COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

THE PADDOCK

FRIDAY:

Electrik Lemonade // Luka Lesson // Kahl Wallis

SATURDAY:

Bullhorn // Steve Lane

THE BACKYARD

FRIDAY:

Lock n Load

SATURDAY: 

Marshall Okell

BUSKING STATION

FRIDAY:

Obi Sun

SATURDAY: 

Harry J Hart

LIVE IN THE PADDOCK

Live in the Paddock events feature national and international touring acts performing headline shows in the Gold Coast’s premier live music space, The Paddock. Check out the upcoming major events in The Paddock!

FREE LIVE MUSIC & EVENTS

Check out the upcoming FREE live music at NightQuarter! These acts are coming up in The Paddock, and they are included within the $3 entry fee. No tickets or bookings are required to see these world class acts, who are often touring acts from interstate or emerging local acts. Just grab a bean bag or spread out your mandala throw on the astro-turf and settle in for a great night of music with your friends and family.

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FRIDAY 25TH AUGUST

ELECTRIK LEMONADE

LUKA LESSON // KAHL WALLIS

Free Live Music

Electrik Lemonade is a band of funklords that play a repertoire of original funk, blues, hip hop, soul and dance music that could only be fathered by the likes of Captain Planet. Each member brings their own slice of Earth, Fire, Wind, Water and Lovin’ in the live show, culminating in a whirlwind of explosive energy that comes with a tidal warning as the crowd uncontrollably burst into a wave of dance and good vibes.

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FRIDAY 25TH AUGUST

LUKA LESSON

KAHL WALLIS

Free Live Music

Luka Lesson is a Greek-Australian slam poet cut from a different cloth. With an original and yet instantly classic style, Luka’s hip hop/ spoken word work touches people from all walks of life, holding a humanity simultaneously intricate and eternal. Since exploding onto the scene in 2010, he has quickly taken over the game. Winning slam poetry competitions, creating 2 full-length albums of the spoken word/ hip hop genre and performing all around the world.

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SATURDAY 26TH AUGUST

BULLHORN

STEVE LANE AND THE AUTOCRATS

Free Live Music

Bullhorn are a dynamic nu-wave brass band, made up of 1 bossing drummer, 7 hard hitting horn players and 1 monster MC. With their roots in funk, soul, hip hop, reggae and dance music their performances inspire the most conservative audiences to make their way to the dance floor.

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SATURDAY 26TH AUGUST

RACK AND RUMMAGE SALE

Welcome to Spring Rack Sale

The countdown is on… The NightQuarter rack and rummage sale pops up on the last Saturday of the month. Come and discover an eclectic assortment of treasures. Vintage and preloved fashion, kids fashion, toys, accessories, bohemian fashion, mandala throws, colourful kaftans, plants and succulents, homewares, it’s all here!

Rack and rummage sales are on the last Saturday of every month.

FRIDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER

MATTY ROGERS BAND

JAMES BENNET

Free Live Music

As soon as Matty Rogers opens his mouth, his husky vocals will win you over.

Matty Rogers has been creating his unique blend of blues, folk, and rock for 12 years, performing alongside some of the best folk artists in business.

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FRIDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER

QUARTERFEST

IVEY // ELIZA AND THE DELUSIONALS // COASTAL LIGHTS // SYDNEY RAE & THE MAPLES

Free Live Music

 Glitter and Live Music… what better way to celebrate the end of school term? IVEY are young, indie sound makers from the Gold Coast. With a fast growing fan base, catchy lyrics and crafted musicianship, the young four piece are steadily becoming one of Queensland’s most interesting young bands.

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SATURDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER

JUNKADELIC BRASS BAND

FIONA BOYES

Free Live Music

The Junkadelic Brass Band is a band like no other. Hailing from Perth, Western Australia, Junkadelic combines a smoking hot 6-piece brass section with a hard-hitting recycled percussion section to bring you a face-melting blend of street rhythms. Taking inspiration from traditional New Orleans street music, Junkadelic combines tasty funk grooves with latin and hip-hop flavours to get you down on the D-floor.

SATURDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER

RACK AND RUMMAGE SALE

Fashion Event

The countdown is on… The NightQuarter rack and rummage sale pops up on the last Saturday of the month. Come and discover an eclectic assortment of treasures. Vintage and preloved fashion, kids fashion, toys, accessories, bohemian fashion, mandala throws, colourful kaftans, plants and succulents, homewares, it’s all here!

Rack and rummage sales are on the last Saturday of every month.

FRIDAY 6TH OCTOBER

OKTOBERFEST

Cultural Event

Strap on your leiderhosen and start practising your yodelling…Oktoberfest is coming to NightQuarter! Make a night of it with German food, bier, fun and fröhlich as we celebrate everything we love about Germany and beer. Braid your hair and dust off your dirndl, prizes will be given out to the best dressed in The Paddock between the stein cheering and German dancing.

