• 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.

John Ellis receives CCMA Nominations

John Ellis has received Canadian Country Music Award nominations for Record Producer of the Year (Doc Walker/16 & 1) and for Special Instrument (Ridley Bent/Session). 
The album John produced for Doc Walker, 16 & 1, has been nominated for Album of the Year and Doc Walker also received a Nomination for Group or Duo of the Year.  Other artists with albums recently produced by John Ellis have also received nominations including: Ridley Bent, for Roots Artist of the Year, and Tara Oram for Female Artist of the Year.  The CCMA's will be held Sunday September 9, 2012 in Saskatoon, SK and will be televised nationally on CBC.