JANUARY 13th, 2012 STRATFORD CITY HALL
The Upside of Maybe will be performing as part of an evening of great music to raise funds for cancer research. Other performers will include JACOB MOON. More info to follow.
FEBRUARY 4/11/18/25 "STRATFORD STAR"
Michael is thrilled to be judging "Stratford Star" singing contest again this year. For those of you that are unaware, this is the contest that helped launch the career of that Justin Beiber guy who came in second... NOTE: Michael was NOT a judge that year! :-)
APRIL 13th, 2011 HAMILTON "THE FREEWAY CAFE"
Michael and his band "THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE" will be celbrating the release of 3 new tracks on iTUNES from their upcomming project. Come out and join them for their 3rd appearance at The Freeway Cafe. Other acts to be announced.
APRIL 21, 2012 LONDON "THE GREEN FAIRY CONCERT SERIES"
Michael and his band "The Upside of Maybe" will be performing a 2 hour set as part of this year's "Green Fairy" Concert Series held at The East Village Coffee House (785 Dundas St.). There will be a great opening act (to be announced shortly) and LOTS of great food and drinks! Seating is limited for this really initmate evening and tickets will sell out quickly at just $10.
MAY 5, 2012 FOREST
The Upside of Maybe will be playing at WOOD CENTRAL SCHOOL from starting at 1:00pm and going until around 4:00pm as part of their 50th birthday party! Stop by for some great music, food, folks and fun!
MAY 10, 2012 STRATFORD, "Music for Mental Health"
C'mon out and join Michael, as well as a whole host of amazingly talented musicians in raising some money and public awareness around youth related mental health issues. The concert starts at 7:00pm at the Kiwanis Centre and is a licenced event.
JUNE 8th, 2012 TILLSONBURG, "RELAY FOR LIFE"
The band had such a great time last year performing at "Relay For Life" events in both Owen Sound and Tillsonburg that we can't wait to do it all again. THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE will be performing a full out concert right after the illumination ceremony (10:00pm) and it should be a great time for a great cause... so don't miss it - throw together a team and come and join us!
JUNE 9th, 2012 ARKONA, ARKONA FAMILYFEST
Come on out with the whole gang to enjoy an afternoon of Food, Folks and Fun at this great family friendly event held downtown Arkona at the park. There will be lots of music, games and stuff to do... so come out expecting to have a great time.
JUNE 10th, 2012 FOREST, "FOREST CLIFF CAMP PIG ROAST"
So there is this great little camp in Forest that needs to raise a little money to help with programming and we want to help out. Come on out during the afternoon for a great pig roast and some fun entertainment as well. More info to come.
JUNE 16th, 2012 TILLSONBURG, "TURTLEFEST"
Michael will be playing a solo set at 11:30am on the mainstage downtown Tillsonburg as part of this year's "Turtlefest". Be sure to come on out and enjoy a great day of music, food and fun!
JUNE 23rd, 2012 STRATFORD, PHOENIX CLUB BBQ FUNDRAISER
Michael is thrilled to be back as entertainment for this year's Phoenix Club BBQ Fundraiser. There is a really good chance that he will be performing with his full band The Upside of Maybe as well as possibly a few of this year's Stratford Stars. More details will follow as they become known, but be sure to mark this date on your calander.
JUNE 24th, 2012 CHATHAM
Hey... looks like "The Upside of Maybe" will be performing a full out concert in Chatham this summer. We've got the date all lined up, but watch for updates for the rest of the details!
JULY 1st, 2012 TILSONBURG, "CANADA DAY CONCERT"
Stay tuned for more information, but it looks like The Upside of Maybe will be back in Tillsonburg this year helping celebrate Canada Day in style!
JULY 1st, 2012 STRATFORD, "CANADA DAY CONCERT"
The Upside of Maybe will be performing again at this year's Canada Day Festivites downtown Stratford. It looks like the band will be on mainstage around 2:30pm. If you are looking for a great place to come and celebrate being Canadian... Stratford is the place to be!
SEPTEMBER 7 BAYFIELD TOWN HALL with SHAWNA CASPI
Come on out to this intimate evening of music with well loved Toronto Folk singer SHAWNA CASPI. There will also be art on display from a number of great local artists. Concert begins at 7:00pm and it is a "suggested donation" of $5 at the door which will go towards CMHA (Canadian Mental Health Association).
