Honour - Matariki Celebration Concert Tour, Coolangatta Hotel: Showcasing four of New Zealand’s most talented female artists – Betty-Anne Monga, Whirimako Black, Maisey Rika and Ria Hal. Show at 8pm. Tickets $60. Velvet Martini, Palazzo Versace: Live contemporary jazz from 6.30pm. Free entry. Dirt Track Cowboys, Twin Towns: Country musician Adam Brand plays live with good mates Travis Collins and Matt Cornell. Show at 8pm. Tickets $35. Kristen Beradi and John Hoffman, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Kristen Beradi and John Hoffman play popular standards that cover a wide variety of jazz genres. Hosted by Mal Wood. Show at 8pm. Tickets $29. Mustard Duo, RSL Southport: Cover band plays dancefloor favourites. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Steve Frank, EAST: Steve Frank gets the party started for Hedonism Saturdays. Helena, Platinum Nightclub: UKborn and Australian bred Helena owns the decks with help from Katie Valentine and resident DJs Flash and Craig Roberts. Kitsune Club Night, Elsewhere: The UK’s Jerry Bouthier hits the decks with club residents Audun, Stretch and resident Giv. Smokin’ Hot Saturday, Komune: Featuring DJ Flo. Show at 7pm. DJ Tredman, Love Nightlife: DJ Turhan and DJ Tredman spin R’n’B favourites. Electric Samurai, Currumbin RSL: Four-piece band cover rock, funk and new hits. Show at 7pm. Free entry. The Hanlon Brothers, Swingin’ Safari: Live band play soul, R’n’B, dub and reggae. Show at 7pm. Tickets $10. The Avengers, Southport Sharks: Live rock’n’roll tunes. Show 8.30pm. Free entry. Wally and The Gators, Tweed Heads Bowls Club: Covers band plays dancefloor favourites. Bears With Guns, The Loft: Sydney’s Bears With Guns play live indie rock and roots tunes. The Midnight Antics, Anika Mantell and Sarah Shah support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10. International Blues Music Day, Currumbin Tavern: Bluesmen Lee Taylor, Dave, Fergusson and Dave Burgess host this event, featuring The Andrew Baxter Band, The Rectifiers, The Free Radicals and guests. Show from 8pm. Tickets $10.
Tweed Links Music Club Concert, Coolangatta Tweed Heads Golf Club: Enjoy an afternoon of entertainment in the Main Auditorium with the Tweed Links Quartet and Dancers, compered by Bob Green, with entertainment by vocalist Michelle Cook, classical pianist Meredith Callan and young vocalists Rainer Tiffen and Chantal Ward. Show at 2pm. Tickets $6 members and $10 visitors. Catfish and The Deejays, Broadbeach Mall: Johnny O’Keefe’s former drummer, John ‘Catfish’ Purser with his band The Deejays play the last in their series of free monthly outdoor shows under the sails. Show at 11am. Free entry. Royale, Elsewhere: With special guests Sessionkatz and Jaxon. Sunday Jazz Session, Mandala Organic Arts: Live jazz every Sunday. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $3. Wally & The Gators, RSL Southport: Covers band plays dancefloor favourites. Show at 1pm. Free entry. Able Magwitch, Currumbin RSL: Four-piece play 1970s classics. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry. Elegant Shiva, Komune: Byron duo Elegant Shiva play live with Ivory Ghost and The Rumours Live. Ben Amor, The Palmy Cafe: Blues and jazz guitar. Show at 4pm. Free entry. James Diamon Duo, Southport Sharks: Play the Caban Bar from 1-5om, before LOL Crew take over from 6-10pm. Free entry. Reminiscing, Club Robina: Rock ’n’ roll hits. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry. Mamas New Bag, Southern Cross Tavern: One of the Gold Coast’s newest bands, Mamas New Bag boasts some of the country’s most experienced ‘‘old soul’’ blues rock musicians including bass guitarist Geordie Leach (Rose Tattoo) and vocalist Andrea Szabo. Show from 2pm.
Greg Sullivan headlines Comedy in The Basement at The Arts Centre Gold Coast
Iluka plays The Loft on tomorrow night