Flying Saucer Presents, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to presenting musical performers of every make and model.  Since the 1990’s, Flying Saucer Presents has been a mainstay on the area’s entertainment scene.  Extraordinary musicians who deliver extraordinary performances define the organization’s line-up.  The aim of the Saucer is singular and simple – bring great sounds to town!

Here are the artists we have hosted through the years – A – Z!

********** A **********

A Fragile Tomorrow

Ace Winn

Acid Dad

Aisler’s Set

Alejandro Escovedo

Alejandro Escovedo & His Band

Alfred Banks

Allen Toussaint

Allison Moorer

All Them Witches

Alphonso Jr.

Amanda Anne Platt & the Honeycutters

Amanda Shires & Her Band

American Aquarium

Amy Ray & Her Band

Amy Speace

Amythyst Kiah

Ana Egge

Anders Osborne

Ani DiFranco

Anne McCue

Anson Funderburgh & the Rockets with Sam Myers

Ashleigh Flynn

Asleep at the Wheel

Aubrie Sellers

Aztec Two-Step

********** B **********



Barry Greene Trio

Basia Bulat

Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet

Ben de la Cour

Ben Dickey

Ben Reel

Ben Sollee

Bettye LaVette

Big Al Anderson

Big Sandy

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys

Bill “Sauce Boss” Wharton

Bill Maher

Billy Joe Shaver

Black Francis

Black Joe Lewis

Blind Boys of Alabama

Bo Diddley

Bob Wills’ Texas Playboys

Bon Iver

Booker T. & the MGs

Booker T. Jones

Boozoo Chavis

Bottle Rockets

Brett Dennen

Bright Light Social Hour

Broken Social Scene

Bronze Radio Return

Bruce Cockburn

Bruce Hornsby

Buckwheat Zydeco

Buffalo Nichols

Buick 6

********** C **********

Cain’t Never Could

California Guitar Trio

Canary in the Coalmine

Carly Burruss

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Caroline Rose

Carrie Rodriguez

Cat Power

Cedric Burnside

Cereus Bright

Charley Crockett

Charlie Hickey

Charlie Hunter Trio

Chatham County Line

Cheap Trick

Cheryl Wheeler

Chicago Farmer

Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez

Chris Smither

Chris Thile – Aoife O’Donovan

Christian McBride

Christina Wagner

Chuck Prophet

Chuck Prophet & Mission Express

Circles Around The Sun

CJ Chenier

CJ Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown

Clarence Carter

Clem Snide

Colter Wall

Complicated Animals

Conor Oberst

Cooder, Skaggs, White


Corey Harris & the 5X5 Band

CW Stoneking

Cyrus Chesnut

********** D **********

Dale Watson

Damon Fowler

Dan Hicks & the Acoustic Warriors

Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks

Daniel Romano & His Band

Dan Zanes

Dan Zanes & Friends

Danielle Howle Band

Daphne Willis

Dar Williams

Daryl Hance (Mofro)

Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore with The Guilty Ones

Dave Alvin & the Guilty Men

Dave Rawlings Machine

Dave Van Ronk

David Wax Museum


Deer Tick

Del McCoury

Del McCoury Band

Delbert McClinton

Della Mae


Dent May

Diane Schuur

Dick Dale

Dirt Bike

Dirty Dozen Brass Band



Dr. John

Dr. John & The Nite Trippers

Dr. Lonnie Smith

Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors

Drive-By Truckers

Duquette Johnson

Dwight Yoakam

Dylan LeBlanc

********** E **********

Eddy Cotton

Eilen Jewell

Elizabeth Cook

Elizabeth Mitchell With You Are My Flower

Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello and the Imposters

Emmylou Harris

Eric Riehm Trio

Eugene Chadbourne

********** F **********

Field Report

Flagship Romance

Flow Tribe

Folk Is People

Frankie & the Witch Fingers

Freedy Johnston


********** G **********

Gaelynn Lea

Gary Starling

Gene Watson

George Porter & Runnin’ Pardners

George Winston

Ghost Wolves

Glen Hansard


Grace and Tony

Graham Nash

Grant Peeples

Great Peacock

Gregory Porter

Griffin House

Guitar Sheorty

Gurf Morlix

********** H **********

Hayes Carll

Hard Working Americans

Heartless Bastards

Henry Wagons

Heritage Blues Orchestra

Hiss Golden Messenger

Honey Miller


Horse Feathers


********** I **********

Illiterate Light

Indigo Girls

Iris DeMent

Israel Nash

Izzy Heltai

********** J **********

Jaime Wyatt

Jake Shimabukuro

James Elkington

James McMurtry & His Band

Jamestown Revival

JD McPherson

Jeff Tweedy

Jeffrey Martin

Jeffrey Steele

Jenny Lewis

Jesse Malin

Jim Lauderdale & His Band,

Jim McKaba’s After Hours Band

Jimbo Mathus & the Tri-State Coalition

Jimmie Dale Gilmore

Jimmy Cliff

Jimmy Goodreau-Moondi Klein

Joe Pernice

Joe Pug

John Carver Band

John Hiatt

John Moreland

John Murphy

John Paul White

John Waters

John Wesley Harding

Johnny Clegg Band

Jonathan Edwards

Jontavious Willis


Josh Ritter

Judah & the Lion

Junior Brown

Justin Townes Earle

Juston Stens

********** K **********

Kairos Creature Club

Kasey Chambers

Kelsey Waldon

Kenneth Brian Band

Kevin Morby

Kimya Dawson

Kim Richey

Kristina Train

Kristopher James

Kristy Lee

********** L **********

Lake Street Dive

Laney Jones

Laney Jones & the Spirits

Larkin Poe

Larry Campbell-Teresa Williams

Larry Magnum

Las Nubes

Laura Jane Grace


Lee Ann Womack

Leo Kottke

Leon Redbone

Lera Lynn

Link Wray

Liz & Garf

Liza Anne

Liz Longley

Los Colognes

Los Lobos

Lost in the Trees

Loudon Wainwright



Lucinda Williams

Lucky Peterson

Lucky Tubb

Lucy Wainwright Roche

Luna Luna

********** M **********

M. Ward

Madi Carr

Maggie Koerner

Maggie Rose

Magic Giant

Mandolin Orange

Marc Broussard

Marc Cohn Trio

Marcia Ball and Her Band

Mark Erelli

Marshall Crenshaw

Marshall Crenshaw & the Bottle Rockets

Martin Sexton

Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

Mary Flower

Matthew Logan Vasquez

Mavis Staples

Melissa Ferrick

Merle Haggard

Mike Cooley

Mike Stern

Molly Tuttle

Mondo Mike & the Po Boys

Mose Allison

Mount Moriah

********** N **********

Nahko & Medicine for The People

Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens

Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

Neko Case

Nellie McKay

New Breed Brass Band

Nicholas Payton

Nicki Bluhm

Nick Perri & the Underground Thieves

Nikki Lane

Noah Gundersen

Noel Haggard

Nora Jane Struthers

North Mississiippi All-Stars


********** O **********

of Montreal


Old 97’s

Old Crow Medicine Show

Otis Clay

Over The Rhine

********** P **********

Parker Gispert

Parker Millsap

Parker Urban Band

Parquet Courts

Pat Puckett Trio

Patterson Hood

Pearl & The Oysters

Pete Donnelly

Peter Case

Phil Cook

Phoebe Bridgers

Pierce Pettis

Pieta Brown

Poncho Sanchez



Purling Hiss

********** Q **********

********** R **********

Ramblin’ Jack Elliott

Randall Bramblett Band

Randy Newman

Randy Weston’s African Rhythms Trio

Raul Malo

Ray Wylie Hubbard

Raye Zaragoza

Rayland Baxter

Rebirth Brass Band

Reckless Kelly

Red Wanting Blue

Reid Paley

Reverend Horton Heat

Reverend Billy C. Wirtz

Richard Thompson

Rickie Lee Jones

Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder

Rion Paige

RiverTown Band

Robert Earl Keen

Robert Klein

Robert Randolph & The Family Band

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley

Robyn Hitchcock

Rodney Crowell

Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers

Roger McGuinn

Rorey Carroll

Rosanne Cash

Rosie Ledet

Roy Clark

Ruthie Foster

Ryan Adams and the Cardinals

********** S **********

Sam Rodriguez

Sarah Borges

Sarah Borges and Broken Singles

Sarah Jarosz

Savoy Motel

Scott Giddens Trio

Sean Rowe


Seth Myers

Seth Walker

Shakey Graves

Shane Myers

Shannon Ogden

Shawn Colvin

Shawn Mullins

Sheer Mag

Shooter Jennings

Shovels & Rope


Sleepy LaBeef

Soccer Mommy

Son Volt

Sonny Landreth, Honey Miller

Southern Avenue

Speedy Ortiz

St. Paul and The Broken Bones

Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart

Stanley Jordan

Steep Canyon Rangers

Steve Earle

Steve Earle & The Dukes

Steve Forbert

Strand of Oaks

Sturgill Simpson

Sugar & the Hi-Lows

Sun Ra Arkestra

Surfer Blood

Swamp Cabbage

Swear and Shake

Sweet Crude

Syl Johnson

********** T **********

Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal & His Trio Band

Tall Tall Trees


Tank & The Bangas

Terry Adams


The 77d’s

The Autumn Defense

The B-52’s

The Baseball Project

The Belle Game

The Black Lillies

The Blasters

The Both – Aimee Mann/Ted Leo

The Breeders

The Brothers Comatose

The California Honeydrops

The Commonheart

The Connells

The Count Basie Orchestra

The Dandy Warhols

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band

The Disco Biscuits

The Earls of Leicester

The Fabulous Thunderbirds featuring Kim Wilson

The Felice Brothers

The Head and the Heart

The Howlin Brothers

The Iguanas

The James Hunter Six

The Kopecky Family Band

The Lone Bellow

The Magpie Salute

The Malpass Brothers

The Mastersons

The Mavericks

The Milk Carton Kids

The Moonlighters

The Morningsiders

The Mountain Goats

The Oh Hellos

The Paul Thorn Band

The Pauses

The Record Company

The Rubies

The Sleepy Connection with Rickey Calloway

The Suitcase Junket

The Taj Mahal Trio

The Weepies

Those Darlins

Tibetan Monks

Todd Snider

Tom Rush

Tommy Castro

Tommy Womack


Tony Joe White

Travelin’ McCourys

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Twang Bang

Two Guitars


Tyrone Wells

********** U **********

Uncle Floyd

********** V **********

Valley Maker

Van Dyke Parks

Voodoo Glow Skulls

********** W **********

Walter “Wolfman” Washington

Walter Parks

Walter Parks-Lee Hunter

Waylon Payne

Webb Wilder



William Tyler (Lambchop)

Willow Wacks

Willy Tea Taylor

Wolf Parade

********** X **********

********** Y **********

Yo La Tengo
Yonder Mountain String Band

********** Z **********

Zach Bryan