• Awards for Producer of the Year

    Winner of BC Country Music Award 2012 & 2009, Nominated: 2015 & 2014
    Winner of BC Interior Music Award: 2009.
    Nominated for Canadian Country Music Award: 2013 & 2008

  • Award Winning Pedal Steel Player

    Winner of BC Country Music Award: 2014 & 2015 & Five Canadian Country Music Award nominations: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2015.

  • BCCMA Nominee for Guitar Player

    Nominated for the 2012 BC Country Music Award for session work on guitar

  • Multi-Instrumentalist

    Player of keys, bass, drums, percussion, woodwind, and strings of many kinds: guitars, pedal steel, banjo, dobro, mandolin and more.

Discography

A non-exhaustive list of albums produced by John Ellis.


JEN LANE
This Life of Mine

Independent 2016
AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Coming Soon



CHRIS RONALD
Timeline

Independent 2014
AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2014 Canadian Folk Music Awards
Nominee:
Songwriter of the Year

KAREN LEE BATTEN
Cause A Scene

Fontana North 2014
AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2015 BCCMA Winner
Female Vocalist of the Year
&
7 Nominations Including:
Best Album
Best Single
Entertainer of the Year
Fans Choice Award

RIDLEY BENT
Wildcard

Americana North 2014
AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2015 West Coast Music Award
Winner: Country Recording of the Year


JACK CONNELLY
Great Big Soul

Curve Music 2014

BRAD DARRID
Brad Darrid

Independent 2014
AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2015 BCCMA Nominee:
Album of the Year

KYLEE EPP
EP

Independent 2013

TAYLER JAMES
Rewind

Independent 2012

KIRSTEN NASH
The View From Here

Independent 2012

RIDLEY BENT
Rabbit on my Wheel

Open Road Recordings 2011

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
WCMA Winner:
Country Recording of the Year

CCMA Nominee:
Roots Artist of the Year

 

TARA ORAM
Revival

Open Road Recordings 2011

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2012
ECMA Nominee:
Country Recording of the Year

CCMA Nominee:
2011 Female Artist of the Year

 

DOC WALKER
16&1

Open Road Recordings 2011

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2012 JUNO
Nominee:
Country Album of the Year

WAYNE LAVALLEE
Trail of Tears
Independent 2010


AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
2010 JUNO Nominee:
Best Aboriginal Recording
CAMA Winner: Best Rock Album
BARNEY BENTALL
The Inside Passage

True North Records 2009

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
BCIMA Winner: Producer of the Year
BCIMA Winner: Album of the Year
BCIMA Winner: Country Bluegrass Recording of the Year

RIDLEY BENT
Buckles & Boots

Open Road Recordings 2009


AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
IMA Winner: Song of the Year
BCCMA Winner of
8 Awards including:
Producer of the Year
Single of the Year
Fans Choice
Roots / Canadiana Award
 

DUSTIN BENTALL
Six Shooter

Universal Music 2009

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
WCMA Nominee:
Roots Group Recording of the Year
WCMA Nominee:
Songwriter of the Year 

LEEROY STAGGER
Depression River

Boompa Records 2006  

JEREMY FISHER
Let It Shine

Sony Music Canada 2004

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
 Top Ten Hot A/C Radio Charts  Canada - "High School Friend"
HMA Winner:
Male Artist of the Year - Let it Shine
WCMA Nominee:
Outstanding Pop Recording

BE GOOD TANYAS
China Town

Nettwerk Records 2003

AWARDS/ACCOMPLISHMENTS
WCMA Nominee: Outstanding Album
WCMA Nominee:
Outstanding Roots Recording

JANE SIBERRY
Issa

Sheeba Records 2010

BARNEY BENTALL
Gift Horse

True North Records 2006