Songwriters Circle, The Loft, Chevron Island: Mark Boulle, Stephanie Pickett and David Aurora perform live originals. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $10. Jason Machado, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $3. BluesCorp, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Local bluesfunk dance band plays live. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $15. Anika Mantell, Little Beans: Anika Mantell and Joshua Lovegrove play live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Ashley Perrow, The Cave: Ashley Perrow and The Midnight Antics Experience play live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8pm. Free entry. Jordan Lawrence, Nobbys Arc: Jordan Lawrence and Benny D. Williams play live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. Thrash Thursdays, Surfers Beergarden: Live metal and punk bands. Zookeepers, Southport Sharks: Covers and modern jive live from 7.30pm. Free entry. Marley Stecklebruck, Elsewhere: Marley Stecklebruck, Six Shooter Cahill and Chris Miller are on rotation for Non Cents. Tickets $3. Sex ’N’ Chocolate, EAST: Live music from local vocal group Sex ’N’ Chocolate for Worship Ladies Night. Brazilian Forro Trio, Swingin’ Safari: Classic Brazilian music and Forro dance. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5.