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The Badloves

Friday 03 June

The Flying Saucer Club are very excited to have The Badloves perform this coming June. The Badloves hit debut album “Get On Board” spent a massive 69 weeks in the charts, peaked at number 5 and went double platinum; delivering 5 hit singles in, ‘Lost’, ‘Memphis’, ‘I Remember’, ‘The Weight’ (w Jimmy Barnes), ‘Memphis’ and ‘Green Limousine’. After extensive tours in Australia and Europe, The Badloves released their second album in 1995, ‘Holy Roadside’ to critical acclaim, further ARIA nominations, and another string of hit singles in “Slave”, ‘Barefoot Bride’, ‘Living Thing’ and ‘Caroline’, establishing them as one of this country’s premier acts. Supporting The Badloves on the night will be Melbourne singer and songwriter, Bill Tolson.


The Substitutes present 'The Giants of '60s Australian Rock Show' with Special Guests

Saturday 04 June

Melbourne’s ‘'60s music specialists, The Substitutes, are proud to present 'The Giants of '60s Australian Rock Show'. The show features a dazzling array of period music from some of Australia's most iconic bands: 'The Easybeats', 'The Masters Apprentices' & 'The Loved Ones'. Featuring special guest vocalists RONNIE CHARLES (ex The Groop), STEVE LUCAS (X) and DAN ROBINSON (ex Wild Cherries).

Jeff Duff - Book Launch

Sunday 05 June

JEFF DUFF launches 'This Will Explain Everything' with a 'greatest hits' performance! The remarkable Jeff Duff launches his extraordinary pictorial auto-biography, a book launch extravaganza like no other, featuring a host of special guests, ultra rare videos, a myriad of surprises and a dynamic live performance from Jeff and his band including hits such as; 'Easy Street’, 'MacArthur Park', 'Walk on the Wild Side', 'Fragile Spaceman' and many more! Be part of Australian music history as Jeff launches this lavish 248 page hard cover book with this special matinee gig at The Flying Saucer Club.

Limited seating for this show

Nick Barker & The Monkey Men play The Rolling Stones

Friday 10 June

On Friday 10th June, In celebration of the Rolling Stones’ 50+ year career, a star-studded local band featuring Nick Barker, Ashley Davies, Shane O’Mara, Justin Garner and Grant Cummerford are set to perform a selection of material from The Stone's golden age. Across two big sets the band will feature tracks, well known and some more obscure, from the classic Stones albums including Beggars Banquet, Let It Bleed, Sticky Fingers, Exile On Main Street, Goats Head Soup, It's Only Rock n Roll, Black & Blue and Some Girls.

Cheap Trick At Budokan - Encore Performance Presented by The Riff Raiders

Saturday 11 June

On 9 April 2016 Cheap Trick were inducted in the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame. To celebrate this achievement the Flying Saucer Club is paying homage to this ground breaking rock n roll band with a special live performance of the album that started it all for them – AT BUDOKAN. Following their recent sell-out show at the Cherry Bar in April, Melbourne rock powerhouse The Riff Raiders have agreed to a special encore performance of the AT BUDOKAN album. The Raiders smash out this set with the fun, passion, skill and respect those songs deserve plus some extra Cheap Trick songs from that era (California Man, Southern Girls).


Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks

Sunday 12 June

This Queen's birthday long weekend ARIA Hall-of-Famer Ross Wilson and his band The Peaceniks will rock the Flying Saucer Club all night long! To celebrate Ross' award winning 1989 solo album Dark Side Of The Man being recently released for the first time on iTunes, Spotify and other digital music platforms, you'll not only get to hear Eagle Rock, Come Back Again, Cool World, State of The Heart and Come Said The Boy from the Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock songbooks, but also tracks from Dark Side of The Man like the timeless Bed Of Nails along with plenty more classics from the extensive Ross Wilson songbook.

Jeff Lang - Vinyl Album Launch

Friday 17 June

The Flying Saucer Club is proud to host blues artist, Jeff Lang as he launches his exclusive vinyl LP on Friday 17 June. Released through French indie label Redhair Records, the album consists of rarities from Jeff’s career thus far including demos, album out takes and live recordings. Expect a night filled with favourites, a few surprises and more. Special guest on the night will be Flying Saucer favourite Mike Elrington. Get your tickets today!


