■ Show starts at 8pm. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ Admission is NT$400, available online through www.indievox.com
Singaporean singer Chriz Tong (湯薇恩) will perform tonight at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). Tomorrow the venue will host its 1976 New Years Party with indie act 1976 on the bill.
■ 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
■ Shows start at 8pm
■ Admission is NT$400 tonight and NT$500 tomorrow, available through www.indievox.com and tickets.books.com.tw
It’s Friend’s Fusion Night tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言), with saxophone player Tung Shuen-wen (董舜文) and his band: guitarists Eric Chuang (莊智淵) and Chen Kuan-hao (陳冠皓), bassist Liu Hsuen-wu (劉鳳武) and Chen Kuan-yi (陳冠毅) on drums. Tomorrow it’s jazz group Yuan Cuan (元冠). Sunday’s roster includes Aboriginal trio Black, White and Copper (黑白銅) and C chord (嘻扣樂團). Six-piece jazz ensemble To Night performs on Wednesday.
■ 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 tonight at 9:30pm, tomorrow and Sunday at 9pm and Wednesday at 8:30pm
■ Admission is NT$400 tonight and tomorrow, NT$350 on Sunday and NT$250 on Wednesday available through www.indievox.com
Soul/funk combo DC & the Funky Duds perform tonight at Sappho Live, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Tomorrow the venue will host an evening of live music to benefit Doctors without Borders and the work they are doing in Syria. DC Rapier, The Flat Fives, The Poor House and a host of others will perform. Jazz, Latin and free improvisation flutist Lorenzo Colocci will perform on Wednesday. On Thursday, Trio Da-Mo will play jazz standards.
■ B1, 1, Ln 102, Anhe Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市安和路一段 102 巷1號 B1), tel: (02) 2700-5411. On the Net: www.sappholive.com
■ Shows start at 9:30pm, except for tomorrow’s show, which starts at 8pm
■ Entrance is NT$400 tonight, NT$500 tomorrow, NT$300 on Wednesday and Thursday
TADA Ark (TADA方舟), a music venue located inside the Taichung Cultural & Creative Industries Park (台中文化創意產業園區) in Taichung, will host a concert tomorrow with all-female Japanese rock band Gacharic Spin, drum and bass group The Game Shop and Knock Out Monkey.
■ 362, Fuhsing Rd Sec 3, Taichung City (台中市復興路三段362號), tel: (04) 2229-0989. On the Net: www.tadaark.com.tw
■ Shows start at 5pm
■ Admission is NT$1,800, available through www.indievox.com
Mando-pop singer/songwriter Hsiao Hung-jen (蕭閎仁) croons tomorrow at Legacy Taichung, a spin-off of Legacy Taipei. Psychedelic rock act The Gigantic Roar (巨大的轟鳴) will perform on Sunday.
■ 117, Anhe Rd, Taichung City (台中市安和路117號), tel: (04) 2359-8780. On the Net: www.legacy.com.tw/taichung.
■ Shows start at 8pm tonight and Sunday
■ Admission is NT$1,000 tonight and NT$700 Sunday. Tickets available through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks
Brit-pop/post-punk act Parallel Output (平行輸出) and John Suming (約翰淑敏), singer and multi-instrumentalist from the popular college rock band Totem (圖騰), will perform tomorrow at TCRC (前科累累俱樂部), a small venue for independent musicians and local artists in Tainan.
■ B1, 314, Simen Rd Sec 2, Tainan City (台南市西門路二段314號B1), tel: (06) 222 3238.