Katie Noonan, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Australian songstress revisits her popular songs in an intimate performance. (Report, Page 4.) Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $40. The Vaudeville Smash, The Loft, Chevron Island: With supports Soul Simple and Pack Animals. (Report, Page 4.) Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $12. Bubble, Surfers Paradise RSL: Pint-sized, award-winning British comic performs standup. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Jason Machado, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $3. Jam Session, Mermaid Beach Tavern: Open mic night – all musos welcome. Show at 8pm. Jarryd O’Brien, Little Beans: With Katie Who live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Anika Mantell, The Cave: With Doniger Does Dylan live for Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8pm. Free entry. Kenny Slide, Nobby’s Arc: Kenny Slide, featuring Kong On Bass, play Nobby’s Originals. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. Thrash Thursdays, Surfers Beergarden: Live metal and punk bands. Captain Wow, Southport Sharks: Live band plays party hits. Show from 7.30pm. Free entry. Non Cents, Elsewhere: With Sessionkatz, Six Shooter Cahill and Chris Miller on the decks. Tickets $3. Brazilian Forro Trio, Swingin’ Safari: Classic Brazilian music and Forro dance. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5.