Cory Branan, The Loft: American singer and songwriter Cory Branan shares the stage with Calan Mai and Hello Tari. Show at 8pm. $18 entry. Frazer Goodman, The Vault: Singer and pianist Frazer Goodman performs a blend of blues, funk and soulful grooves. Show at 7pm. Uke Night, Tumbulgum Tavern: With Stukulele and Miss Amber. Bring your ukulele – the songs and chords are projected on the big screen so you can strum along. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $10. Jason Machado, Mandala Organic Arts: Live Brazilian popular music. Show at 6.30pm. Tickets $3. Kate Leopold, Little Beans: Kate Leopold, Nige and Rhea Robertson perform 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. African Caravan, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Worldclass West African musicians Keyim Ba bring the rhythm, dance and music of Africa to the stage. Pinksta support. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $26. Scott Cleaver, Elsewhere: Scott Cleaver, Six Shooter Cahill and Chris Miller on the decks for Non Cents. Tickets $3. Sex ’N’ Chocolate, EAST: Live music from local vocal group Sex ’N’ Chocolate for Worship Ladies Night. Supper Club, Saltbar at Kingscliff: Comedian Mandy Nolan is joined by comedy hypnotist Wayne Donnelly. Show at 7.30pm. Tickets $15. Reggaeton, Swingin’ Safari: Peruvian brothers Italo and Enrique play Latino tunes. Show at 8pm. Tickets $5. Thursday Music Lounge, The Palmy Cafe: Three local acts perform their original tunes. Show at 6.30pm. Free entry.