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Judy Banker Band at Nor-East'r Music Festival

Nor-East'r Music & Art Festival, Oscoda County Fairgrounds, Mio, MI

Very excited to be included in the line-up for the 2018 Nor-East'r Music Festival. I'll be playing with Dave Roof in the acoustic Schoolhouse and in the plugged on the Parlor stage Saturday, June 9 and on the main stage with Dave, Tony Pace, and Brian Williams on Sunday, June 10. I'll also be joining Jay Stielstra for his Schoolhouse set on Saturday and his main stage show on Sunday. Can't wait to play this jewel of a festival to start out the summer.

Judy Banker at League of Women Voters-Ann Arbor Get Out The Vote Fundraiser

Alley Bar, 112 West Liberty, Ann Arbor, MI

Fund Raiser to support LWV-Ann Arbor Poster Contest. Every Thursday evening in June Alley Bar, the Alley Bar, a local "boisterous hangout lures locals with its craft cocktails & cold brews served in a hip atmosphere" will be donating 10% of the evening's receipts to LWVAAA in support of our poster contest. This evening at 8:00 p.m. Ann Arbor musician Judy Banker will sing for us. Come discover a new place, join in the fun, and support a good cause.

Ed Dupas and Judy Banker

Ann Arbor Farmer's Market, Depot Street, Ann Arbor, MI

Ed Dupas and I will be singing our original tunes and our favorite country duets at Camp Bacon, Zingerman's annual celebration of our favorite food at the Ann Arbor Farmer's Market. We'll be performing from 11-2 while munching bacon treats. No cover.

Judy Banker at Taste of Ann Arbor 2018

Taste of Ann Arbor, Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI

Looking forward to playing a set outside on the main stage, 11 a.m., to start out one of Ann Arbor's favorite summer events, Taste of Ann Arbor 2018 happening all along Main Street downtown. I'll be performing between 11 - 11:30 a.m.

For Pete's Sake: Seeger Birthday Tribute for The Ark

The Ark, 114 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan

A stellar lineup of Michigan musicians come together to perform the songs of Pete Seeger in celebration of his birthday. Funds from the event go to support The Ark, one of our nation's foremost folk music venues. I'm proud to be part of this wonderful annual event.

May2

On The Tracks Songwriter Showcase

Chelsea Train Depot, 125 Jackson Street, Chelsea, MI 48118

Looking forward to joining this season's On The Tracks Songwriter Showcase series! And especially thrilled to be able to be a part of the songwriter-in-the-round season closer with Jill Jack, Whit Hill, and Barb Barton, for the popular On The Tracks Songwriter Showcase music series at the historic Chelsea train depot. Doors: 6:30p Showtime: 7:00p http://onthetrackschelsea.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OnTheTracksSongwriterShowcase $15 suggested donation taken at the door. No advance tickets*

Open Mic Thursday at Zou Zou's w/ Judy Banker

Zou Zou's Cafe, Main Street, Chelsea, MI

Come join me as I host Thursday Open Mic at Zou Zou's Cafe in downtown Chelsea, Michigan. Musician sign-up at 6, music from 7 - 9. You never know who will show up! Come take a chance! No cover. Tips appreciated.

Benefit for Charlie Steen

Johnny's Speakeasy, 2923 Dexter Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Musician friends are gathering to perform all evening to raise funds to support the generosity of one of our dearest friends, videographer and all-around great person, Charlie Steen. Charlie is donating bone marrow to a 9 year old boy desperately in need. As a self-employed videographer, the time to travel, undergo the procedure and recover from the procedure will take a big financial hit. So we're helping Charlie out. $15 at the door. A long list of performers!

Feb22

Judy Banker Band at the Rumpus Room

Rumpus Room, 510 North Main, Chelsea, MI

The Judy Banker Band headlines the Rumpus Rooms Open Mic Night, 8:30 -10 p.m. Open mic starts at 6:30. Musicians---come on down and play! Great food, unmatched atmosphere in the heart of Chelsea.

Feb10

Country Roots with Judy Banker & Bill Edwards and their bands

Trinity House Theatre, 38840 West Six Mile, Livonia, MI

Very thrilled to be playing the one-of-a-kind Trinity House Theatre with my full band. And especially thrilled to be sharing the evening with my good friend and a great songwriter, Bill Edwards. I'll be sitting in with his band for a set with Bill, then playing a set with my bandmates Dave Roof, Tony Pace and Brian Williams. Bill and I will be pulling the bands together for a couple of songs at the end. Looking forward to this!

Jan20

Songwriters In The Round with Scott Fab, Judy Banker and Ed Dupas

Plymouth Coffee Bean, 884 Penniman Ave, Plymouth, MI

I'll be joining my good friends and fellow songwriters Scott Fab and Ed Dupas for an evening of swapping songs in the intimate listening room at the Coffee Bean. Very excited about this one! Pitcher passed.

Jan14

Jay Stielstra & friends CD Release Celebration at the Old Town

Old Town Tavern, 122 W Liberty, Ann Arbor, Michigan

I'll be joining my musical partner, Jay Stielstra, to celebrate the release of Jay's new CD, Heaven For Me, at the Old Town Tavern in Ann Arbor. All the musicians who played on the CD will be joining us including Peter "Madcat" Ruth, Dave Roof, Jason Dennie and Mary Seelhorst! Donation pitcher. CD's will be available for sale!

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  • Bob Lippert

    Bob Lippert Milford

    Hi Bob, I'm so excited that you have a video of my band's Hollerfest performance! That's awesome! If you could email me the links that would be great-----judithbanker@gmail.com. Many thanks!!! Judy

    Hi Bob,

    I'm so excited that you have a video of my band's Hollerfest performance! That's awesome!
    If you could email me the links that would be great-----judithbanker@gmail.com. Many thanks!!!

    Judy

  • Michael G Nastos

    Michael G Nastos Ann Arbor

    Hi Judy...Pulp has approved to write a profile on you...contact me at mnastos@emich.edu...734-395-3634 (text or voice mail) or messenger on facebook...will coordinate an upcoming public appearance...thank you...mgn

    Hi Judy...Pulp has approved to write a profile on you...contact me at mnastos@emich.edu...734-395-3634 (text or voice mail) or messenger on facebook...will coordinate an upcoming public appearance...thank you...mgn

  • Amy Pershing

    Amy Pershing Ann Arbor

    Beautiful music!!!! Congratulations, Judy!

    Beautiful music!!!! Congratulations, Judy!

  • Drew

    Drew MI

    Luv ya Judy!

    Luv ya Judy!

  • Roger Beukema

    Roger Beukema Davisburg MI

    Coul u send me your email? I heard you both at the Living Room and really enjoyed your songs. I'm looking for chord and words for a couple. I'm a struggling new guitar and she too. Thank for your hep. Dutchbeuk12@ Gmail.com

    Coul u send me your email? I heard you both at the Living Room and really enjoyed your songs. I'm looking for chord and words for a couple. I'm a struggling new guitar and she too. Thank for your hep. Dutchbeuk12@ Gmail.com