BPM Showcase, The Loft: Live original bands Category 5, Lady Grey, Bonnie Quinlivan, Taylor Moss. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $10. Jason Machado, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $3. Frankie & The Moon, Little Beans: Frankie & The Moon and Daniel Parsons play for Nobby’s Originals. Show 7.30pm. Free entry. Chris Miller, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: With Kaitlin Hawkins for Live Acoustica. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $15. Dion Taylor, The Cave: Dion Taylor and Scott Teelow play live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8pm. Free entry. Kate Leopold, Nobby’s Arc: Kate Leopold and Acousticuted play live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. Thrash Thursdays, Surfers Beergarden: Metal/punk bands. Zookeepers, Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry. Non Cents Elsewhere: Club night with resident DJs. Tickets $3. Sex ’N’ Chocolate, EAST: Live music from local vocal group Sex ’N’ Chocolate for Worship Thursdays Ladies Night. Brazilian Forro Trio, Swingin’ Safari: Classic Brazilian music and Forro dance. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5.