FLYER

FLYER

BandRockBlues

FLYER just might be the most rock-solid cover band in Atlanta. 97.1 The River calls us "Atlanta's premier classic hits cover band." We bring the music you grew up on; from the power of the Stones and the soul of Van Morrison to the Southern anthems of Lynyrd Skynyrd.

Biography

Take a couple of pilots who can wail on guitar, add a guy who builds fighter jets and pounds the drums and throw in a psychologist on keyboards and a software exec. on bass, and you've got one healthy, high-flying rock band.

Flyer, a quintet of aviation-oriented musicians, covers the gamut of rock and blues. We play the vintage tunes of Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles and The Eagles; the Southern rock of Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top and The Allman Brothers; the working-class songs of STYX and John Mellencamp; the smooth sounds of Journey and Elton John; and the classic hits from The Temptations and Chuck Berry.

"The music we do sparks a lot of memories and puts everybody in a good mood," said Lex Lauletta of Woodstock. The captain with Delta Air Lines plays rhythm guitar and harmonica. "We play '70s and 80's classic rock and some R&B, all of which will keep you dancing ."

The other "flyboys" making up the band are Mark Bradley of Roswell, also a Delta captain who plays guitar; Neil Johnson of Marietta, senior manager of product control for the F/A-22, the new fighter jet being built at Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Co., on drums; Steve Kincaid of Roswell, a psychologist and vice president of consulting for Right Management Consultants who "flies a lot," on keyboards; and Richard Banks of East Cobb, an executive with SmartTrust, a Swedish company that makes software for the mobile-phone industry, on bass.

"The unique talents each member brings to the band blend perfectly to create a powerful sound", says Lauletta.

Discography

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Set List

25 Or 6 To 4 Chicago
After Midnight Eric Clapton
Ain’t No Sunshine Bill Withers
All Along The Watchtower Bob Dylan
All The Young Girls Love Alice Elton John
Angel of Harlem U2
Another Saturday Night Cat Stevens
Back In The USSR The Beatles
Bitch The Rolling Stones
Blue Collar Man Styx
Blue On Black Kenny Wayne Shepard
Born On The Bayou Creedance Clearwater Revival
Breakdown Tom Petty
Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison
Brown Sugar The Rolling Stones
Calling All Angels Train
Candle In The Wind Elton John
Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love Bad Company
Can’t You See Creedance Clearwater Revival
China Grove The Doobie Brothers
Crazy Love Van Morrison
Daniel Elton John
Dead or Alive Bon Jovi
Desperado The Eagles
Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me Elton John
Dream On Aerosmith
Drift Away Dobie Grey
Evil Ways Santana
Feeling Alright Joe Cocker
Find The Cost Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
Fins Jimmy Buffett
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