Folk rocker Connie Lu (呂莘) will perform tonight 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
■ Admission is NT$500, available through www.indievox.com and tickets.books.com.tw
Puyuma group Paliulius Band takes the stage tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Ape (高愷蔚) will throw down some hip hop tomorrow. Several pop musicians will perform together on Sunday, including Pink Animals (粉色動物合唱團) and Justin Chung (鍾鎮宇).
■ 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
■ Admission is NT$400 tonight and tomorrow and NT$350 on Sunday, available through www.indievox.com and tickets.books.com.tw
Canadian jazz guitarist Roy Patterson, a past winner of the Prix de Jazz at the Montreal Jazz Festival, will appear tonight with his quartet at Sappho Live, a late-night lounge bar that hosts mostly jazz shows. Balkazar will have you shaking your bones to their version of Balkan music with a twist of funk, tomorrow. On Thursday, it’s the venue’s Story Slam, an evening of competitive storytelling. Story tellers are given seven minutes to tell a true, personal story fitting a pre-assigned theme that will be judged by people chosen randomly from the audience. Details available through the venue’s Web site.
■ 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 tonight and tomorrow and 9pm on Thursday
■ Entrance is NT$400 tonight and tomorrow and NT$200 on Thursday
Ska-punk group Mary Bites Kerry (瑪莉咬凱利) continues their cross nation tour tomorrow at TCRC (前科累累俱樂部), a small venue for independent musicians and local artists in Tainan. Surf rock band Los Coronados (可樂娜多汁合唱團) is also on the bill. Grunge rockers Slack Tide, solo rocker Hung Sheng-hao (洪申豪) and post-punk/garage rock band Tight Tight Crotch (緊褲襠) perform on Sunday.
■ B1, 314, Simen Rd Sec 2, Tainan City (台南市西門路二段314號B1), tel: (06) 222 3238.
■ Shows start at 8pm tomorrow and 4pm Sunday
■ Admission is NT$300 tomorrow and NT$350 Sunday, available at www.indievox.com
Grunge rockers Slack Tide take the stage tomorrow at The Mercury (水星酒館), an indie rock club in Kaohsiung. VOOID is also set to perform.
■ 46 Liwen Rd, Kaohsiung City (高雄市立文路46號), tel: (07) 550-8617.
■ Show starts at 7:30pm
■ Entrance is NT$300, available at www.indievox.com
It’s a night of punk and post rock Wednesday at Sound Live House (迴響音樂藝文展演空間), an independent venue for music performances and art exhibitions in Taichung, with Formosa Black Bear (台灣黑熊), Cruising (徐行) and Soy Milk Slide (豆漿滑水道) all taking the stage.
■ B1-1, 429, Henan Rd Sec 2, Greater Taichung (台中市河南路二段429號B1-1), tel: (04) 2451-1989. On the Net: soundlivehouse.msmusic.com.tw
■ Show starts at 7pm
■ Admission is NT$300, available through www.walkieticket.com and www.indievox.com
Rock is on the menu tonight at Paramount Bar (百樂門酒館), an indie rock club in Kaohsiung, with Fuermosha (暖嶼), Magic Stallions (妙蛙種馬) and Mint Green Mill (薄荷綠工廠).
■ 70 Minzu 1st Rd, Kaohsiung City (高雄市三民區民族一路70號), tel: (07) 389-0501
■ Show starts at 7:30pm
■ Entrance is NT$400, available through www.indievox.com