Gig Guide March 25th to 31st

Ultimate Gold Coast Gig Guide March 25th to March 31st 2016 - live music and nightclubs

Gold Coast Gig Guide: Live Music & Nightclubs

The 27th Annual Byron Bay Bluesfest is on this Easter Long weekend. Heaps of artists playing and quite a mix of styles: Jackson Browne, Blind Boys Of Alabama, Archie Roach, Ash Grunwald, Taj Mahal, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, The National, Sahara Beck, City and Colour, UB40, Hussy Hicks and many more. One day passes start at $159 and three/five day passes are also available at the time of this post. More details, full line-up and tickets here.

It’s Punk Night at the Lonestar Tavern this Saturday with World War XXXIV, Secondhand Toothbrush, The Submissives, Dispunktion and Monster Fodder all playing live. It all starts at 8pm and entry is free.

Lastly, the Bluesed and Rooted Festival is on this Sunday down in NSW at the Billinudgel Hotel. It features live music from Mescalito Blues, Paul McMahon, Belle Hendrik’s EXP, Blind Willie Wagtail and more. It all starts at 2pm and entry is free. You can find more info on the Billinudgel Hotel’s Facebook page.

Good Friday March 25th

Live Music
Jackson Dunn (7pm): Boardriders Coolangatta
Bluesfest (see top): Byron Bay
Brett Gannon (6.30pm – 9.30pm): Chevron Renaissance Piazza
Mescalito Blues Duo (8pm): Hard Rock Cafe
Bigfellalinc (9pm): Kitty O’Shea’s Surfers Paradise
Lily Papas: The Loft Chevron Island
Buckman Coe (7pm): Mandala Organic Arts Mermaid Beach
Regan Sharp (8pm): Nobbys Arc Nobby Beach
Cory Hargreaves (1pm): North Kirra SLSC
Fat Albert (7.30pm): Pottsville Sports
Shotgun Duo (8.30pm): Saltbar Kingscliff
Jason Delphin (6pm – 9pm): SkyPoint Q1
Simone Cutting (11am): Tweed Head Bowls Club
Nicky Convine (7.30pm): Seagulls Tweed Heads
Rick Barron (7pm): Tugun Surf Club
Ayla (4pm) + James Johnston and Band (9pm): Twin Towns

Good Friday Special: The Bedroom (Formerly Vanity)
Creme Easter Edition: East Broadbeach
The Boogie Show with Audun + Grivs: Elsewhere Bar
Full House Good Friday: Shooters
Tom Starks: SinCity

Easter Saturday March 26th

Live Music
Michael Eotvos (5pm – 9pm): Atrium Bar
The Lost Knights, Gloria Falling, Cordeaux + Tim Edwards: Benowa Tavern
Sean Fitzgerald (7pm): Boardriders Coolangatta
Nightshift (7pm): Burleigh Bears
Christian Argenti: Burleigh Heads Hotel
Smooth & Groove (7pm): Burleigh Spurts
Bluesfest (see top): Byron Bay
Future Native (7pm): Chevron Island Tavern
Leigh James acoustic (6.30pm – 9.30pm): Chevron Renaissance Piazza
Mikey Edwards (5pm) + The Titanix (10pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Red Dice + Rockabilly Road: Coomera Tavern
Craig Shaw (4pm) + Dance On (8pm): CSi Southport
Those Guys (6pm – 9pm): The Envy Hotel
Agent 77 (9.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
The Triple J’s: The Grand Hotel Labrador
Native Sun Duo (6.30pm): Harrigan’s Drift Inn Jacobs Well
Dave Cavo & Pigeon Boy: Ivory Tavern Tweed Heads
Russ Walker + Mouse (from 8.30pm): J Bar
Down 311 Duo (3pm) + Lisa Hunt (7pm): Kingscliff Beach Hotel
Mick McHugh: Lansdowne Road Irish Pub
Sheridan Vroegop + Josh Mcnz: The Loft Chevron Island
World War XXXIV, Secondhand Toothbrush + more (see top): Lonestar Tavern
Alvin & d’Band Jahbutu: Miami Marketta
House of Hanlon & Can You Feel It Motown Spectacular ($10): NightQuarter
Shem (7pm): Sheoak Shack Fingal Head
Chris Hutchison (5pm – 8pm): SkyPoint Q1
Buddy Love & The Tremors (7.30pm): Southport RSL Palm Lounge
Greg Lyon and the Hip Operation: Southport Sharks
Jo Miguel (7pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Ramjet: Surfers Paradise Beergarden
Hans-Solo (2pm – 5pm): Surfers Sandbar
Funsters (7.30pm): Tweed Head Bowls Club
Lonewolf, The Influence + James Johnston & Band: Twin Towns

Bunny Style Dress-Up Party: The Bedroom (Formerly Vanity)
Sail – A Surreal Voyage: East Broadbeach
Giv, Latour, Boyblewe + Tiafau: Elsewhere Bar
Sunset Sounds: Fishbowl Bar Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Sea Legz + McGill: Icon Coolangatta
Candy Shop with Otto + Fletcher: Love Nightlife
Tigerlily, DJ Flash + J-Muz: Platinum
Yours Truly, Kinloch, Spooner + Mattia Musella: Rattlesnake Motel
Easter Saturday Special: Shooters
DJ Owe: SinCity

