I'm back in the studio working on a new recording of original music. Stay tuned for updates. My latest CD, Devils Never Cry, can be purchased here.

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Upcoming Shows

Previous events

Nov30

Jay Stielstra & friends at 9 Live House Concert

Ypsilanti, MI

Come hear Jay and friends up close and personal and completely unplugged in this intimate and welcoming house concert series. For ticket information email me at judybankermusic@gmail.com

Get Out The Vote Concert at Last Word

Last Word, 301 W. Huron Street, Ann Arbor, MI

I'll be joining a great line up of artists performing at the iconic Last Word restaurant/bar in downtown Ann Arbor to support the Get Out The Vote project! Some of the other performers are Johnny Williams, Mark Jewett, and Dave Rossiter (Hoodang). Donations invited to support the cause.

Folk Alliance Regional Midwest Conference

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Grand Rapids, MI

Looking forward to attending FARM 2018 in Grand Rapids. I'll be performing here and there throughout the conference. Scheduled appearances include: Thurs. 12:30 a.m. Gypsy Wagon Studio Live webscast https://www.concertwindown.com/gypsywagonstudio Fri. 1:30 a.m. Access Film Private Showcase,

Rm. 124

Sat. 4:00 p.m. Performance Lane

1:00 a.m. First Timers Private Showcase Rm. 120
Oct21

Heaven For Me: An Evening With Jay Stielstra and Friends at The Ark

The Ark, Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI

I'll be joining my longtime musical partner Jay Stielstra for an evening of his songs at the iconic folk club The Ark, in Ann Arbor. Guest artists will include Chris Buhalis, Peter Madcat Ruth and many more!

Oct11

Veterans for Peace John Lennon Birthday Concert at The Ark

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

The Veterans For Peace annual John Lennon Birthday Concert raises funds to support VFP and celebrates the music of icon John Lennon. A spectacular roster of musicians share the stage, each doing their own version of one of Lennon's songs. I'm always thrilled to be part of this event. Others joining this year (so far) are host, Chris Buhalis, Billy King, FUBAR, and many more!

Westside Porch Concerts

Westside Neighborhood Manchester, Territorial Road, Manchester, MI

On Sunday, September 30th come out for a fun, fall afternoon of great music. Territorial Street going to be strummin'. 4 houses - 4 porch concerts. Bring your own chair and beverages. Admission is $20 and gets you a wristband for 4 great shows and light snacks.

1st concert at 402 Territorial - Rollie Tussing & The Midwest Territory Band will start at 2 pm

2nd show will be across the street at 401 Territorial - Dick Siegel & Dave Roof

3rd Show will be at 545 West Main (west end of Territorial almost to Carr Park) - the legendary Jay Stielstra, featuring Judy Banker & Chris Buhalis.

4th Show will be 501 Territorial - Adam Plomaritas

All proceeds go to the musicians. 60 wristbands available. Get yours before they sell out!

Please park in the vacant lot behind the Manchester Market and come through the Scully's backyard.

Jay Stielstra Birthday Concert at Johnny's Speakeasy

Johnny's Speakeasy, Dexter Road, Ann Arbor, MI

We'll be celebrating my good friend and music partner, Jay Stielstra's, 85th birthday with a concert at our favorite venue, Johnny's Speakeasy. Jay will be singing his classic tunes joined by a host of musician friends. Tickets $22.50, will be sold online. Watch this space for further info.

Kerrytown Nashbash 2018 Music Festival

Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Depot Street, Ann Arbor, MI

Thrilled to be co-organizing and performing at the 12th Annual Kerrytown Nashbash Music Festival, Thursday, Aug. 16, 5 - 9:30. My band and I will be doing a set at 6:15 - 7. Great lineup starting at 5! The Aut Bar's afterBASH across the street in Braun Court starts at 9:30 and features my friend and duo partner, Ed Dupas as headliner with a lineup of other local artists playing into the wee hours. Free!! Open to the public.

Aug13

Private Event

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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