David Julia has been performing live since the age of seven, he has played festival’s, fund raisers, private parties and even sang the national anthem at an Orlando Magic Basketball game. He had an ongoing gig at a hometown restaurant every Friday night for over a year at the age of ten. He has played the Florida Key’s and all over the state of Florida by the age of twelve. Guitarist singer/songwriter David Julia is quite an accomplished musician and he is only fourteen years old.
At the age of twelve he met Ellard-James “Moose” Boles (Lou Reed’s bass player) and was invited to play some blues in Key West Florida, since then David was all in with the blues! David started taking lessons from master guitarist Ernie Lancaster and Ernie took him to another level of blues! As David was honing his skills with his new mentor and friend Ernie suddenly passed from cancer. David was awfully sad over the passing of his friend and promised to make him proud through his music. He started playing at The AlleyBlues in Sanford, Florida where Ernie frequented, and continued to hone his skills and understand the Blues through such long time blues artists as Maurice Fields, Auggie Bassman and Doc Williamson. READ MORE