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Ellen McIlwaine

Ellen McIlwaine

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Ellen McIlwaine

Profile and Interview by Rob Bowman, Beetle, 30 November 1972

ELLEN McILWAINE immediately hits you in two ways; she is completely original and totally alluring. She is far and away one of the best female ...

Ellen McIlwaine: Honky Tonk Angel

Interview by Robin Katz, Sounds, 1 June 1974

ELLEN McILWAINE is probably the finest female guitarist to emerge in ages, says ROBIN KATZ. She handles her guitar with the expertise of a super-cool ...

Ellen McIlwaine passes away at 75

Obituary by Holger Petersen, CKUA, 23 June 2021

LOCAL MUSIC legend Ellen McIlwaine passed away today at the age of 75. McIlwaine earned the nickname the "Goddess of Slide" for her slide guitar ...


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