■ 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
Indian musician Copper King performs tomorrow at Kafka by the Sea (海邊的卡夫卡), a coffee house-cum-music and arts venue
■ 2F, 2, Ln 244, Roosevelt Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路三段244巷2號2樓). On the Net: www.kafkabythe.blogspot.tw
■ Show starts at 8pm. Cafe/bookstore opens noon to midnight Sundays through Thursdays, noon to 2am Fridays and Saturdays
■ Free admission
The N.Y. Spirits (野生仙人掌) perform avant-garde and post-bop tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言) with saxophonist Terry Hsieh (謝明諺). Mando-pop singer Will Lin (林威良) takes the stage tomorrow. Pop musician Denise Juan (阮丹青) performs on Sunday. CMO (CMO樂團) plays soul, blues and rock on Wednesday. Overdrive is also on the bill. On Thursday it is singer and guitarist Nawan (阿修). Paiwan-Amis ensemble Mafana will also perform.
■ 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 tonight, Wednesday and Thursday, 8:30pm tomorrown and 8pm on Sunday
■ Admission is NT$400 tonight, NT$500 tomorrow, NT$550 on Sunday and NT$350 on Wednesday and Thursday, available through www.indievox.com and tickets.books.com.tw
Soul/funk combo DC & the Funky Duds perform tonight at Sappho Live, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Jazz trio Sonus De Gaya performs tomorrow. Featuring drummer Adam Sorensen, Adam James Sorensen Quartet will take the stage on Wednesday. The Monday Club trio plays on Thursday.
■ 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
■ Entrance is NT$400 today and tomorrow and NT$300 on Wednesday and Thursday
Folk rocker Cliff (克里夫, real name Huang Ke-wei 黃科維) will perform tomorrow at There Cafe & Live House (那兒咖啡), a venue for indie music in Taoyuan.
■ B1, 454, Fuxing Rd, Taoyuan City (桃園市復興路454號B1), tel: (03) 339-8819.
■ Show starts at 7:30pm
■ Admission is NT$400, available through tickets.books.com.tw and www.indievox.com
Punk group Fire Ex (滅火器) will take the stage tomorrow at Legacy Taichung, a spin-off of Legacy Taipei. On Sunday, it is indie pop rock group Amazing Show (美秀集團).
■ 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.
■ Show starts at 8pm tomorrow and Sunday at 7:30pm
■ Admission is NT$1,200 tomorrow and NT$650 on Sunday, available through www.indievox.com and at 7-Eleven ibon kiosks
Indie rockers Fogbow (霧虹) perform tonight at TCRC (前科累累俱樂部), a small venue for independent musicians and local artists in Tainan. Everfor is also on the bill.
■ B1, 314, Simen Rd Sec 2, Tainan City (台南市西門路二段314號B1), tel: (06) 222 3238.
■ Show starts at 8pm
■ Admission is NT$250, available at www.indievox.com
Instrumental group Sandbox (沙盒樂團) and funk/blues/alternative band Iron Punch (鐵擊) take the stage tomorrow at The Mercury (水星酒館), an indie rock club in Kaohsiung.
■ 46 Liwen Rd, Kaohsiung City (高雄市立文路46號), tel: (07) 550-8617.
■ Show starts at 8pm
■ Entrance is NT$350, available at www.indievox.com