Jeffrey Lynn Fulks Jr. also known as JL Fulks, is a American Singer-Songwriter and Professional Guitarist. He is known for his versatile approach to the guitar, his captivating songs, and smooth vocals. JL is a Berklee College of Music Alumni and a award winning artist. He has shared the stage and opened for such names as: Johnny Winter, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Doyle Brandhall ll, Donovan Frankenreiter, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Tinsley Ellis, Tab Benoit, Matt Schofield, Chris Duarte, Mac Arnold and the Plate Full of Blues, Brandon Santini, and many more.
In 2013 he hit the blues music circuit with world renowned Blues Harmonica Player Brandon Santini. He toured the Midwest and performed at several major blues festivals before starting his own career.
In 2016, JL & his blues trio won South Florida's Regional Blues Challenge and made it to the Semi-Finals at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN. Shortly after he released his self written and produced EP "On Down The Road" featuring award winning Blues Artist Matt Schofield. The EP charted in three charts on the Roots Music Report and received many great reviews and plays worldwide.
In October of 2016 JL was nominated for two International Music & Entertainment Awards: Blues Song of The Year (You & I), and Blues Artist of The Year. JL won Blues Song of The Year and performed the winning song at the Tucker Theater in Murfreesboro, TN for the 2016 IMEA Awards.
In 2018 JL won two International Music & Entertainment Awards: Blues Artist of The Year & Music Video of The Year (The Way She Makes Me Feel).
JL is currently endorsed by Heritage Guitar Inc., GHS Strings, Mojo Hand FX, and Cusack Music. He is also touring nationwide and is planning to start touring internationally in 2019. JL’s booking is currently managed by Jim Nestor at Bluzpik Media Group.
JL's latest release entitled "Who I Am" is in the Country / Americana genre and features many great songs such as “Who I Am”, “Hold On Tight”, and “Cold Mountain Stream”. It is now available on all major online music platforms.
Aside from music JL Fulks is avid kayak angler, fly fisherman, YouTuber, and videographer. In May of 2018 JL launched his Vlog “Road Angler TV” which is dedicated to Music, Fishing, Kayaking, & Adventure. As of April 2019, JL has joined forces with popular Kayak company, Vibe Kayaks and he is a part of their Pro Fishing Team.
JL is currently based out of Nashville, Tennessee.