This week we interviewed JL Fulks, an artist who’s sound is a blend of Americana, blues, country and rock and roll, as he states. You can definitely hear this blend on his songs, available now for streaming!
What’s your favorite kind of sandwich?
The Beatles or Elvis? Why?
Elvis because he’s the king of rock n roll
Lyrics to live by?
“I might not go down in history but I’m going down to the Honkytonk”
What country music artists do you listen to the most?
Tyler Childers, Cody Jinks, Hank Jr. and George Strait
How would you describe your “sound”?
A mixture of Americana, Blues, Country, & Rock n roll
Where do you see your musical career in 5 years?
Writing songs with publishing deal and touring
Are there any instruments you don’t play but wish you did? Why?
Not really. The guitar is enough for me
What was the best advice you have received?
What advice would you give to yourself at the start of your musical career?
Probably to believe in myself and get ready for the ride
Where does most of your inspiration come from?
Great songs. I have a lot of artists I’m inspired by but sometimes I hear a new song that I hadn’t heard before and I say to myself “now that’s a good song”. Then usually I get inspired to write more.
What do you consider to be your biggest achievement in your career so far?
Winning three international music & entertainment awards
What’s on the horizon for you that you would like to share?
I just moved to Nashville. I am currently writing new material and starting to get into the Nashville scene. I also have several tours lined up for the rest of 2019 and into 2020. I also run a outdoors vlog on YouTube called Road Angler TV and am on the Vibe Kayaks Pro Fishing Team. Really looking forward to exploring Tennessee waters!