Eric Lindell (born 1969, Northern California, United States) is an American singer-songwriter. His recording career began in 1996 as a regional Sonoma County-based artist. Since 2006, when he was picked up by Alligator Records, he has toured nationally and internationally. He recorded three albums for Alligator and has since issued several CDs on smaller indie labels. Eric also is part of New Orleans Super-Group "Dragon Smoke" includes Ivan Neville, Robert Mercurio, Eric Lindell & Stanton Moore playing at Tipitina's during NOLA Jazz Fest and SXSW at Antone's.