Jello Biafra, Coolangatta Hotel: Jello Biafra, former frontman for San Fran punkrock outfit Dead Kennedys, returns to Australia with his band The Guantanamo School Of Medicine. The Celibate Rifles support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $45. Kenny Slide, Burleigh Brewing Company: Kenny Slide plays live for Friday Brew Jams at the Brewhouse Bar. Free popcorn, BYO food and supervised kids welcome. Show from 5pm to 8.30pm. Catfish & The Deejays, Surfers Paradise RSL: Old-school rockers play oldtime hits. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Resident Fridays, Platinum Nightclub: With Craig Roberts, Flash and DJ Tommy. Champagne Jam, RSL Southport: Covers band plays dancefloor favourites. Show at 8pm. Free entry. DJ Sellwood, Komune: With DisCrow and Phats on rotation. Show at 7pm. GCRNB All Stars, EAST: R’n’B tracks with live video mixing for Creme Fridays. Jason Machado Group, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 7.30pm. $5 entry. Beni, Elsewhere: Plays party tunes. Audun and Jaxon support. Tickets $10. Steady Eddy, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Live stand-up for Comedy in The Basement. Show at 8pm. Tickets $22. The Country Kickers, Club Robina: Four-piece play toe tappin’, boot scootin’ country music. Show at 7pm. Free entry.