■ 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$300
Expat indie rock band The Okay Cars and goth-punks Qi Lai Observatory (奇萊山觀測站) play tomorrow at Underworld (地下社會), a small basement club in Taipei. On Saturday,
indie rock trio Fuguko (河豚子) and ambient electronica artist Empty Space on a Chessboard (棋盤上的空格) take to the stage. Pop singer Kiki Ding (丁文琪) and her band Kiki and Friends play on Wednesday, sharing the bill with eclectic guitar rock band Mass Man.
■ B1, 45 Shida Rd, Taipei City (台北市師大路45號B1), tel: (02) 2369-0103. On the Net: www.upsaid.com/underworld
■ Shows run from 9pm to 11pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Underworld is open daily from 9pm, closed on Mondays. Happy hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays before midnight
■ Entrance is NT$300 on Friday and Saturday (includes one drink). Entrance for Wednesday shows is NT$100
Tonight indie rock club Revolver hosts acoustic solo acts. On Friday, hip-hop artist Leo37 takes to the stage, along with DJs Charles, Zo, @llenblow, Katrina, and Sylvain. On Saturday, it’s a drum ‘n’ bass party with DJs Robi Roka, Robin Lai, Subtle, Rich, Bombthreats and Syko and MCs Stoppa and Insatiable.
■ 1-2, Roosevelt Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路一段1-2號), tel: (02) 3393-1678
■ Shows start at 9:30pm
■ Entrance is free tonight. Admission is NT$250 tomorrow and NT$350 on Saturday (free entrance for women), which includes a drink
Pop singer T-Work (陳零九) and Edison M of the pop band 100 Zhongshan Rd (中山路100號) appear tonight at Riverside Cafe (河岸留言). Tomorrow, drummer Chang Wen-kuang (張文光) performs jazz fusion and rock with his quartet. Pop group AltQQDog (中離狗) and hard rock band Mercy Falls take to the stage on Saturday.
■ 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
■ NT$350 tonight and Sunday, NT$400 tomorrow and Saturday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw
Pop rock bands Wildflower (野花), Soundboss and Channel 8 appear tomorrow at Riverside Live House (河岸留言西門紅樓展演館). On Saturday, it’s indie electronica group The Girl and the Robots (女孩與機器人) and artsy indie folk group My 8 Day Weekend (週休八日).
■ 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 8:30pm
■ NT$400 tomorrow and Saturday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw/livehouse or tickets.books.com.tw
Local ska group Skaraoke performs tomorrow at Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge bar that mostly hosts live jazz performers. On Saturday, Ash and Friends play modern jazz standards. On Tuesday, it’s drums/bass/guitar trio Billy the Kid (比利小孩), and on Wednesday, rock jazz trio Electrik Force takes to the stage.
■ 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.sappho102.biz
■ Shows start at 10pm. The venue is closed on Sundays and Mondays