Entertainment

 

April/May Entertainment Guide 

Please check back regularly as from time to time there are changes to times and entertainers.
Last edit: 3rd April 2018
   

Friday 6th April - 7.30pm

Sweet Mixjah

This classy and exciting duo is set apart from many with their extraordinary talent for vocal harmony. Their repertoire is extensive: 50s and Sixties, Soul to Rock ‘n’ Roll, Disco to Calypso, R&B to Nineties dance. It’s PARTY TIME! With Sweet Mixjah a great night is guaranteed.

Saturday 7th April - 6.00pm

Jake & the Cadillacs

Jake & the Cadillacs are one of the top high energy 3-4 piece Rock'n'Roll/Rockabilly bands on the Gold Coast. The band perform a wide variety rocknroll, rockabilly, swing and blues all over the East Coast for numerous pubs, clubs, festivals, events and private functions for all the movers twisters and rockabilly hipsters!

Friday 13th April - 7.30pm

Tommy Memphis

All the old favourites plus a swag of new songs! Tommy has a high energy show and en eclectic taste in music, meaning he has something for everyone.

Saturday 14th April - 6.00pm

Martin Way

Martin is a solo guitarist and he developed his distinctive picking style on the Sydney 'circuit'. He has enjoyed success in New Zealand where he worked and toured nationally culminating in newspaper and radio exposure. He has played with the likes of Mark Kennedy (Renee Geyer), Jeremy Stone (David Bowie), Tim Reeves (Mungo Jerry), 'Pixie' Paul Jenkins (John Williamson) etc.. Don't miss this opportunity to see a Martin Way perform live, he is a real treat, and one of the true troubadours of our time..


Friday 20th April - 7.30pm

Robbie Bostock

"The fans absorb the beautiful flow of guitarist Robbie Bostock’s fingers and passion to which he plays his riffs. His relaxed and calm statue is unbelievable as his talent shines on!" Faster Louder.

Robbie started to play the guitar at the age of 7, since then Robbie has opened for many Australian icons including INXS, JIMMY BARNES, MARK SEYMOUR, ROSS WILSON and DARYL BRAITHWAITE. He has also played alongside STEVIE WRIGHT, PHIL EMMANUEL and more recently Robbie has been playing lead guitar for DEAN RAY (X-factor runner up) and has just released a collaoration album with guitar legend Phil Emmanuel.


Saturday 21st April - 6.00pm

Rod Murray Duo

Rod Murray (keyboard, guitar and vocal) and Steve Dixon (drums) present an evening of classic and modern piano jazz compositions as well as light Rock and Blues guitar, played with a passionate delivery and expertise reflecting their many years in the Australian music industry. The show features a strong Aussie content, one of the longest serving and consistent drummers in Australia and excellent vocal delivery, all presented with sweat, and an uncompromising attitude and desire to please with a difference. Enjoy the Rod Murray Duo, for a celebration of some of the best Jazz and Blues songs ever written.

Friday 27th April - 7.30pm

Azza Weir

Covering such artists as Bowie / Beatles / Badloves / Billy Thorpe / Black Crows /B.T.O / Bon Jovi / Billy Idol / Blind Faith / Bad co /Chili Peppers / CCR / Cream / Diesel / Doors / Dylan /Elton / Eagles / Faith no more / Hootie n Blowfish / INXS /Ian Hunter / Joe Cocker / Joe Walsh / James Taylor /Mach box 20 / Mat Finish / Neil Young / Neal Diamond /Nirvana / Oasis / Pink Floyd / Queen / Rolling Stones /Roy Orbison / Steve Earl / Steely Dan / Sabbath /Thin Lizzy / Tom Petty / Train / U2 / Zeppelin.

