83, JianGuo 3rd Rd., B1, Kaohsiung City (near Kaohsiung
(07) 285-8530, Tony - 0958-533-371
Hours: ATT Music Shop:
Mon - Sat 2 pm-11 pm
ATT Music Club: Open until 3 pm for events
Vorster Transiated by Annie Liu
ATT has been around in Kaohsiung for
a long time, during which it has been the venue for
many memorable parties, bands and other performances.
Recently, ATT has expanded their offering by opening
a music shop right next to the well-known venue. They
stock a wide selection of guitars and accessories, DJ
equipment (mixing tables), vinyl records and sound equipment.
They even have hard-to-come-by magazines and some die-hard
rock 'n roll T-shirts. Musicians and bands are free
to drop by and try out some of the equipment in a comfortable,
supportive setting. In fact, anyone interested in music
is welcome. Event organisers will be interested to know
that ATT Music Shop rents out sound equipment and speakers
at very competitive prices. For more information, contact
The other part of ATT is their club.
This venue can comfortably accommodate a crowd and is
permanently set up to host bands or DJs. They sport
a functioning bar and must be one of the easiest places
to deal with for hosting almost any kind of event. Largely
due to their experience and easy-going attitude. For
more info on hosting events at ATT Club, contact Tony.
So how does this affect those of us who are simply looking
for a fun evening out? Well, if you keep your eyes and
ears open, you will know that ATT have regular events,
ranging from live bands to dance competitions, all of
which are well worth attending. These events are usually
promoted through flyers, posters and word-of-mouth.
One drawback is that ATT can be hard to find. When directly
facing the Kaohsiung Station on JianGuo road, walk two
blocks left and turn left (at the traffic light) into
the alley that has the Family Mart on the corner. You
will see the orange sign over the entrance. Then simply
go in, downstairs to the basement and let the good times