Jelly Ellington


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Jonathan “Jelly” Ellington is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter based in Austin, TX by way of the mountains of Asheville, NC. His vocals are smooth and soulful with an edgy guitar style, chiming in elements of raw and expressive rock and blues. Jelly has developed a reputation for exciting and untamed live performances, and has shared the stage and recorded with Grammy Award-winning artists. He has been making his mark on the Austin scene, voted Top 10 "Best Guitarist" in 2018 Austin Chronicle Austin Music Awards. Jelly released his debut album All In, and is currently taking the country by storm on tour supporting the release.

“Ellington displays a profound talent and raw passion for music, which is becoming more and more rare to find. With each note, the musician compels listeners to smile and take on his same love for music and life. His debut album “All In” shows great promise within the music industry, bringing an inspiring and unique liberation.”
— Indie Band...

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GigTown User  March 21 2018

jelly Ellinton is one of the best artist I've seen in a long time, he has an original blues sound that really transcends the genre. I'm up to seeing him and his band any day of the week!! A Must see!!

GigTown User  December 15 2017

Jelly is an amazing guitarist. His solo acoustic shows are great and he really knows how to rock out and melt faces in the crowd when he plays with his full band (who are all equally as awesome). A true talent.

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