David Julia (23) is a guitarist, singer-songwriter, and entertainer from Central Florida. He began his professional career playing at his hometown Italian restaurant at only ten years old. By 13, David was playing the Blues all over the state of Florida. From regionally touring to competing and performing in the Memphis-based Blues Foundations International Blues Challenge four years in a row, David Julia is an up and coming force in the country’s Blues scene. David released his EP, Simple Things, in 2016, consisting of four original works and one cover. His first album, Inspired, produced by Mike Zito and released on the VizzTone Record label, debuted in 2018. The title “Inspired” is paying tribute to the Blues masters whose recordings he has learned from. David has been personally touched by the current generation of musicians who have taught, befriended, encouraged, and helped him along the way. He credits his success to the unwavering support of his family, and thanks them for always pushing him to follow his passion. You can find out more about David, including his original songs, performances, and show dates on his website: davidjuliamusic.com, Instagram: davidjuliamusic, Facebook : davidjuliamusic, or on Spotify under “David Julia”.
“David Julia has an ear for melody, and a strong feeling that is contagious.”
Bob Margolin, I Met David when he was just thirteen at a Fur Peace Ranch workshop. He inspired me and the other workshopers to more creativity. David's guitar mastery, vocal skills, songwriting, and performance skills are fulilling his promise!
Sheryl and Don Crow, The Nashville Alliance
Talk about a “pheenom”–David Julia is the epitome of the term! He has performed at International Blues Challenge in Memphis four years in a row. David's album, “Inspired,” is a tribute to those players who have mentored and taught him. Produced by Mike Zito, at Marz Studio in Nederland, TX. David has also performed on the Legendary Blues Cruise and has competed in the International Blues Challenge.
Gary Anton, BBC
"Although he can shred the frets, David plays from his soul and sings from his heart."
Marty Gunther, Blues Blast Magazine
".. One quick listen to David Julia's CD, INSPIRED, will prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that he's an old soul in a nineteen year old body."
Roger & Margaret White Big City Rhythm & Blues Magazine
David Julia’s dream to live the life of a musician is as real as it gets. David Julia’s first major label recording is truly “Inspired.”