SEPTEMBER 8/9 STRATFORD "GARLICFEST"
The band is back where it "all began". This year should be LOTS of fun with not only great food and performances, but a few cool surprises as well. You will not want to miss this one! More details to follow.
SPTEMBER 15 - ILLDERTON, ONTARIO
The Upside of Maybe will be performing at a private dinner function.
NOVEMBER 8 KITCHENER, ONTARIO - SILVERSPOON
The details for this are just being put together now, but it looks like THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE will be performing a short concert at The Silver Spoon in Kitchener. Stay tuned for more details.
NOVEMBER 16 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - FUNDRAISING COFFEE HOUSE
Michael Bannerman will be joined by Scott Beckman and perform a 40 min set while you enjoy coffee and sweets. The doors open at 7:00pm. Tickets are a suggested $10 donation to help the Memorial Baptist Church Youth Group on their mission trip to Africa. Other artists will also be performing.
NOVEMBER 25th, ST. MARYS, ONTARIO - Christmas Party @ Pyramid Centre
Michael Bannerman will be singing a special Christmas concert at the Pyramid Centre as part of the the HPHA Christmas Party. The concert will be geared to kids and there will be both free swimming and skating available. The concert starts at 3:00pm and skating/swimming starts at 1:00pm.
JANUARY 26, 2013 - ST MARYS - THE BLACK ANGUS
Come on out and join the band on this special evening as we enjoy some amazing food and music. The Upside of Maybe is thrilled to be perfoming as part of the Black Angus concert/dinner series. Tickets are $10 and you can order food and drink off the menu. More information to follow... so we'll keep you posted!
P R E V I O U S - C O N C E R T - D A T E S - 2009/2010/2011
OCTOBER 26th, 2011 TORONTO, ON performed with The Upside of Maybe at The Smiling Buddha. Also appearing with us that evening were North of Queens as well as singer/songwriter Shawna Capi.
OCTOBER 1st, 2011 GODERICH, ON - ALL THROUGH THE NIGHT performance with Kirste Carter, Penny Brown, Alli Matthews and Terri Sparling.
SEPTEMBER 25th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - performed with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE. Also appearing were EMM GRYNER, BOY IN DECEMBER, and DAYNA MANNING.
SEPTEMBER 18th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "Busking Series"
SEPTEMBER 16th, 2011 OWEN SOUND, ON performed with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE at "RELAY FOR LIFE"
SEPTEMBER 10th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - GARLIC FESTIVAL with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE
SEPTEMBER 4th, 2011 Grand Bend, ON - Beach Festival performed with Penny Brown and Scott Beckman
AUGUST 14th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "Black Out" Festival.
AUGUST 27th, STRATFORD, ON - "Busking Festival" performer
AUGUST 13th, 2011 RIPLEY, ON - performed with Scott Beckman.
JULY 23rd, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "Busking Festival"
JULY 7th, 2011 CLINTON, ON - opened for STEVE GREEN with full band, THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE
JULY 6th, 2011 LONDON, ON - opened for STEVE GREEN with full band, THE UPDSIDE OF MAYBE
JULY 1-7th - VANASTRA, ON - Multiple concerts as part of the Youth SERVE week.
JULY 1, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - CANADA DAY - performed along with RANT MAGIE RANT as part of the Canada Festivities downtown Stratford.
JUNE 21,2011 FOREST, ON - with Scott Beckman as part of the "Spring Fling" concert series.
JUNE 18th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - Performed along with Kirstie Carter at The Phoenix Club's annual "Father's Day Pig Roast".
JUNE 18th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - Performace as part of the Stratford "Busker" festival.
JUNE 16th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "All Through The Night CD Release Party"
JUNE 10th, 2011 TILLSONBURG, ON - Performed with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE at The Cancer Society's "Relay for Life"
MAY 28th. 2011 MILVERTON, ON - The "Opening Ceremonies/Celebration" of the new baseball diamond. Performed with KIRSTIE CARTER.
MAY 27, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - THE FORBIDDEN RIDE (Show 'n Shine) - Performed with SCOTT BECKMAN
MAY 5th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "Music For Mental Health" Banquet & Concert
MAY 4th, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - Central Secondary School - Performed With SCOTT BECKMAN and KIRSTIE CARTER.
