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Reverend Funk & The Horns of Salvation present The Music of James Brown

Saturday 29 November

The Rev & his crew will get that "Night-train" runnin, have you screamin "I feel good", dancin on the "Goodfoot" till its "Too Funky in here" and if you're not breakin' into a "Cold Sweat" like a low down funky "Sex Machine" then they'll call on "Dr Feelgood" to turn you loose till your "Outta-sight" it's guarantee that you're "Gonna have a Funky good time"! UNMISSABLE

California Dreaming – Music of the Mamas & the Papas

Sunday 30 November

Their music weaved its magic across the world and epitomised the 1960’s and the flower power movement. Now 40 years after the death of Mama Cass Elliot, CALIFORNIA DREAMING brings to life the songs and stories of The Mamas and The Papas in this action packed concert.With four of Australia’s hottest musical theatre talents and a sizzling band, CALIFORNIA DREAMING will take you back on a memory laden trip with songs like: I Saw Her Again, Dream a Little Dream, Monday Monday, Creeque Alley, San Francisco and of course the iconic California Dreamin. IT'S A MUSICAL SUNDAY AFTERNOON FEAST !!

The Aardvark Sessions 2014 - Dream Place EP Launch

Thursday 04 December

After last year’s spine tingling performance at The Flying Saucer Club, Aardvark are back to launch their 2014 Aardvark Sessions EP 'Dream Place'. Since 2007, the not-for-profit Aardvark Program has engaged young people living with chronic illness in life changing songwriting and recording projects with input for some of Australia’s leading songwriters. This year, an evocative collection of songs have been written and recorded under the watchful eye of Creative Director Monique Brumby. The live show will feature breathtaking imagery and storytelling from these insightful young people who have incredible stories to share. Tanya Cavanagh, Bec Anthony, and Aardvark Ambassador Wally De Backer have each played a vital role in 2014 songwriting sessions. Special guests at the show are sisters AMY & HOLLY FINDLAY (Stonefield) who also contributed drums and bass to the EP recording.

The Music of James Taylor - presented by the 'Sun On The Moon' Band

Friday 05 December

We are so pleased to have, 'The Music Of James Taylor' show is back at the Saucer. Fronted by "Australia's Got Talent" finalist DAN CONWAY and backed by a dedicated 10 piece ALL STAR band of long time James Taylor fans and calling themselves 'Sun On The Moon' will perform 2 sets of award winning JT classics including "Fire & Rain", "Carolina On My Mind", "How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You" and many more...

Normie Rowe & The Playboys

Friday 12 December

Australia’s biggest pop star of the sixties is back at the Saucer by popular demand. He will be performing is greatest hits including “It Ain’t Necessarily So”, “I Who Have Nothing”, “Que Sera Sera”, “Shakin’ All Over” and much more. UNMISSABLE!


Into The Mystic - The Music of Van Morrison

Saturday 13 December

Due to popular demand Joe Creighton and his eight piece band (including The Belfast Horns) return to the Flying Saucer Club to present Into the Mystic - The Music of Van Morrison. Every show at the Saucer bas been an absolute sellout, so you'd better get in quick!

"Cheers & Beers for Christmas" with Jack Howard & The Long Lost Brothers + Fiona & Her Holy Men

Sunday 14 December

Fiona & Her Holy Men return to the Flying Saucer Club, teaming up with Jack Howard’s Long Lost Brothers to bring entertainment blessings for Christmas 2014. Fiona's performance will be hot on the heels of her scorching double A side single from Rocktober: To Be The Woman/Leading You On. Special treats for the afternoon include a joining of the bands to serenade and lead the congregation in original versions of favourite Christmas Carols and an appearance by at least one “Bad Santa”. Dress up, rollup, tune in, turn on, feel free to dance and speak in tongues!!!!

A Celtic Christmas feat. Claymore & Saoirse

Thursday 18 December

After their recent packed out show earlier this year, CLAYMORE are back at the Saucer, presenting mixture of traditional Scottish and Irish music and modern self penned celtic rock. As an added bonus they will be sharing the stage with SAOIRSE who are known for their soaring vocal harmonies and masterful world class musicianship. Together both bands will present a celtic Christmas packed with new age & traditional folk music, dancing, and night of unforgettable celtic fun. UNMISSABLE

Pseudo Echo Christmas Show

Friday 19 December

We are very excited to have Pseudo Echo fly the Saucer Stage for the very first time performing a special Christmas show of songs from their new album 'Ultraviolet' as well as hits and favourites throughout the band's musical existance. With special guests: THE ELLIOTS

Sun Rising Christmas Show feat. selections from “Million Dollar Quartet”

Saturday 20 December

Sun Rising is back at the Saucer to perform selections from the Million Dollar Quartet as part of their Christmas Show. Music will be performed around an entertaining and informative narrative about this incredible recording studio and label, Sun Records. Rock and Roll fans unite - break out the Brylcreem, whack on the blue suede shoes and book now to reserve your seat to avoid disappointment!