Wendy Stapleton presents 'The Swinging Sixties'

Saturday 18 June

One of Australia’s favourite ladies, Wendy Stapleton has a brand new show featuring all her favourite songs from the great female artists of the Swinging Sixties. From the USA, England and Australia, artists like 'The Chiffons', 'The Crystals', 'The Ronettes', 'The Shirelles', 'Diana Ross and the Supremes', 'Petula Clarke', 'Lulu', 'Sandi Shaw', 'Dusty Springfield', 'Cilla Black' and Many More.

Vince Jones

Sunday 19 June

This June, The Flying Saucer Club is proud to welcome back renowned Jazz Artist Vince Jones.Vince has set the benchmark for Australian Jazz artists since his emergence in the jazz clubs of Melbourne in the late 70s and early 80s. His 20 album, international career has never hesitated in its musical evolution - a career played in the moment. He is a national treasure whose music transcends musical boundaries. Book your tickets today!


Purple Revolution - A Tribute to Prince ft. Andrew De Silva

Friday 24 June

The Flying Saucer Club are proud to present, Andrew De Silva from 90’s R&B sensation CDB and winner of Australia’s Got Talent performing a special tribute to Prince. Along with some of Australias' finest touring stars they’'ll celebrate the life and music of a talent gone too soon. Featuring guitar virtuoso Simon Hossford (Men At Work, Tommy Emmanuel), Paolo Cecchinelli (Kate Ceberano, Vanessa Amorosi), Rod Bustos (Kate Ceberano, Vanessa Amorosi) and 'skin specialist' Johnny Salerno (Belinda Carlisle, Jon Stevens).

Renee Geyer

Saturday 25 June

The fabulous Renee Geyer will be gracing the Saucer stage once again this coming June and we couldn't be more thrilled! Renee Geyer's career has spanned four decades and is still going strong. She is a singer, a songwriter, producer and author who mesmerises audiences with her unique take on jazz, blues and soul. You won't want to miss such an exceptional talent, so book your tickets early for this one space riders!

Grand WaZoo

Friday 01 July

Grand WaZoo returns to the Flying Saucer Club this July! Stellar Soul singers, WYLIE J MILLER, JOYS NJAMBI and SAMANTHA MORLEY are back in town for the show. Then add the iconic 6 piece WaZoo Horns and 4 Rockin' Rhythm players, and you have an unforgettable musical event. Pack your dancing shoes, phone your friends, book your tickets and come along to savour the vibrant, time-honoured sounds of Grand WaZoo - The most entertaining and authentic Soul show in town!

Canyon - West Coast Sound

Saturday 02 July

The Flying Saucer Club welcomes back to its stage CANYON this July. With new lead guitarist Dion Hirini (Vika & Linda Bull, Etta James Show) expect signature four part harmonies, classic songs about deserts, forests, raging water, open highways and broken hearts. Cue Canyon for stunning acoustic-driven, silken harmony fuelled music! Canyon sings some of the greatest songs ever written also performing originals inspired by the period by artists such as America, Neil Young and Fleetwood Mac.

"Sun On The Moon" - The Music of James Taylor

Friday 08 July

The Flying Saucer Club is proud to welcome back to its stage Dan Conway and his esteemed band Sun on The Moon. It’s a rare opportunity to share your love of James Taylor’s music in great company this July. Performing two sets of award winning JT hits spanning across four decades provides an experience as close to seeing JT himself! Hear favourites such as 'Fire & Rain', 'Carolina On My Mind', 'How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You' and many more! Seating is limited so book your tickets today.!


Bon Scott's 70th Birthday Bash

Saturday 09 July

The Flying Saucer Club is excited to celebrate with you what would have been Bon Scott’s 70th Birthday this July. This show brings together some of the country’s greatest rockers, to pay tribute to the legend behind one of the world’s greatest ever bands, AC/DC. Featuring a knock-out line-up, including past members of AC/DC and other Aussie rock icons, The Angels and Electric Mary, this band knows how to electrify a crowd with its explosive repertoire of AC/DC’s greatest hits. Not content with just performing a “Best Of” set, the band also focuses on some gems that aren’t commercial in nature, but true fans will love to hear them live, some for the first time. This show replicates the sound, style and passion of AC/DC, without pretense. It is quite simply THE most natural sounding AC/DC performance of any band, other than AC/DC themselves. Support on the night will be Melbourne's own Thin Lizzy tribute band Live & Dangerous. This one of a kind celebration is sure to shake you all night long, so get your tickets today!