MAY 3rd, 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "Gorgeous Girls Gala"
APRIL 16th 2011 STRATFORD, ON - Masonic Lodge - Instrument Lenders CD Release Concert - Performed with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE.
APRIL 2/3rd 2011 STRATFORD, ON - "SWAN DAY" Concert
FEBRUARY 20th, 2011 TORONTO, ON - Guest Artist with the EHP Gospel Choir as part of "Scout Day" festivities.
JANUARY 23rd, 2011 VANASTRA, ON - Performed with The Upside of Maybe at Vanastra CRC.
DECEMBER 18th, 2010 KINCARDINE, ON - Performed a Christmas concert with Scott Beckman, his family and friends at Trillium Court.
DECEMBER 11th, 2010 KITCHENER, ON - Performed at a community Christmas Banquet with both Scott Beckman and Penny Brown.
NOVEMBER 19th, 2010 WINDSOR, ON - concert with "The Upside of Maybe" held at Central United Church
NOVEMBER 5th, 2010 SARNIA, ON - performed at The Cheeky Monkey with Scott Beckman
OCTOBER 23/ 2010 STRATFORD - performed a concert with Scott Beckman at Central United Church.
OCTOBER 19/2010 STRATFORD, ON - performed with SCOTT BECKMAN at CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL for a fundraising dinner.
SEPTEMBER 18/2010 STRATFORD, ON - DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE
SEPTEMBER 18/2010 STRATFORD, ON - GARLICFEST with THE UPSIDE OF MAYBE
SEPTEMBER 11/2010 STRATFORD, ON - Busking downtown Stratford as part of the summer busking series.
SEPTEMBER 4/2010 STRATFORD, ON - part of the Stratford "Busking" Series
AUGUST 28/2010 STRATFORD, ON - Stratford Country Club - Private Function with The Upside of Maybe
AUGUST 15/2010 CAVENDISH, PEI - Wedding
JULY 31/2010 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - part of the Stratford Summer "Busking" Series.
JULY 17/2010 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - part of the Stratford Summer "Busking" Series.
JULY 3/2010 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - performed as part of the Stratford Summer "Busking" Series.
JUNE 26/2010 MILVERTON, ONTARIO - Cancer Fundraiser / Pig Roast
JUNE 19/2010 (Evening) STRATFORD, ONTARIO - Stag 'n Doe
JUNE 19/2010 (Afternoon) STRATFORD, ONTARIO - "The Phoenix Club" - BBQ & Concert
JUNE 6/2010 WINDSOR, ONTARIO- "Open Doors Concert Series" at Central United Church
JUNE 4/2010 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - The Canadian Cancer Society's "RELAY FOR LIFE"
MAY 30/2010 RIPLEY, ONTARIO - Ripley Presbyterian Church
MAY 7/2010 STRATFORD, ONTARIO - Music For Mental Health Fundraiser
April 30.10 HAMILTON, ONTARIO - "The Freeway"
April 10/10 PORT ROWAN, ONTARIO
Feb. 17/10 London, ON - Youth Night with "Open House"
Feb. 15/10 Tillsonburg, ON @ "Open Arms"
Feb. 12/10 Stratford, ON - "My Blue Valentine" with "North of Queen" & "E.H.P. Gospel Choir"
Jan. 31/10 Kitchener, ON - Private Show
Jan. 26/10 Seaforth, ON - Private Show
Jan 24/10 Hamilton, ON @ "Art of Sound" Festival
Jan. 10/10 Zurich, ON with "Open House"
Nov. 13/09 Stratford, ON - "The Thing With Feathers" PSP Fundraiser with "BRITTLESTAR" & "Ali MATTHEWS"
Nov. 12/09 St. Catherines, ON @ Sweet's Cafe with "Scott Beckman" & "Penny Brown"
Sept. 30/09 Stratford, ON - Private Show
Sept. 27/09 Toronto, ON @ E.H.P. United Church with the "E.H.P. Gospel Choir"
Sept. 26/09 Stratford, ON @ Stratford Fall Fair - Fair Grounds
Sept. 12/09 Stratford, ON
- AM @ Stratford Garlic Festival
- PM @ Stratford Hospital Grand Opening (Staff Party)
Sept. 11/09 Stratford, ON @ Army-Navy Hall with "Penny Brown"
Aug. 2/09 Scarborough, ON - with "Open House"