Matt started GC Live to help share and promote the growing music scene on the Gold Coast. He likes a vast range of music from many different styles but loves nothing more than home grown Aussie music. He grew up listening to Triple J and attending regular Big Day Out festivals. He is passionate about seeing the GC music scene grow to become one of the best live music locations in the country.
Favourite Artists: Pearl Jam, Horrorshow, Chet Faker, Frank Ocean, Flume, Dope Lemon
Favourite Gold Coast Artist: Amy Shark
First Album: Pearl Jam – Vs
First gig: Big Day Out
Shannon-Lee Sloane (Brisbane based)
Shannon has always had a great love for music and has been going to gigs since she was really young. She is passionate about supporting local bands and local live music venues and gets out to see as much local live music as possible. Doing gig reviews, interviews and writing about music is her passion.
Favourite Artists: Grinspoon, Foo Fighters, Warpaint, PJ Harvey, NIN
Favourite Brisbane Artists: Fox N Firkin, Deadbeat Society, Awful Noise, Dune Rats, Violent Soho.
First Album: Bangles – Different Light.
First gig: Smashing Pumpkins at Festival hall