Ross Noble: Mindblender: Arts Centre Gold Coast: Comedian Ross Noble is known for his fiery and fluid style. He brings his hysterical stand-up show Mindblender to The Arts Centre. Show at 8pm. Tickets $45. BPM Showcase, The Loft: With The Orchard, Jared Porter Band and James Diamond performing live originals. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10. Jason Machado, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 6.30pm. $3 entry. The Lamplights, Arts Centre Gold Coast: Local band The Lamplights play live for Artisan. Dan Hannaford supports. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $15. Thrash Thursdays, Surfers Beergarden: Live metal and punk bands. Zookeepers, Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry. Six Shooter Cahill, Elsewhere: Six Shooter Cahill & Chris Miller up the party vibe for Non Cents. Tickets $3. Sex ’N’ Chocolate, EAST: Live music from local band Sex ’N’ Chocolate for Worship Thursdays Ladies Night. Brazilian Forro Trio, Swingin’ Safari: Classic Brazilian music and Forro dance. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5.