Danny Dyson - Singer Songwriter
Another talented local artist Danny Dyson will be entertaining at Whisky Lounge.
With over 15 years of experience on the stage, Danny has performed all over Australia at festivals such as the Gympie Music Muster, Sofar Sounds Brisbane, 102.9 Hot Tomato events, Melbourne Cup at the Turf Club and lots more!
Danny is a Gold Coast based singer/songwriter that regularly performs at local weddings, venues and events.
As a soloist, Danny enjoys bringing a laid back acoustic style while still containing plenty of energy with the help of a kick drum and looping guitar parts.
Come to the Whisky Lounge, kick back and enjoy Danny's laid back style while appreciating a ' wee nip '
Lily Grace - Singer Songwriter
Performing Sunday 5th June 3pm and 7pm Sessions. Free Entry Booking Essential
Lily Grace | Biography
Lily Grace is a young female artist to emerge on the Gold Coast in recent years. Presented as a soloist, her seamless guitar playing provide the backbone to her relaxed, easy-listening style, while exuding a warm, enthusiastic and passionate personality.
Lily is a sought-after young talent, who brings her own style to any song she sings, and is proving to establish herself as a promising songwriter.
With several years performance experience behind her, Lily delivers a wide range of popular, crowd-pleasing favourites, whether it be contemporary, country or classics from past to present.
Lily is fortunate to work regularly across a diverse range of venues, encompassing festivals, restaurants, cafes, golf clubs, shopping centres, up-market bars and private functions.
Cover of Burning House by Cam:
Kelly Penney - Jazz / Blues Entertainer
Kick Back at the Whisky Lounge
Sunday 2nd August 4pm to 7pm
Free Entry Booking Advisable
Kelly Penney is one of the Gold Coast's favourite jazz and blues artists. Hailing from New Zealand, he's been a regular fixture on the live music scene since settling here in 2011.
Kelly's seamless blending of classic modern pop, jazz, blues, rock and ballads shows his influences are deeply rooted in 60's and 70's jazz and pop music.
The distinctive tone of his heritage D'Angelico section guitar is instantly recognisable to his peers and has earned Kelly a reputation as one of the most popular jazz balladeers in Queensland.
Daniel Neave and accoustic sunsets
Sunday Sounds at the Whisky Lounge
23rd August 4pm and 8pm.
Free Entry Booking Advisable
Daniel Neave Bio
With over 25 years of experience on the stage and in classrooms teaching music, Daniel has a diverse range of skills and interests within the music industry.
Daniel is a Gold Coast based alternative country folk songwriter, songwriting promoter, and passionate swing blues guitarist having studied at the Conservatory of Music.
He is heavily influenced by some of the top underground songwriters in Nashville and has a keen interest in figurative songwriting that blends sensitive themes with engaging songwriting stories.
Come along and be inspired by some of his influential artists whilst enjoying some tasteful notes with glass in hand.
Brett Hitchcock - Entertainer
Sunday 30th August 4pm to 8pm
Free Entry Booking Recommended
The Whisky Lounge brings you Brett Hitchcock - A polished all round entertainer.
Highly regarded by his peers, he is a singer, entertainer and guitarist who has been making a living performing and recording in and around the Gold Coast for over twenty years.
Specialising in good time music that everyone knows and loves, Brett has expanded his performances and experiences to realize a repertoire that has over 5,000 songs, a professional recording studio at home and has amassed a plethora of live performances to his credit.
He has played alongside the likes of Tommy and Phil Emmanuel as well as Keith Urban and his bands, Red Cherries, have supported Jimmy Barnes, Midnight Oil, The Angels, Mental As Anything to name a few.
He has performed on the Ray Martin Show and at the Opera House in Sydney.
In Queensland he has been a regular performer at venues like The Treasury Casino Brisbane, Jupiters Casino, Palazzo Versace, Twin Towns Services Club and many of the large nightclub venues and 5 star hotels.
Besides his weekend engagements, Brett keeps busy teaching, loves meeting people, running his own marketing company, spending time with his partner and bringing to people's attention the benefits of a healthy lifestyle.
Brett's never far from the studio either as he consistently works on his own original projects and songs as well as productions for other companies.
Limited Spaces available so booking is highly recommended.
Richard Neill - Musician
Sunday 27th September 4pm to 8pm
Dedicated to his passion from an early age, Richard Neill has always sought to follow his heart and to produce music of the same nature.
Inspired by everyday life and the songs and performances of his favourite artists, Richard converges a multitude of genres and artists to create a soft yet powerful sound unique to him.
His vocals bring a raw and powerful range, coupled with a sweet tone and delicate harmonies.
With both warm acoustic tones and his memorable Telecaster, playing through an RC-300 Looping station (aka The Drunken Midnight Choir) Richard brings about an intimate and also full performance with many twists and turns of excitement, cleverness and meaning.
Initially learning his craft in Ireland before establishing himself within the Gold Coast community. With over 10 years of professional experience of performance in bars, restaurants, music venues and festivals across Australia, USA and Europe.
With funding from Arts Queensland and QMusic, his debut video release "You'll Never Fall Asleep Alone Again" is set to be released August 15th.
Partnered with a live performance featuring various other talented Gold Coast musicians, Richard is set to make his mark on the Gold Coast and Australian music scene.
Sunday Sounds at the Whisky Lounge
Nik Edser - Jazz Musician
Performing Sunday 18th October 4pm and 7pm
Come and enjoy some cool Jazz from the 50's and 60's by one of Gold Coast's own Jazz musicians.
Bring your own food and enjoy some cocktails, whiskies, wines or beers while listening to all the tunes you know and love.
Good Food, Good Drinks, Good Company on a Lazy Sunday Afternoon - What Could be Better !