Robbie Fulks

Robbie Fulks

biography

Robbie Fulks was born in York, Pennsylvania, grew up in North Carolina and Virginia, and now lives near Chicago. His records include the influential early “alternative country” classics Country Love Songs (1996) and South Mouth (1997), the widely acclaimed Georgia Hard (2005), Gone Away Backward, and, most recently, Upland Stories, which earned two Grammy nominations and was named as one of 2016’s best by Rolling Stone and NPR among many others. He has performed on WSM’s “Grand Ole Opry,” PRI’s “Prairie Home Companion,” PBS’s Austin City Limits, NBC’s Today Show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, and 30 Rock. Artists who have recorded his songs include Sam Bush, Andrew Bird, Mollie O’Brien, Kelly Hogan, Mekons, Rosie Flores, and Old 97s. His writing has appeared in GQ, DaCapo Press’s Best Music Writing anthologies for 2001 and 2004, and A Guitar and A Pen: Stories by Country Music’s Greatest Songwriters. As an instrumentalist, he has accompanied the Irish fiddle master Liz Carroll, the distinguished jazz violinist Jenny Scheinman, the bluegrass band Special Consensus, and the New Orleans pianist Dr. John. Artists he has produced include George Jones, Mavis Staples, Dallas Wayne, and Linda Gail Lewis. He tours yearlong with various configurations.

news

Robbie Fulks Makes Ann Powers of NPR’s Best of 2016
New Frontier Touring Artists Grab 7 Grammy Nominations!
Bob Odenkirk From “Breaking Bad” and “Better Call Saul” Interviews Robbie Fulks!
New Frontier Touring and Sugarlands Distilling Co. Presents SXSW Showcase

TOUR DATES

Date City Venue
Aug 25 Three Oaks, MI Acorn Theater
Aug 26 Bovina, NY Chico’s Barn
Sep 05 - Sep 10 Sisters, OR Sisters Folk Festival
Sep 11 Portland, OR White Eagle
Sep 15 HI Kahilu Theatre
Sep 17 Novato, CA Hopmonk Tavern- Novato
Sep 18 Sacramento, CA Harlow’s Night Club
Sep 20 Santa Ynez, CA Tales from the Tavern
Sep 23 Nelson, NY Nelson Odeon
Sep 24 Easton, MD Historic Avalon Theatre
Sep 26 Cambridge, MA Club Passim
Sep 27 Northampton, MA Parlor Room @ Signature Sounds
Sep 28 Saratoga Springs, NY Caffe Lena
Sep 29 Mifflinburg, PA Rusty Rail Brewing Company
Sep 30 Bethlehem, PA Godfrey Daniels
Oct 01 IL Copley Theater
Oct 01 Batavia, IL Kiss The Sky
Oct 06 Monroe, WI Monroe Arts Center
Oct 07 Chicago, IL David Logan Center For The Arts
Oct 10 - Oct 14 Various cities, AUS Australia
Oct 19 Houston, TX The Heights Theater
Oct 20 Dallas, TX The Kessler Theater
Oct 26 Knoxville, TN Open Chord Music
Oct 28 Raleigh, NC Stag’s Head Music Hall
Oct 29 Winston Salem, NC Muddy Creek Music Hall
Nov 11 Evanston, IL SPACE
Nov 15 Worthington, OH Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza and Live Music
Nov 17 Nashville, TN The Station Inn
Nov 18 McMinnville, TN Bluegrass Underground- Volcano
Jan 12 LaSalle, IL Uptown Grill

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