Easter Sunday March 27th

Live Music
Fat Albert (1pm): Advancetown Hotel
Nik Phillips (5pm – 9pm): Atrium Bar
Bluesed and Rooted with Mescalito Blues + more (see top): Billinudgel Hotel
Wandering Eyes, Hemingway + Josh Swan (free before 9pm): Broadbeach Tavern
Smooth & Groove (2.30pm): Burleigh Bears
Simon Meola: Burleigh Heads Hotel
Chi Chi (2pm): Burleigh Spurts
Bluesfest (see top): Byron Bay
Skin Deep (6.30pm – 9.30pm): Chevron Renaissance Piazza
Krush: Club Talle Palm Beach
Woody (5pm) + Smashed Crabs (10pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Russell Davey + Hot Pursuit Duo: CSi Southport
Captain Wow (4pm): Currumbin Beach Vikings Surf Club
Soniiq (2.30pm): Currumbin RSL
Michael David Thomas (2pm): Currumbin RSL Deck Acoustics
Amy Billings + Amiel Matthews (2pm – 10pm): The Envy Hotel
Mick McHugh (9pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Sex & Chocolate (2pm): Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Mitch King (2pm – 16pm): Garden Kitchen & Bar Jupiters
The Daisy Dukes: The Grand Hotel Labrador
Hayley Grace Duo (1.30pm): Harrigan’s Drift Inn Jacobs Well‎
Dan Hannaford‬ (9am): Iron & Resin Garage
Michael Hickey: Ivory Tavern Tweed Heads
Chris Hutchison + Mark Bono (from 8.30pm): J Bar
Mason Rack Band (3pm): Kingscliff Beach Hotel
Bigfellalinc (9pm): Kitty O’Shea’s Surfers Paradise
Nicky Convine (3pm): Nobbys Beach Surf Club
Damien Fraser (2.30pm): The Pottsville Tavern
CC The Cat (3pm – 6pm): SkyPoint Q1
Greg Bankx (1pm): Southport RSL Palm Lounge
Nyssa Berger (1pm): Southport Sharks Cabana
Peter Parker (6.30pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Gabrielle Lambe (2pm): Surfers Sandbar
Paradigm (2pm): Tugun Surf Club
Fabian (5.30pm): Tweed Head Bowls Club
Wayne Vitali, Bagman + James Johnston & Band: Twin Towns
Ryan Munro, Bigfellalinc + Emma Whines (8am): Village Markets Paradise Point

The Sunday Sesh: The Bedroom (Formerly Vanity)
John Course, CTRL ALT DEL + more: Cocoon Lounge Bar
Who’s your Daddy Easter Session: East Broadbeach
Justin Jay, Jimmy D + Stretch: Elsewhere Bar
Sunset Sounds: Fishbowl Bar Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Ibiza Lounge Bar (1pm start): Howl At The Moon
Playhouse + Ridgy Didge: Icon Coolangatta
Spooner, Fletcher + McGill: Rattlesnake Motel Coolangatta
Shooters & The Chocolate Factory: Shooters
G-Wizard vs Rave Radio: SinCity
DJ Samrai: Surfers Paradise Beergarden

Easter Monday March 28th

Live Music
Felicity Lawless (6pm): Burleigh Sports Club
Bluesfest (see top): Byron Bay
Rick Barron (2pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Amanda King (8.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Deana Peher (11am): Southport RSL Palm Lounge

Easter Long Weekend Special Event: SinCity

Tuesday March 29th

Live Music
Dirty Groove (7pm – 11pm): Atrium Bar
Jason Delphin (5pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Tyson Faulkner (9pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Mick McHugh Band (7.30pm): Twin Towns
Grant Newsome (10.30am $5/10/15): Twin Towns Showroom

Ladies Night: SinCity

Wednesday March 30th

Live Music
Tuffy (7pm – 11pm): Atrium Bar
Lily Budaisa (6.30pm – 9.30pm): Chevron Renaissance Piazza
Matty TD (5pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Joe Phillips (6.30pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Dudes of Doo Wop (4pm) + Dukes of Earl (7.30pm): Twin Towns

Hump Day Wednesdays: The Bedroom (formerly Vanity)
Vegas Style Wednesdays: SinCity
Urban Sounds with Karavini: Surfers Paradise Beergarden

Thursday 31st

Live Music
Geed Up (7pm – 11pm): Atrium Bar
Scott Whatman (5.30pm): Burleigh Bears
Tommy Memphis (6pm): CSi Southport
Alternator Poetry Jam with Manal Younus: Dust Temple Currumbin
Dean Gray (6pm – 9pm): The Envy Hotel
David Burke (9.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Gavin Doniger solo (5.30pm): Grill’d Coolangatta
Benny Nelson (4pm) + Mojo Jacket (7.30pm): Twin Towns
Jam & Open Mic Night (7pm): Town and Country Motel Nerang

Uni Night: The Bedroom (formerly Vanity)
Cadillac Thursday with Steve Frank + MC XY: East Broadbeach
Running Touch: Elsewhere Bar
Miss Hawaiian Tropic Grand Final: Shooters
R&B Night: SinCity
Brett Allen + James Todman: Surfers Paradise Beergarden

Please confirm details with the venues before heading out as line-ups and times are subject to change. New South Wales venues are listed with NSW times. For venue phone numbers and addresses please visit this page.


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