Gig Guide October 30th to November 5th

The Paper Kites play a Gold Coast gig at Soundlounge this Friday October 30th 2015

The Paper Kites play at Soundlounge this Friday (photo @jacksonloria)

Gold Coast Gig Guide: Live Music & Nightclubs

Hussy Hicks launch their single “That Old Heartache” at Currumbin Creek Tavern this Friday. Californian band Allensworth will also be playing: you can get tickets for $10 plus booking fee here.

The 2015 Island Vibe Festival is on this weekend over on Stradbroke Island. This soul, reggae, bass & island culture styled event features a massive line-up which includes Melbourne Ska Orchestra, Natiruts, ZIon Train, Bankrupt Billionaires, Chocolate Strings, Felicity Lawless, Katia Demeester and almost a gazillion others. There are also workshops, a market, an area for the kids and more. Round 4 Adult tickets are $225 plus booking fee, day tickets start at $65 and the capacity is capped at 2500. More info and tickets here.

The Grass Roots Music Festival is on in the Brisbane Botanic Gardens this Sunday. This alcohol-free event features artists including 8 Ball Aitken, Hussy Hicks, Brendan Radford, Tigerlily and Livi Robbins. Entry is free: more information can be found here.

The Andromeda Festival is also on this weekend at Ivory’s Rock. This electronic music festival features performances from Black Jazz Consortium, Echo Inspectors, Fantastic Man, Tuff Sherm and more. Capacity is capped at 500 and tickets are $120 plus booking fee: more information and tickets here.

The Decades Festival takes place this Saturday in Strathpine. The line-up includes Cold Chisel, The Living End, Something For Kate, Suze DeMarchi and more. For more details and tickets ($99) please check out the official website.

Friday October 30th

Live Music
Carter Roser (5pm – 9pm): Atrium Bar
Paul Atkins (6.30pm): The Avenue
Alexander William (5pm – 8.30pm): Burleigh Brewing Co
Simon Meola (9pm): Burleigh Heads Hotel
Halloween at B.U.D. with Lazy Eye ($15 BYO): Burleigh Underground Drummers
Eilish Ellen: Chevron Lane
Paul Kerin (5pm) + Agent 77 (10pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Sarah Frank (8.30pm): Coolangatta Sands Hotel
Nicky Convine (6.30pm): Coomera Waters Tavern
Richie Williams (7.30pm) Currumbin Beach Vikings Surf Club
Hussy Hicks + Allensworth (see top): Currumbin Creek Tavern
Old Skool (7pm): Currumbin RSL
Hunter and Smoke (5.30pm – 8.30pm): Dbar Coolangatta
Kill Your EMO Darlings With Love ($13.30): Elsewhere Bar
The Pulse (9.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Amanda King (7pm): First Avenue Tavern
Pin Up Girls: The Grand Hotel Labrador
Andromeda Festival (see top): Ivory’s Rock
Russ Walker + Michael Eotvos: J Bar
Richie Williams (7pm): Kingscliff Beach Hotel
Tropical Zombie (7pm): Komune Coolangatta
Haba Dudes, The Goldhearts + Stara Jane: The Loft Chevron Island
Taylor (from 5pm): Miami Marketta
Mr Troy (7.15pm): The Pottsville Tavern
The Paper Kites + Patrick James ($25 + BF): Soundlounge Currumbin
Jimmy Saint and the Sinners, Tangerine, Pirates of the Tempest, Lotus Ship, Droll, Willderness and Kayu: Southport Sharks
Ben Gilgen (7pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Island Vibe Festival (see top): Stradbroke Island
Ella Fence + Alone Alaska (5.30pm): Summertime Sessions Mudgeeraba
Jumpstart: Surfers Paradise Beergarden
Downlode: Wallaby Hotel Mudgeeraba

Otto, Stacks, Ulahz + Mazuradi: Club Boutique Surfers Paradise
Back to the 80s & 90s Night: East Broadbeach
Hip Hop/R&B Night with Chaser + Glazer: Icon Coolangatta
Mood Swing with Fletcher Kirkman + LP: Love Nightlife
Uproot, Shwado, Mkchunk, Heizer + Mattia Musella: Rattlesnake Motel
Full House Day of the Dead: Shooters
Tom Starks: SinCity
Jake Carmody: Vanity

Halloween – Saturday October 31st

Live Music
​Tyrone Noonan + Angel (from 5pm): Atrium Bar
Cory Hargreaves: The Avenue
Christian Argenti (9pm): Burleigh Heads Hotel
Masters of Rock Tribute ($15): Burleigh Town Tavern
Scott Dalton (4pm): Cafe Catalina
Nyssa Berger (5pm): Compadres Broadbeach
Kisschasy + Luca Brasi ($30 + BF 8pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Mouse (5pm) + The Cover Ups (10pm): Coolangatta Hotel downstairs bar
Hayden Hack (8.30pm): Coolangatta Sands Hotel
Brett Gannon: Coomera Waters Tavern
Julie Hayes (5.30pm – 8.30pm): Dbar Coolangatta
Bigfellalinc (6pm): The Envy Hotel
Agent 77 (9.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar
Andrew Baxter (2pm): House Of Brews
Wasabi: The Grand Hotel Labrador
Andromeda Festival (see top): Ivory’s Rock
Brad Lee + ​Dan England: J Bar
Josh Lee Hamilton (7pm): Kingscliff Beach Hotel
Lucy and the Wayward Suns, Pauly B, Peter Korzuch + Rob Thompson: The Loft
Wandering Eyes (from 4pm): Miami Marketta
Goons Of Doom + Jimmy The Saint & The Sinners ($10): Miami Shark Bar
Shotgun Duo (8.30pm): Saltbar Kingscliffe
Rockks (7.30pm): Southport RSL Palm Lounge
Lady Gaga Tribute (8.30pm): Southport Sharks
Jo Miguel (7pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Island Vibe Festival (see top): Stradbroke Island
Decades Festival with Cold Chisel + more (see top): Strathpine
Fat Albert (10pm): Surfers Paradise Beergarden