Soul Sacrifice - The Music of Santana - Boxing Day Show

Friday 26 December

After a full house and packed dance-floor, popular demand has brought Melbourne's one and only Santana Tribute band back to the Saucer to perform a special BOXING DAY show. With a 7 piece line-up, Soul Sacrifice pays genuine tribute to the great music of Santana. For the band, it's all about the music and putting on a great show focusing on classic Santana (late 60's/70's with a splash of later stuff) covering Latin Rock, Latin Soul, Jazz and Rock genres. You will no doubt enjoy listening to the infectious grooves and rhythms of such classics as Black Magic Woman, Evil Ways, Oye Como Va & Smooth to name a few. UNMISSABLE!

The Chantoozies

Saturday 27 December

Due to popular demand, we are very excited to have the Chantoozies back to drive the Saucer once again performing their hits including ‘Witch Queen of New Orleans’, ‘He’s Gonna Step On You Again’, ‘Wanna Be Up’, ‘Kiss and Tell’ etc, as well as a collection of covers from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s... With special guests: 64 FALCON

Jam The Funk

Friday 09 January

Some of Australia’s iconic singer, song writers & musicians are getting together to jam the crème of 60's & 70's Funk & Soul. The 'all star' band features NIKKI NICHOLLS (Daryl Braithwaite, John Farnham, Kylie Minogue), ERIC MC CUSKER - (Mondo Rock), ROBYN PAYNE (Tommy Emmanuel, Tina Arena, Seekers), PAULA REID (Vanessa Amorossi, Marcia Hines), DANNY SIMCIC (Real Life) and RICK PETROPOULOS (The Ferrets) - paying genuine tribute to greats such as RUFUS & CHAKA KHAN, SLY & THE FAMILY STONE, THE COMMODORES, KOOL & THE GANG, EARTH, WIND & FIRE, STEVIE WONDER, THE TEMPTATIONS, CURTIS MAYFIELD and so much more!

Matt Andersen (CAN)

Saturday 10 January

With over 2 million views on YouTube, independent sales over 30,000 albums, a 2013 European Blues Award, and winning Best Solo Performer at the Memphis Blues Challenge, it appears that the entire world is now discovering Canada’s Matt Andersen. “...Andersen, a gust of fresh air on the blues and folk scene..” – The Globe and Mail. “...A giant of a man, with a voice to match …one of Canada’s brightest new roots music stars...” – Exclaim Magazine. We are so pleased to have Matt making his debut performance at the Flying Saucer Club in the new year. NOT TO BE MISSED!



Friday 16 January

There's never a dull moment when Daryl and his band take the stage. In a distinguished career spanning over 30 years, Daryl Braithwaite is one of Australia's award winning premier performers and we're so pleased to have him back at the Saucer for the first time in 2015. With very special guests: THE PARDONERS (feat. SAM SEE [Sherbet, John Farnham, Stockley See & Mason] & GLYN MASON [Chain, Richard Clapton, Stockley See & Mason).


Canyon - 'Westcoast Sound'

Sunday 18 January

Signature four part harmonies, classic songs about deserts, forests, raging water, open highways and broken hearts. Canyon! ‘Acoustic Driven Harmony Singin’ performing songs of EAGLES, AMERICA, LINDA RONSTADT, THE BAND, NEIL YOUNG, FLEETWOOD MAC, DOOBIE BROTHERS, JONI MITCHELL, CROSBY STILLS NASH & YOUNG, SEALS & CROFTS, ALLMAN BROTHERS, STARLAND VOCAL BAND & more! The Acoustic band features Peter Chapman and Louise Dempsey, Dave Leslie (Baby Animals), & Bruce Packard (Cool Grass, Melbourne Mandolin Orchestra) - blending harmony and acoustic instruments including guitars, mandolin and bass. Two fabulous sets of some of the greatest songs ever written! UNMISSABLE


Jon Stevens

Friday 23 January

ARIA chart-topping successful front man of legendary Australian bands Noiseworks and INXS, Jon Stevens will showcase his musical journey throughout his 30 year music career stopping at the Flying Saucer Club for the first time in 2015. With special guest: GALLIE


Jimi Hocking & Geoff Achison - Guitar Showdown!

