2018 - New Album - West Coast Shows - New Website Coming Soon

Jan 22, 2018 · posted by Dennis

​Hey beautiful people,

I am here to let you know that I have made a new album and that it will be out in early April 2018. The record was recorded in September and October of 2017 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and it was produced by Joel Plaskett. I am very proud of this record, the songs, the performances, read more...

Hey there, what’s new?

Apr 26, 2017 · posted by Dennis

​Seems like forever. Almost has been. Sorry about that, I needed a break.

The much needed break has allowed me to focus on a few really cool projects. I’ve been writing a lot of new songs. I’ll be making a new record in the latter part of this summer. I can’t wait to get read more...

Update from the Fog of Summer

Aug 23, 2016 · posted by Dennis

​It’s been a while. I’ve been playing gigs and writing new music. I am in the midst of planning for a few new recordings. I have been playing all summer with my band, The Mercy Dolls, and we are about to get to work on a new batch of recordings. I am also writing for a new read more...

Long time, no talk!

May 27, 2016 · posted by Dennis

​Hi folks,

It has been a very long time since we got caught up. I needed a break from it all, but I haven’t been doing nothing. I have some things to report. For the first 5 months of 2016 I have been writing a lot, working on new material for something. I have no immediate plans to read more...

New Album - Romantic As It Gets

Aug 14, 2015 · posted by Dennis

I am very happy to announce that my new record, called Romantic As It Gets, will be released on Busted Flat Records on September 11. It was recorded at Chase Park Transduction in Athens, Georgia, USA in November 2014 and it was produced by David Barbe. When I set out to make this record, I knew I wanted to work with read more...

Here’s the deal!

Jun 9, 2015 · posted by Dennis

Dennis’ new single Stay True is streaming now and has been making a few choice appearances on Canadian radio. It is a summer vibe kind of song from the upcoming record, Romantic As It Gets. Check it out in the MUSIC section.

The TOUR with Leeroy Stagger starts on Thursday in Halifax at The Carleton. It runs read more...

Tour and New Record

Mar 30, 2015 · posted by Dennis

Great news!!! Romantic As It Gets is coming soon. I’ve shared a new track called Full Moon Blues and you can listen to it by clicking the read more highlighted text below and then clicking on the song title:

Full Moon Blues

There is lots on the go for 2015. Some announcements are pending confirmation read more...

Happy New Year

Jan 5, 2015 · posted by Dennis

Hey party people,

2015 is here. Hope everyone is happy and healthy. Living well is easy these days. A new record is mixed and on it’s way to mastering. It’s a 10 song album and it will be available in CD/LP/Digital formats. I think I have a name for the album but I won’t read more...


Oct 9, 2014 · posted by Dennis

Autumn is here. My new songs are making me very happy even though they can tend to be a little melancholy. I’ve been writing a lot and getting ready to hit the road.

I am winding down on the writing process for this new record and I am very excited to begin work on it. We read more...

New Song Contest

Aug 19, 2014 · posted by Dennis

Dennis has been chosen in the early bird, general round of the New Song Contest. He was one of two selected to compete in the finals in New York City on November 15. Details of the contest can be found HERE.

In other news, Dennis is scheduled to be in Athens, GA at Chase Park Transduction with David read more...

Love Knows Love TOUR ONLY Album - 100 signed copies for sale On Bandcamp

Jun 25, 2014 · posted by Dennis

Dennis Ellsworth’s Love Knows Love TOUR ONLY CD is now available for a limited time through Bandcamp.com

The album was recorded and mixed over two winters in Canada.

This album will not be made available through stores or digital outlets.

Here is the link, happy shopping: LOVE KNOWS LOVE< read more...

What’s Up?

May 13, 2014 · posted by Dennis

Hey friends,

The tour with Lindy Vopnfjord of Ontario, Quebec and the Maritime provinces has come to a close. What a trip it was. Lindy is a brilliant songwriter and true brother. We will be at it again somewhere down the line, I know it.

Up next is a few east coast Canadian festivals. First, read more...

Canadian Tour etc…

Apr 7, 2014 · posted by Dennis

Tour starts on Wednesday April 16 in Guelph, Ontario. I am really looking forward to playing these shows with Lindy. There are a whole bunch of dates and you can check in the tour section to see where you can catch us.

In other news, I recently had the pleasure of participating in ECMW 2014 in Charlottetown. Highlight was read more...

Music PEI / ECMA Showcase / Haunted Hearts Indiegogo Campaign / Spring Tour in Canada etc…

Feb 7, 2014 · posted by Dennis

So, Music PEI week has come and gone. Hazy Sunshine won two awards: Roots Contemporary Recording and Male Solo Recording of the Year. It was a pleasure and an honour to be involved. Congrats to all the nominees and award winners.

In April, ECMA Week rolls into Charlottetown and I have a few showcases. I can announce read more...

Merry Christmas!

Dec 19, 2013 · posted by Dennis

Greetings lovers.

The UK tour was dynamite. It is nice to be home, but man was it great to be back in England and to make my first trip to Scotland. Thank you John Smith for having me.

2014 is going to be great. I’ve just been nominated for 5 Music PEI awards. I’ll be read more...

Welcome from a bed in England

Nov 26, 2013 · posted by Dennis

Well ladies and gentlemen,

This is the new website. Over the course of the next few weeks, we will add some new things but overall, here it is. I am in the UK at the moment and today is the first day of a 10 show run with my great bud, John Smith. Check the dates in the read more...

New Website

Nov 25, 2013 · posted by Matt

Welcome to the new website. Stay tuned here for Dennis’s updates from the road.


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