Dennis Ellsworth
Region: PEI
Genre: Americana

Dennis Ellsworth is from PEI, Canada. His writes around life experience and emotion in a poetic way, full of imagery, and classic melody, sung in a rich, confident voice.

Since 2009, he has released two award winning albums with his group Haunted Hearts, a solo EP, and four full-length solo albums. He has a brand new one called “Romantic As It Gets” scheduled for release in June 2015. It was recorded in November 2014 at Chase Park Transduction in Athens, GA and produced by David Barbe, marking their second time working together.

The result is a lush, timeless record, with hints of Americana, folk, and roots-rock. It showcases an experienced songwriter hitting his stride.

Ellsworth was a top ten finalist in the CBC Searchlight Contest of 2014, as well as a finalist in the 2014 New Song Contest at The Lincoln Centre in New York City.