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WCBN Fundraiser 2020

WCBN.FM , Thompson Street, Ann Arbor

I'm excited to be joining Jim "Tex" Manheim on his show on WCBN as part of the annual WCBN fundraiser going on this month. I'll be playing some songs live from Buffalo Motel, giving away a couple of CDs and more! Please tune in to 88.3FM or live stream from the link at the top of the WCBN website at http://www.wcbn.org/

Judy Banker & Bill Edwards Guest Host Wednesday Open Mic at Zou Zou's

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

I'll be guest hosting Zou Zou's Wednesday Open Mic again, this time with good friend Bill Edwards joining me. We'll be singing a few of our own songs but the night belongs to our Open Mic artists. 7-9pm Come early to sign up to perform a few songs. Always a great evening!

Judy Banker CD Release Celebration at The Ark

The Ark, Main Street, Ann Arbor

Thrilled to be able to play our new album, Buffalo Motel, cover to cover for this show in support of our new release. The whole band will be there including Dave Roof, Alan Pagliere, Tony Pace, Brian Williams and John Sperendi and a surprise guest or two. The wonderful Joanna and the Jaywalkers will be opening the evening with a set of their edgy and lush "chamber folk" tunes.

Bill Edwards, Judy Insley & Judy Banker: Songwriters In The Round

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room, Main Street, Ann Arbor

I get to join my good friends, songwriters Bill Edwards and Judy Insley, for a Nashville-style in the round show at the intimate and wonderful Crazy Wisdom listening room in downtown Ann Arbor. No cover for this show.

Annie, Allison & Judy: In The Round

Zou Zou's Cafe, 101 North Main, Chelsea, MI

I'll be joining good friend Annie Capps, a force of nature in the Midwest folk scene, and exquisite songwriter Allison Downey for an evening of song swapping, duos/trios and good times at Zou Zou's Cafe--a wonderful venue in the heart of Chelsea, MI. No cover.

Judy Banker & Ed Dupas Guest Host the Zou's Wednesday Open Mic

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

My good friend and killer songwriter, Ed Dupas, joins me in hosting this week's Wednesday Open Mic at Zou Zou's in downtown Chelsea. Always a great evening of camaraderie and live tunes. All levels from professional to living room star are warmly welcome!

Judy Banker Band wsg Ed Dupas at Trinity House Theatre

Trinity House Theatre, 38840 W 6 Mile Road, Livonia, MI

Come join us for this full band show at the beautiful Trinity House Theatre in Livonia.I'll be joined by the whole band including Dave Roof, Tony Pace, Brian Williams, Alan Pagliere & John Sperendi with special guest, Ed Dupas opening. The band and I will preview some tunes from my soon to be released CD, Buffalo Motel. Going to be a raise the roof night at THT!

Veterans for Peace John Lennon Birthday Concert

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

Annual concert in support of the local chapter of Veterans for Peace. A roster of Michigan artists cover the songs of John Lennon in celebration of his birthday. Always an incredible night of great music and solidarity. I'm honored to be part of it.

Oct5

Private Event

Judy Banker & Bill Edwards: Zou Zou's Open Mic

Zou Zou's Cafe, 101 North Main, Chelsea, MI

My good friend Bill Edwards will be co-hosting Zou Zou's Thursday Open Mic with me tonight, 7-9pm. We'll swap songs at the beginning and end of the evening and welcome amateur and professional musicians to come on by and perform a couple tunes. We provide the PA!

Sep14

Songfest Songwriters Workshops

Chelsea Library, Main Street, Chelsea, MI

I'll be joining a group of songwriters who will provide individual mentoring sessions for songwriters who would like tips/support/feedback on their work. Free and part of the Chelsea Community's Annual Songfest Event.

Holler Fest 2019

Frog Holler Farm, 11811 Beech Road, Brooklyn, MI

Holler Fest 2019 -- Aug. 23 - 25. Can't wait for this jewel of a music festival in the rolling hills of Frog Holler Farm! I'll be playing with Dave Roof and John Sperendi in the hauntingly beautiful Holler Fest cabin at 2 pm. We'll be joining Jay Stielstra for his set immediately after at 3 pm. It's going to be a great afternoon!

Kerrytown Nash Bash

Kerrytown/Ann Arbor Farmer's Market, Depot Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Thrilled to again be part of this wonderful annual event celebrating Nashville-style music outdoors in the beautiful Kerrytown district of Ann Arbor--complete with BBQ, wine/beer, food trucks and a great community vibe! I'll be playing with the full band including Dave Roof, Tony Pace, Alan Pagliere, Brian Williams, and John Sperendi--in a lineup of wonderful Michigan artists including Bill Edwards, Hoodang and more! Free event. Donations appreciated. Kids & dogs welcome!

Judy Banker & Ed Dupas @The Zou

Zou Zou's Cafe & Coffee Bar, Main Street, Chelsea, MI

I'll be playing 7 - 9 p.m. at the wonderful Zou Zou's Cafe in downtown Chelsea. Chelsea Sights & Sounds music and street fair will be going on all evening outdoors in downtown Chelsea. Come on down and enjoy the event. While you're there stop in the Zou to say hi! No cover. Tips appreciated.

Jay Stielstra w/ Judy Banker Trio on the Manistee River

Manistee River Bend, Fife Lake, Michigan

Thrilled to be supporting Michigan Legend Jay Stielstra with an opening set on the Manistee River in Fife Lake, Michigan for a private neighborhood party.

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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