SKULL Halloween Night: Club Boutique Surfers Paradise
The Zombie Prom: East Broadbeach
James Francis, Tiafau, Latour + Giv: Elsewhere Bar
Sunset Sounds: Fishbowl Bar Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Shearer, Billy the Kid + Deezee: Icon Coolangatta
Spooner, Clueloose, Vass, Sea Legs + DJ Flo: Komune Coolangatta
Freak Show: Love Nightlife
Thriller with DJ C-Barts: Melbas on the Park
Brooklyn, DJ Flash + J-Muz: Platinum
Tom & Jarry DJs, Fletcher, Vices, Mattia Musella + Roger Grassi: Rattlesnake
Zannon: Shooters
The Haunted City: SinCity
Jake Carmody & Jesse Boyle: Vanity

Sunday November 1st

Live Music
Bill Jacobi (1pm): Advancetown Hotel
The Triple J’s (9.30pm): The Avenue
Grass Roots Music Festival (see top): Brisbane Botanic Gardens
The Vanns, The Pinheads + Jesse Pumphrey: Broadbeach Tavern Sounds of Sunday
Sunday Unplugged Acoustic Session (1pm): Burleigh Heads Hotel
Jacob Lee (3pm): Cafe Catalina
The Titanix (2pm): Coolangatta Hotel
Leigh James (4pm): Coolangatta Sands Hotel
Future Native Unplugged (4pm): Currumbin Beach Vikings Surf Club
Smooth & Groove (1.30pm): Currumbin RSL
Dean Gray (1pm): Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
The Very: The Grand Hotel Labrador
Cory Hargreaves (4pm): Greenmount Beach Surf Club
Andromeda Festival (see top): Ivory’s Rock
Bigfellalinc (8pm): Kitty O’Shea’s Surfers Paradise
Nick Waters (2.30pm): The Pottsville Tavern
Island Vibe Festival (see top): Stradbroke Island
Ruby Montey + Ondre Solien (from 8.30am): Village Markets Burleigh Heads

Royale with Jayboy, Jimmy D + Stretch: Elsewhere Bar
Sunset Sounds: Fishbowl Bar Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
Play: Shooters
Sunday Session with Brett Allen: Surfers Paradise Beergarden
The Sunday Session: Vanity

Monday November 2nd

Live Music
Agent 77 (9.30pm): The Avenue
Natiruts + Nattali Rize (check with venue re: tickets): Coolangatta Hotel
Amanda King (8.30pm): Fiddlers Green Irish Bar

Industry Night: SinCity

Melbourne Cup Day – Tuesday November 3rd

Live Music
Venus Envy Duo (7pm): Atrium Bar
Hanlon Brothers (9.30pm): The Avenue
Russ Walker (1pm): Fisherman’s Wharf Tavern
The Shapes: The Grand Hotel Labrador
The Dirty Channel: Kingscliff Beach Hotel
The Accidents: Melbas on the Park
Amanda King (1pm): Sanctuary Cove Golf and Country Club
Ben Gilgen (midday): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Nicky Convine (7pm): Waxy’s Irish Pub

Melbourne Cup After-Party (from 5pm): East Broadbeach
Ladies Night: SinCity

Wednesday November 4th

Live Music
Tyrone Noonan (7pm): Atrium Bar
Stevenson Street (9.30pm): The Avenue
Open Mic Night: The Loft Chevron Island
Joe Phillips (6.30pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina

Vegas Style Wednesdays: SinCity
Urban Sounds with Karavini: Surfers Paradise Beergarden
Hump Day Party: Vanity

Thursday November 5th

Live Music
Hans-Solo (8pm): 1two3 Dining & Lounge Bar Broadbeach
Geed Up (7pm): Atrium Bar
Agent 77 (9.30pm): The Avenue
Jam Night (7pm): Coolangatta Sands Hotel
Nicky Convine (5.30pm): Grill’d Coolangatta
Jam Night: The Loft Chevron Island
The Vernons + Iluka: Miami Marketta
Greg Josephson (6.30pm): Spaghetti and Jazz Robina
Gold Coast Muso’s Jam (8pm): Wallaby Hotel Mudgeeraba

Bump n Grind: Club Boutique Surfers Paradise
Arno All Stars: Elsewhere Bar
R&B Thursdays: SinCity
Brett Allen + James Todman: Surfers Paradise Beergarden
Uni Night: Vanity

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


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