Free Entertainment

Level One lounge hosts some of the best local musicians performing live & free every week.

Fri 17

Liv Dennis

Fri, July 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Liv Dennis, is a 23 year old singer/songwriter/recording artist originally from the Northern Coastal town of Yeppoon. After relocating to the GC in 2014 to further her study at The Conservatorium of Music, Liv Dennis is now an accomplished artist with a resume to back it up. In 2016 she was a finalist in the Queensland Music Awards and has performed at numerous festivals including Brisbane Festival and Bleach* Festival.

In November of 2016, LIVVIA was selected for a scholarship to record in Nashville, USA with renowned producer Trey Bruce. After graduating from the CON in 2017 Liv is currently in the midst of recording her debut album, while still constantly gigging around the GC and Brisbane area. Liv Dennis can provide entertainment from weddings/parties to chill Sunday sesh vibes music in pubs and clubs. In the meantime you can catch Liv Dennis next as a part of the 2018 Bleach festival and festival 2018 on April 12th.

Sat 18

Danny Shamess

Sat, July 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Danny Shamess is Canadian singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer who has been singing and playing a wide variety of instruments since an early age.
With a long list of influences, Shamess’ music blends several genres including jazz, folk, rock and blues.

His original music has been featured internationally and Shamess has performed across the globe, in venues ranging from music festivals, nightclubs, lounges and outdoor festivals to VIP functions, corporate events and cruise liners.

Shamess has shared the stage with artists including Grammy Award-winner JJ Grey & Mofro, Juno Award-winner Crystal Shawanda, Finger Eleven, David Wilcox, Bill Priddle (Treble Charger, Broken Social Scene). He also has performed a cover of Grammy Award-winner Ben Harper’s Platinum-hit song “Diamonds on the Inside”, to which he responded, “Absolutely fantastic…it’s actually better than my version!!”

Shamess’ music has been featured on CBC Radio 1, CTV Television and CKLU FM. His music is available internationally, and through digital download sources, including iTunes and Amazon Music.

Fri 24

Paul Thompson

Fri, July 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

PAUL (THE WOLFMAN) THOMPSON IS A NATURAL BORN ENTERTAINER! HIS DEEP SOULFUL VOICE AND CHARISMA IS MATCHED BY HIS QUICK WIT AND WARM PERSONALITY, ENABLING HIM TO CONNECT WITH HIS AUDIENCE WITH A GENUINE WARMTH, HUMOUR & CHARM. BEGINNING HIS CAREER AT 16, PAUL HAS ENTERTAINED THROUGHOUT AUSTRALIA AND INTERNATIONALLY.

HE HAS PERFORMED THE NATIONAL ANTHEM FOR THE ALL BLACKS ON TWO OCCASIONS, PERFORMED FOR AND MET HRH PRINCESS ANNE AT THE NEW ZEALAND ROYAL GALA, PERFORMED FOR THE TELEVISED CHANNEL 9 GOLD COAST TELETHON AND MANY MORE HIGH PROFILE EVENTS.
PAUL HAS SHARED THE STAGE WITH MANY CELEBRITIES, INCLUDING RICKI LEE COULTER, DAVID CAMPBELL, CHRISTINE ANU, MENTAL AS ANYTHING, NORMIE ROWE, THE DRIFTERS, ROB MILLS AND MANY MORE.

PAUL HAD A DREAM AND VISION TO EMULATE HIS ICONS “THE TEMPTATIONS.”
IN 1998 PAUL, TONY WILLIAMS AND KEVIN KEEPA JOINED FORCES AND BECAME THE ORIGINAL AND ICONIC GROUP SEX & CHOCOLATE.