GOLD COAST JAZZ & BLUES CLUB
Adrian 'The Professor' Cunningham - Wednesday, 5 October, 2022
KINGS OF CLARINET
Wednesday 5 October
Join award-winning clarinetist and multi- instrumentalist Adrian Cunningham, who will take you back to the time when CLARINET WAS KING! The golden age of jazz was home to some of swing’s most influential bandleaders of all time: from Sidney Bechet, to Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw and Woody Herman, to name a few! Adrian and his swinging quartet will deliver some of the most celebrated tunes in jazz, accompanied with some entertaining stories about these eccentric bandleaders, for an unforgettable night of great jazz and swing.
ALL HAIL THE KINGS OF CLARINET!
Heart & Soul & A Tribute To Joe Cocker - Wednesday, 2 November, 2022
Presenting “Heart & Soul”. The ultimate night out for Soul Blues Lovers. Wednesday 2 November!
Get on board the Hitchcock Railway and take the all singing, all dancing express, stopping all stations to Soul town. Experience two electric sets that will satisfy every soul lover’s delight and leave you feelin’ alright!
This 10-piece company of touring all-stars brings to life the reminiscent hits of Soul and Motown, transcending the audience back to an era where songs were sung in the key of life. Incredible musicianship partnered with slick choreography and sweet harmonies fronted by velvet toned showman Luke Melhop. Experience the hits of Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Sam and Dave, Marvin Gaye, Ben E King and more…
Then this powerhouse band switches gears and thrills guests with the extensive life’s work of Joe Cocker in songs, fronted by Queensland’s very own Chev Wilson. Chev’s timbre and whiskey infused growl will take you on a journey through the hits of Cocker.
His natural likeness to a young Joe is uncanny. This carefully curated show features hits such as “Feelin’ Alright, Leave Your Hat On, You Are So Beautiful, N’oubliez Jamais, Up Where We Belong, Unchain My Heart and With a little Help From My Friends. A show not to be missed!