is among the groups playing tonight at The Wall.

Photo courtesy of Random

Contemporary

Japanese jazz sextet Soil & “Pimp” Sessions will play their version of energetic “death jazz” tomorrow at Legacy Taipei, a venue that hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Taiwan’s Skaraoke, who play a delightful mix of reggae, swing and jazz, will also be on the bill. Skyline Jazz Band performs fusion jazz on Thursday.

■ Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), Center Five Hall (中五館), 1, Bade Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市八德路一段1號).

■ Show starts at 6:30pm tomorrow and 8pm on Thursday

■ Admission is NT$1,800 tomorrow and NT$700 on Thursday. Tickets available through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Painted Sun, the brainchild of A Moving Sound’s Scott Prairie, will play “rock pop opera” on Sunday at Legacy Mini, a spin-off of Legacy Taipei. From Tuesday to Thursday, the club will host its annual Cabaret, featuring a wide range of performers including indie-pop singer-songwriter Peggy Hsu (許哲珮), Aboriginal performer Biung, R&B singer Jiajia (家家) and actors Yang Chian-pei (楊千霈) and Lawrence Ko (柯宇綸).

■ 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$400 on Sunday and NT$600 each for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tickets for the venue’s concerts can be purchased online through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks

Punk outfit Random (隨性樂團), post-hardcore/metalcore act Fish Stick (魚條樂團) and Head Composer (頭部組成者) are among the groups playing tonight at The Wall (這牆), Taipei’s most prominent venue for indie rock artists. Young rockers The Unspoken Rules (潛規則) and CBC will take the stage on Thursday.

■ 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: thewall.tw

■ Show starts at 10pm tonight and tomorrow, 9:30pm on Thursday

■ Tickets cost NT$600 tonight and NT$350 on Thursday, available online through thewall.tw

Tonight is an evening of house, industrial and techno with DJs Turbid Kuei Kuei, Databass, Amoeiba and Acid Billy at indie rock club Revolver. Hateful Respect, Defeat the Giant and Feardrive will play a few sets of new/old school hardcore tomorrow in the early evening. At midnight, the club will host a hip-hop/rap party with MC: Cotc and Kidder. Pop rock, funk and indie rock will shine on Sunday with Bacon Slap and Whateverplay.

■ 1-2, Roosevelt Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路一段1-2號), tel: (02) 3393-1678. On the Net: www.facebook.com/revolver.taipei

■ Show starts at 8:30pm tonight, 6:05pm and midnight tomorrow and 8:30pm on Sunday

■ Admission for all shows is NT$300

Kuo Ming-lung (郭明龍) will play songs from his album Longer Story tonight at Witch House (女巫店), an intimate coffeehouse-style venue in the National Taiwan University area. Tomorrow, Aboriginal singer-songwriter and guitarist Panai will take the stage. Female crooner Zoomie (陳柔米) plays 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

Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館) will tonight host Rock ‘n’ Cheers musical concert with Music Time and Live Band. Tomorrow it’s musical duo ASA, and on Sunday songstress Sabrina Lo (羅莎莎) will celebrate her birthday with a concert.

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