Friday 28th April
Lily Papas is a Gold Coast based singer/songwriter that performs and writes her songs with immense passion enticing her audience to completely connect with a song in their own personal way. Being inspired by a diverse range of music artists and exposing herself to music from four decades has resulted in a unique blend of genre crossovers within Lily's song writing.
Her creative artistry on some iconic covers offers the audience the perfect mix of old and new in a range of tempos. Lily has supported the likes of Temper Trap, Diesel and James Reyne at major AFL grand final corporate functions in Melbourne and just recently supported James Reyne, Mark Seymour and Shannon Noll on their Gold Coast and Brisbane shows.
Recorded and produced by George Carpenter (WaxHead, Donny Love and Salvadarlings), Ivey released their newest single “Smell of Smoke” in September with an outpouring of support. “Smell Of Smoke” builds slowly with its simplistic yet intricate movements.
The 4-piece outfit are winning over industry figures and new fans alike after receiving national airplay from Triple J as part of the 2015 Unearthed High Competition. With the added release of their latest single “Smell Of Smoke” Ivey have just completed a whirlwind of massive support shows, performing with the likes of British India, Art of Sleeping, The Delta Riggs and The Belligerents.
With his Spotify empire growing daily, at almost 4 million streams, Jacob Lee is rapidly becoming known as the most diverse discovery in Australian music. At 22 years of age, Jacob has over 20 releases under his belt. From meaningful, mellow acoustic to trance & EDM collaborations that have been played in Juventus Stadium, Italy. Jacob has supported Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top) Jamie Lawson, Moving Pictures & Justice Crew & isn't stopping with a brand new 4 track EP on the way, titled 'CLARITY'.
Jacob is leaving his mark, with a loyal fanbase growing by the hour, his optimistic message is creating a positive impact worldwide, only strengthening his desire to motivate others & create music that makes a difference.
Sydney alt pop foursome Tigertown will make you feel the kind of love you’d travel the world for. They’re a family band, an ecstatic quartet, all Australian sunshine and California heat: husband-and-wife duo Chris and Charlie Collins anchor the sound on lead guitar and vocals, and the Collins siblings, Elodie and Alexi, round out the recordings and live band on bass and keys.
Already boasting a dedicated following and Triple J support in their native Australia, 2016 finds them setting their sights on the international spotlight, touring the globe with the likes of Troye Sivan, St. Lucia and MS MR. Carrying on from the euphoric highs of their debut Lonely Cities EP and it’s wildfire single of the same name (7 million streams and counting), the band embarked on a series of globetrotting collaborations that helped to further crystallize the anthemic, jetsetting, Tigertown sound.
Riding high on the success of their latest hit singles In My Blood and On Your Side, The Veronicas will lead Surfers Paradise LIVE’s line-up this year. The Veronicas are a progressive pop, electropop, pop rock, pop punk and dance-pop duo originally from Brisbane. Their musical talents are recognised industry wide through numerous music awards including two ARIA Music Awards and 3 MTV Australia awards.
The first single from their self-titled third studio album ‘You Ruin Me’, debuted at number one on the ARIA Charts, becoming the girls' second chart topping single and their first to debut in the top spot.