SATURDAY 7TH OCTOBER

OKTOBERFEST

Cultural Event

Strap on your leiderhosen and start practising your yodelling…Oktoberfest is coming to NightQuarter! Make a night of it with German food, bier, fun and fröhlich as we celebrate everything we love about Germany and beer. Braid your hair and dust off your dirndl, prizes will be given out to the best dressed in The Paddock between the stein cheering and German dancing.

FRIDAY 13TH OCTOBER

THE MOULDY LOVERS

RILEY PEARCE

Free Live Music

Bursting onto the scene nearly 7 years ago in a dog day parade of sweat, swagger, muck and brass, Brisbane’s ramshackle tryst The Mouldy Lovers are still the mosquito in your the soup. Still scratching at the itch until it bleeds punk, poetry and passion, they continue to bring the belief in music without borders.

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SATURDAY 14TH OCTOBER

DEMON DAYS

THE OLD MARRIED COUPLE

Free Live Music

Demon Days is a new, four member Jazz Funk/Neo Soul collective set to blow audiences minds. Fresh out of the depths of Fremantle, the four-piece garner influences from Hip hop, Soul, Funk, Jazz, squash them together and see what happens.

FRIDAY 20TH OCTOBER

CC THE CAT

CHRIS FLASKAS

Free Live Music

Sassy, sexy and bangin’: Brisbane-based party-starters CC The Cat deliver a mash up of roots styles with an earthy honesty and an uplifting feeling, fronted by enigmatic songstress Claire Cottone.

FRIDAY 27TH OCTOBER

WEDDING FESTIVAL

Community Event

A jammed packed evening of over 100 handpicked wedding businesses throughout the Gold Coast and Brisbane, a spectacular fashion parade and an exceptional line-up of live performers and wedding entertainers within the industry. Emily Jade, Gold Coasts much loved morning radio host of 102.9 Hot Tomato is emcee for the evening.

This is a must event for all brides and grooms to be.

SATURDAY 28TH OCTOBER

HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREAT HUNT

Family Fun

NightQuarter is brewin’ up a Halloween Party filled with devilish desserts, goulish delights and trick or treating until moonlight.

Families of frightening creatures of the night are invited to eat, drink and be scary at NightQuarter for a spooktacular Trick and Treat Hunt and a wickedly good time. Kids under 12 enter NightQuarter FREE.

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FRIDAY 3RD NOVEMBER

GARRETT KATO

JUZZIE SMITH

Free Live Music

Fresh from a well-received performance at this year’s Isle of Wight’s BESTIVAL (alongside headliners Elton John, Snoop Dogg and MIA) and a UK tour in September, and ambitious new single “Hipster Kids”, Kato is definitely one to keep an eye on…

Juzzie Smith is a one man band, a roots performer in the true sense of the word, Juzzie Smith is swiftly turning self-made institution. A drop of Tamworth, a sprig of Delhi, a dash of Arnhem Land and a hefty splash of New Orleans, those in the know have known for a while now, but the rest of us are about to find out.

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SATURDAY 11TH NOVEMBER

WILLE AND THE BANDITS

Free Live Music

Essentially Wille and the Bandits is a classic blues rock three piece much in the vain of Cream or The Jimi Hendrix experience.

But in a similar way to how these bands pushed the genre in their time, Wille and the Bandits try to take their sound beyond what is expected of such a traditional line up.

SATURDAY 18TH NOVEMBER

THE SETTLEMENT

Free Live Music

The Settlement are a five-piece rare alternative/folk outfit, sticking to their southern stomp roots. Their journey is to develop and spread an Australian folk/roots sound, never to be pigeon holed. Fueled by fiddle and strong rhythm their music is bound to invoke! An exciting year looms for The Settlement in 2015, with constant festival gigging and the release of their debut album. 

 

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SATURDAY 25TH NOVEMBER

KALLIDAD

FELICITY LAWLESS

Free Live Music

Mexican Mariachi madness! Kallidad combines flamenco, rock and mariachi music into an intoxicating instrumental mix. Together with the band’s infamous ‘Day of the Dead’ facepaint, the result is a live spectacle that has been drawing audiences across Australia, Asia and Europe.

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FRIDAY 22ND DECEMBER

ELECTRIK LEMONADE

Free Live Music

Electrik Lemonade is a band of funklords that play a repertoire of original funk, blues, hip hop, soul and dance music that could only be fathered by the likes of Captain Planet. Each member brings their own slice of Earth, Fire, Wind, Water and Lovin’ in the live show, culminating in a whirlwind of explosive energy that comes with a tidal warning as the crowd uncontrollably burst into a wave of dance and good vibes.

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SATURDAY 30TH DECEMBER

DUBARRAY

Free Live Music

Uplifting, Soulful & Euphoric, Dubarray combines a fresh fusion of boundary bending world music that infuses such styles as trip-hop, funk, reggae, dancehall, drum & bass, house and tribal grooves layered on a bed electronic ambience and organic undertones.