• 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.

Blake Berglund in Editing Phase

After a successful recording session at Nashcroft Manor in Ashcroft BC last Fall, John is currently editing Blake Berglund's album.

Back in the Studio

This week John is recording Karen Lee Batten's new album at Studio Downe Under in Abbotsford.  Studio Downe Under is the recent recipient of BCCMA's 2011 Studio of the Year Award.

WCMA's a Wrap

John's back from a busy weekend after accompanying Jen Lane, Aaron Pritchet and Ridley Bent at the Breakout West Festival and the Western Canadian Music Awards in Whitehorse, Yukon.

John Ellis Receives two BCCMA Nominations!

John Ellis has been nominated for two 2011 BCCMA Awards for: Producer of Year and Special Instrument (Steel Guitar)

Rabbit on My Wheel wins Country Recording of the Year

Ridley Bent's album "Rabbit on My Wheel" Produced by John MacArthur Ellis just won the WCMA for 'Country Recording of the Year'!