Saturday 24 January

Guitar slingers Jimi Hocking & Geoff Achison return to the Flying Saucer Club with a special Guitar Showdown for the Australia Day weekend. Standing toe to toe and facing off with hot licks and burning riffs, Jimi & Geoff will salute Australia Day by injecting some Aussie guitar classics into the set as well as the rockin’ rhythm & blues they’re both known for. Backed up by Geoff’s superb Souldiggers band, this show promises to be an electrifying night of music.


Friday 30 January

After an 8-month absence from Australian stages, VulgarGrad, that mysterious band of Russian criminals, have returned to steal your hearts and wallets and anything else that's not nailed down. Fronted by Polish-born gravelly-voiced strongman and star of stage and screen, Jacek Koman – some say he’s a huge TV star in his native country – VulgarGrad are the only band in the country that play music by, for, and about Russian thieves: raucous drinking songs, melancholy waltzes, manic oompah and hot Soviet-era swing. Be prepared for gun-slinging, vodka-swilling, foul-mouthed disorder, and watch out for the biggest, most triangular instrument around, the contrabass balalaika. You will dance or the trumpeter will shoot you. With special guests: THE OPPOSITE OF EVERYTHING


Clare Bowditch

Sunday 01 February

We are very excited to have ARIA Award-winning songwriter CLARE BOWDITCH perform at the Saucer for a month of Sundays throughout February.

Neil Murray

Friday 06 February

One of Australia’s finest singer songwriters, Neil Murray will perform at the Flying Saucer Club, Elsternwick on Friday February 6th with a four piece band. Neil Murray was a founding member of the Warumpi Band and has since become a respected singer songwriter of national significance. He has released a string of remarkable albums, is an APRA song of the year award recipient for penning the iconic “My Island Home” and is the writer of such classics as “BlackfellaWhitefella”, “Good Light in Broome”, "Native Born", “Lights of Hay”,“Long Grass Band” and many others. Neil will showcase selections from his recent, acclaimed album “Bring Thunder and Rain” as well as favourites from his extensive back catalogue. With special guest: YIRRAMAL


Clare Bowditch

Sunday 08 February

We are very excited to have ARIA Award-winning songwriter CLARE BOWDITCH perform at the Saucer for a month of Sundays throughout February.

The Quarrelmen play 'The Beatles'

Friday 13 February

We are extra pleased to have The Quarrelmen back at the Saucer covering songs from the biggest band to have ever walked the earth. Experience Australia’s foremost Beatles band as they perform two sets packed with favourites. This time, they bring you “Ringo-Tones” – songs sung by the most popular Beatle of all, Ringo Starr. As well as this, to commemorate Black Friday, The Quarrelmen will bring you songs from the White Album era. It’s melodic! It’s awesome! And it’s live! It’s on!


Clare Bowditch

Sunday 15 February

We are very excited to have ARIA Award-winning songwriter CLARE BOWDITCH perform at the Saucer for a month of Sundays throughout February.

Wendy Stapleton presents "The Swinging Sixties & More"

Saturday 21 February

An exciting musical journey with special guest PAUL NORTON. Wendy Stapleton revisits The Swinging Sixties with an eclectic mix of her favourite songs from that era, including all the hits from “The Dusty Springfield Story”, in which Wendy starred in the lead role of Dusty Springfield throughout Australasia and the United Kingdom for over ten years. The band, featuring special guest Paul Norton, will take you on a journey through the amazing era of pop, rock and Motown that changed a whole generation forever!


Clare Bowditch

Sunday 22 February

We are very excited to have ARIA Award-winning songwriter CLARE BOWDITCH perform at the Saucer for a month of Sundays throughout February.

Adam Brand "My Side Of The Street" - Up Close & Personal Tour

Sunday 29 March

Adam Brand is undeniably a fixture on the local music landscape. The versatile star has three Platinum and five Gold albums to his name, along with 12 Golden Guitars, an ARIA Top 5 album in 2012’s ‘There Will Be Love’, and multiple ARIA Nominations for Best Country Album. He has toured with the likes of Jimmy Barnes, Ian Moss and James Reyne locally, and hit the road with Taylor Swift across the USA and it's an absolute pleasure to have him bring his up close and personal show to the Flying Saucer Club on his ‘My Side Of The Street’ National Tour. UNMISSABLE!

Johnny Cash In Solitary feat. Daniel Thompson

Friday 15 May

Daniel Thompson, the voice of Johnny Cash The Concert is back with In Solitary,an intimate portrait of the Man in Black. The past 4 years have seen Daniel at the helm of Johnny Cash The Concert playing to more than 16000 Australian Cash fans and from all reports the fans love his faithful and respectful tribute to Johnny Cash and his music. Don’t miss this night of the incomparable music of the Man in Black and the legend of Johnny Cash.