■ Entrance fee for music shows is NT$300
Hong Kong singer Denis Ng (吳彤 ) and Angel Chen (陳思函) perform tonight at Riverside Music Cafe (河岸留言). Jazz sextet Timeless Fusion Party (無限融合樂團) appears tomorrow. Super Idol finalist Kevin Wu (吳海文) and Chen Yon-lon (陳永龍) are on Saturday’s lineup, followed by another Super Idol contestant, Lin Chung-hsin (林宗興), on Sunday.
■ 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, 9:30pm tomorrow, 9pm Saturday and 8pm Sunday
■ Entrance fee is NT$350 tonight, NT$400 tomorrow, Saturday and Sunday
Comedian Teng Chih-hung (鄧志鴻), famous for his political impersonations, appears at Riverside Live House in Ximending tonight and tomorrow. Sunday’s roster features indie rockers Clockworkers (發條人) and Crystal Dancer (舞璃).
■ 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 tonight and tomorrow at 7:30pm and Sunday at 8:30pm
■ Entrance fee is NT$800 tonight and tomorrow, and NT$400 on Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online through www.riverside.com.tw/livehouse and tickets.books.com.tw
Punk rockers Floaty and Inhuman Band (非人物種) perform at Underworld (地下社會) tomorrow night. Japanese rockers Tonic appear with the Flamencos on Saturday.
■ 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
■ Music shows run from 9:30pm to 11:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays and 9pm to 11pm on Wednesdays. Underworld is open daily from 9pm, closed on Mondays. Happy Hour on Tuesdays and Thursdays before midnight
■ Entrance is NT$300, which includes one drink
Sappho de Base, a late-night lounge and jazz venue, hosts fusion jazz performer MAS tonight. The Yellow Lighter Dogma makes its farewell Taipei performance tomorrow and Musa’s Trio appears Saturday.
■ 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 10pm tonight and tomorrow, and 11pm on Saturday
■ Entrance is NT$200
It’s Band Night tonight and tomorrow night at Revolver. Tonight’s lineup is Revolting Society (背骨), Panzer Warfare, No Order and DJ Physical Chemical Brother (理化兄弟). Tomorrow is the release party of Slack Tide’s latest EP, with Manic Sheep and OK Cars and several DJs also performing. The Black as Day, White as Night party on Saturday includes indie rock group Peaks, psychedelic rockers Blind Acid Date and DJs. Attendance in costume is strongly requested.
■ 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 tonight, 10pm tomorrow and 10pm Saturday
■ Entrance is NT$200 tonight, NT$250 Friday and NT$350 Saturday. All fees include one drink
Acclaimed Aboriginal singer Samingad (紀曉君) performs every Thursday at EZ5 Live House, which hosts Mando-pop singers backed by a live band every night. Highlights for the week ahead include male crooner Shin Lung (辛龍), who performs every Saturday, and Tiger Huang (黃小琥), who performs on Wednesdays.
■ 211, Anhe Rd Sec 2, Taipei City (台北市安和路二段211號), tel: (02) 2738-3995. On the Net: visit www.ez5.com.tw