Looking to mix things up? We’ve found some eclectic musical offerings across the Gold Coast that will certainly keep thing aurally interesting for you this month!
Artemus brings live world music to the coast this June
Artemus Events and Dust Temple Currumbin will have you covered in June, starting with the jazz stylings of the Lachlan McKenzie Quintet on 13 June; Australian music icon and master roots-music musician Jeff Lang on 22 June; and an exceptional double bill of Karl S Williams + M.E. Baird on 28 June. Palm Beach Currumbin High School will also see GIG NIGHT on 21 June, where the musical excellence program and other students will present their original compositions. Visit artemus.com.au for more information.
Seagulls hosts Beyond the Blues
Beyond The Blues, held in the iconic Stardust Auditorium, is not only a feast of six bands all on one blues-filled afternoon and night, but every penny raised will be going toward supporting the important work of Beyond Blue. Head over to Seagulls Club on Saturday 22 June to catch Felicity Lawless, 19 Twenty, Little Billie, Urban Chiefs, Salt and Steel and Hussy Hicks Featuring Kristy Lee. Grab your early bird tickets online through the Facebook event. Just $30 or $35 at the door.
Brass Machine blasts the Great Hall
Surfers Paradise Brass is holding a free concert entitled “Brass Machine” at the Great Hall at Miami High School and will feature the wonderful Miami Sound Machine Big Band. You will get to hear music from jazz, funk, Latin, to swing and vocal chart numbers such as ‘Uptown Funk’, ‘MacArthur Park’ and recent film phenomenon ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. All modern music with some of the best brass players on the coast. Head along on Saturday 22 June from 6.30pm.