Lindsay Ell

Lindsay Ell

Call it the indescribable "wow." It's that quintessential moment for anyone involved in music, when out of the blue a talented new artist stops you dead in your tracks, and there is the need to retrieve your jaw from the floor. So it was when Canadian icon and musical Renaissance man Randy Bachman crossed paths with Calgary teenager Lindsay Ell.

“I was on tour and a friend passed along a CD with Lindsay’s demos. When we listened for the first time, our reaction was, "we've put in the wrong CD. This is Chet Atkins -- not a 15 year old girl.... more