Kasey Chambers, Twin Towns: Country music star Kasey Chambers plays her hits with special guests Ashleigh Dallas (see report, Page 4), Bill Chambers and Harry Hookey. Show at 8.30pm. Tickets $30 to $50. Wayne Foster, The Vault: Covers hits by artists including James Brown, Ray Charles and Sam Cooke. Nicole ParkerBrown warms up the stage for Jazz and Shiraz from 4pm, with Foster from 7pm. Free entry. Phil Barlow & The Wolf, Miami Marketta, Rabbit + Cocoon: Five-piece band plays a mix of blues, rock, funk and reggae. (Report, Page 5.) Pubrock The Band, Currumbin Creek Tavern: Quartet debuts its live show with a set of rock’n’roll covers. Show at 8pm. Free Entry. Double Lined Minority, Miami Tavern: Local band plays live with supports The Orchard, Your Favorite Enemies and Timber Bones. Show at 8pm. Bob Evans, The Soundlounge: Frontman for alt-rock band Jebediah plays a solo show full of folk-pop tunes. The Altais support. Tickets $20 to $25. Living on a Prayer, Runaway Bay Tavern: Bon Jovi tribute show. Show at 8pm. The Evershow, Burleigh Brewing Company: Free popcorn, BYO food and supervised kids welcome. Show from 5pm to 8.30pm. AutoErotique, Platinum Nightclub: With suppports Flash and Craig Roberts. Slique Duo, RSL Southport: Covers band plays live. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Unlucky for Some, Komune: King of Spin DJ competition winners Deuces debut behind the decks. Roger Grassi supports. Show at 7pm. GCRNB All Stars, EAST: Catch the hottest R’n’B tracks with live video mixing for Creme Fridays. Bleeding Knees Club, Elsewhere: Local pop-punk duo plays live with Major Leagues and White Lodge. Melbourne’s Boogs and resident Audun support. Tickets $15. DJ vs One, Swingin’ Safari: Deep, dusky grooves. Show at 8pm. Tickets $15. Adam Rozenbachs, The Arts Centre Gold Coast: Adam Rozenbachs does live stand-up for Comedy in The Basement. Show at 8pm. Tickets $25. Amy Shark, The Loft: Local muso celebrates new beginnings with an EP launch. (Report, Page 5.) Perth’s James Teague and Rhea Robertson support. Show at 8pm. The Seven Deadly Sins Party, Love Nightlife: Featuring Sirens of Sin and Heat 4 of the Mr Lovalicious Male Model Search. Lauren Lucille Band, Southport Sharks: Live jazz and pop. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. Smooth & Groove, Currumbin RSL: Trio plays party hits. Show at 7pm. Free entry.
The Festival of AB, Currumbin Creek Tavern: Tumbleweed headline this concert to raise funds for the family of late Gold Coast surfboard shaper Allan Byrne, who passed away two weeks ago after a motorcycle accident in Bali. Melbourne rockers Money For Rope and other local acts join the bill. Raffles and giveaways on the night, including a brand new hand-shaped AB board – one of the last to leave his factory. Doors open 6pm. Tickets $50 (+bf) via Oztix. Velvet Martini, Palazzo Versace: Live contemporary jazz from 6.30pm. Free entry. Catfish & The Deejays, Club Banora: Rock ’n’ roll hits. Show at 7.30pm. Free entry. Jinja Safari, Coolangatta Hotel: Sydney band Jinja Safari play dance, roots and pop tunes from their debut self-titled album. Cub Sport, formerly known as Cub Scouts, support. Show at 8pm. Tickets $22. Acca/Dacca, RSL Southport: AC/DC tribute show. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10 to $15. Painted Doll, EAST: Heat One of the Painted Doll Makeup Artistry competition with the theme Film & Fantasy. Miss Nine, Platinum Nightclub: International DJ Miss Nine plays dance hits. Flash and Craig Roberts support. Tiafau, Elsewhere: Tiafau, Sessionkatz and resident Giv on the decks. Tickets $10 to $15. Viva Mexicana, Komune: With DJ Talk and Camorra. Show at 7pm. Free entry. DJ Tredman, Love Nightlife: Spins R’n’B favourites with DJ Turhan . Smooth & Sassy, Currumbin RSL: Duo plays covers. Show at 7pm. Free entry. Marty Harris, Swingin’ Safari: Funk, soul and hip hop. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10. Occa Rock, Southport Sharks: The Aussie ‘‘pub rock’’ experience. Show at 8.30pm. Free entry. Bloods, The Loft: Sydney indie-punk trio Bloods share the stage with Teen Sensations and The Good Sports. Show at 8pm. Tickets $10. Gold Coast City Choir, Church of the Good Shepherd, Mudgeeraba: The choir performs highlights from Gilbert & Sullivan’s popular comic operas. Show at 4pm. Catfish & The Deejays, Southport RSL: Rock ’n’ roll hits. Show at 1pm. Free entry. Nice N’ Easy, Currumbin RSL: Nine N’ Easy, featuring Craig Martin, perform contemporary swing. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry. LOL Crew, Southport Sharks: Popular covers. Show at 5.30pm. Free entry. Royale Sundays, Elsewhere: Sunday session hosted by Jaxon and Snobs. Free entry. Route 66, Club Robina: Live rock’n’roll. Show at 1.30pm. Free entry.