Saturday 28th April - 6.00pm

Leigh James

Leigh James has played professionally since 1981, Folk, Rock, Jazz, Funk, Soul, Latin, World, Country and Decades of Pop! 4 North Coast Dolphin Awards to his credit for Funk, Pop, Gospel, and Country and with as many original CDs, Leigh has graced Festival stages as diverse as Woodford to Tamworth, from clubs and bars to Cruise Ships. Be entertained by one of the finest singer/songwriter/guitarists on the North/Gold Coasts: “If there’s a great lyric and melody AND a great groove to a tune you’re thinking of, try me! I may just know it”. Leigh James: Voice, Guitar, Loops, Stomp
   

Friday 4th May - 7.30pm

Fire N Ice Duo

is a covers band that performs music from the 70s through to today’s greatest hits. Master Guitarist/Vocalist Peter Cockerill is a talented musician and has performed with some of the best artists in the Australian music industry. These artists include Marcia Hines, Venetta Fields and Jade Hurley. Vocalist Stephanie Lazaro returns to Fire n Ice after spending time perfoming with some of the best producers and artists in the USA and Southeast Asia. Her powerful, soulful voice creates an impact in every song that send shivers down your spine. Stephanie was a Finalist in Philippine Idol and has recorded with Sony Music.

Saturday 5th May - 6.00pm

Ino Pio

Ino Pio is a fantastic Solo covers artist ranging from roots / Dub/ Pop / Funk and Soul originally from New Zealand.

Friday 11th May - 7.30pm

Phil Guest

Phil is the consummate entertainer. Be entertained as he engages the audience every step of the way with his show, his deep, resounding voice and extensive range of songs for all types of audience members.

Saturday 12th May - 6.00pm

Leigh James

Leigh James has played professionally since 1981, Folk, Rock, Jazz, Funk, Soul, Latin, World, Country and Decades of Pop! 4 North Coast Dolphin Awards to his credit for Funk, Pop, Gospel, and Country and with as many original CDs, Leigh has graced Festival stages as diverse as Woodford to Tamworth, from clubs and bars to Cruise Ships. Be entertained by one of the finest singer/songwriter/guitarists on the North/Gold Coasts: “If there’s a great lyric and melody AND a great groove to a tune you’re thinking of, try me! I may just know it”. Leigh James: Voice, Guitar, Loops, Stomp

Friday 18th May - 7.30pm

Tangle

TANGLE is a female duo consisting of Tania and Renée, with a powerful signature style and a vast repertoire. TANGLE touches on funk, soul, R&B, classic rock, disco, ballads and just about every other genre as well. These ladies have a long background in the Aussie music industry, so TANGLE's ethos is to play a blast of musical memories. Great songs with strong melodies and amazing harmonies, imaginative lyrics, and the occasional curve ball! TANGLE is worth a listen. You won't be able to sit still

Saturday 19th May - 6.00pm

John Curtin

John is an exceptionally good Rock & Roll one man band with 100's of covers including Credence, The Beatles, Elton John, The Beach Boys, The Eagles, The Monkees, The Drifters, Van Morrison, Neil Diamond, Eric Clapton, Bryan Adams and more.

Friday 25th May - 7.30pm

Glenn Shields

Glenn Shields is one of the most popular vocalists on the Gold Coast and South East Queensland. His repertoire is extremely varied. Changing his singing style for almost any occasion, Glenn sings songs from the 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's, right up to the present, from opera to pop and jazz. The audience soon warms up to enjoy themselves as Glenn interacts with some humour and personality to punctuate the songs . . .

Saturday 26th May - 6.00pm

Martin Way

Martin is a solo guitarist and he developed his distinctive picking style on the Sydney 'circuit'. He has enjoyed success in New Zealand where he worked and toured nationally culminating in newspaper and radio exposure. He has played with the likes of Mark Kennedy (Renee Geyer), Jeremy Stone (David Bowie), Tim Reeves (Mungo Jerry), 'Pixie' Paul Jenkins (John Williamson) etc.. Don't miss this opportunity to see a Martin Way perform live, he is a real treat, and one of the true troubadours of our time..

COUNTRY MUSIC SESSIONS

Sunday 27th May - 1.00 - 5.00pm

Chris Cook

Chris is an enthusiastic and engaging performer with over 30 years experience whose infectious vitality, distinctive and inimitable style and musical competence ensure an entertaining and enjoyable show. He plays energetic country guitar, skilful and toe-tapping fiddle and highly polished bluegrass/hillbilly banjo. He has a huge repertoire of songs and has said he possesses “a lifetime of songs in his head”. He is backed by Rob Renfrew on double bass and Jamie Cantwell on drums and percussion.