Taasha Coates (The Audreys) & Band

Friday 15 July

The Flying Saucer Club is proud to present Taasha Coates + band this July. The sultry songstress from multi ARIA winning folk duo The Audreys, is set to release her debut solo album later this year. Working with fellow singer-songwriter and producer Shane Nicholson, the well-loved front woman has found a new voice through her solo material. Taasha is a talented singer, songwriter and multi instrumentalist. Don’t miss this chance to hear the new tunes in intimate mode ahead of the record’s release in early September. Support on the night will be from Melbourne Singer Songwriter Dan Lethbridge

Raw Brit present '12 Gold Bars' Status Quo's Greatest Hits

Saturday 16 July

Back by popular demand this July, Raw Brit present 12 Gold Bars - Status Quo's Greatest Hits. Raw Brit have been selling out shows all over town with their spectacular British rock show. The all-star band features Mick Pealing (Stars/The Ideals), Bob Spencer (Skyhooks/Angels) on guitar/vocals, John Favaro (The Badloves/Mark Seymour) on bass/vocals and Peter Maslen (Boom Crash Opera) on drums/vocals.

Limited seating for this show


Friday 22 July

Melbourne's own five piece tribute band 'Linda' are back this July after their last sell out show with us earlier in the year. Specialising in your favourite 70's Hits, expect Fleetwood Mac, Super Tramp, Wings, Tom Petty and more! Forming in the early 2000s, the band took their name from one of their biggest inspirations...Linda McCartney, the late wife of Beatles member Paul McCartney. 'Linda is an extension of our friendship and enduring passion for this music.'

Ronnie Charles Slick Lix Band

Saturday 23 July

We welcome back Ronnie Charles (from the legendary '60s band 'The Groop') and his Slick Lix Band to The Saucer stage this coming July, as they perform a number of classic rock, rhythm & Blues, soul, funk and jazz grooves. Bringing a fresh spin on four decades of classics including; Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Steely Dan, Hall and Oates, Paul Simon, U2, The Beatles and much more, this is a show that dares you not to dance. So dust off those dancing shoes folks and get your groove on to songs from the past 4 decades!


Sunday 24 July

After a hiatus from touring, Gyan hits the road again and will be gracing The Saucer Stage this July with her incandescently gorgeous album 'This Girl's In Love'. This perfectly crafted collection features classic and less-familiar love songs plucked from the songbooks of great composers from Burt Bacharach and Henry Mancini to John Lennon and Tom Waits. Focus tracks are Johnny Guitar by Peggy Lee/Victor Young, Tumbleweed by Neil Young and more. Book your tickets today for what is sure to be an exceptional afternoon!


The Black Sorrows

Friday 29 July

Since 1984, The Black Sorrows have toured Australia more times than anyone can remember, played sell out shows across Europe, won the ARIA for Best Band and sold more than two million albums worldwide. Joe Camilleri has shown fans and critics alike that he is a performer with an undeniable energy and love of it all. Any examination of The Black Sorrows inevitably comes down to one person. Joe Camilleri (singer, songwriter, saxophonist, producer and the brains behind The Black Sorrows) is one of the most genuinely talented figures in Australian music. Book your tickets early for this one folks as it is sure to sell out!

Ron Vincent - Sings Cat Stevens

Sunday 07 August

The Flying Saucer Club is proud to welcome back to its stage this August Ron Vincent and band. Ron has been performing professionally for 28 years as a singer/guitarist in many parts of Australia and all over the world. His act is the only one of its kind that is endorsed by Cat Stevens himself! Growing up in the '70s with influences such as Neil Diamond, Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon, it was natural attraction for Vincent when he first heard the voice of Cat Stevens. 'I have a strong emotional connection with the music. You can't just sing the song perfectly note for note, you gotta have that soul connection to get the mood across,' Ron said.

Hugo Race Fatalists

Friday 12 August

Cosmic troubadour, Hugo Race (The Wreckery, Bad Seeds) returns to the Flying Saucer Club in August to launch the latest single from Hugo Race Fatalists, titled ‘24 Hours to Nowhere’. The internationally based producer, writer and performer, cult artist and eclectic visionary - will stab at your heart with this new music offering ‘24 Hours to Nowhere’. The songs are intimate and inspiring as Hugo draws captive audiences into his secret emotional world, seeking to touch their souls with tales of the grandeur of life and the terrifying too. Singing of life, love, death and the mystical beyond that commands our greatest hopes and fears. Renown for her delicate songs and breathy vocals, support on the night will be special guest Angie Hart, singer of Frente.