Derek Lee Goodreid

Oz songwriter of soulful country, blistering blues rock and hot rockabilly, with howlin’ vocals and a heart of gold

 About

Derek Lee Goodreid

Derek Lee Goodreid began his songwriting in his twenties as a confessional exploring his own battle with PTSD, anxiety and depression with punk acoustic influences. After moving to Norway for love Derek’s music and lyrics evolved influenced now by Jeff Buckley, Johnny Cash and Robert Johnson. Derek’s blues inspired rockabilly won his newly formed band, Howling Light, a place to compete at Notodden Blues Festival and several festival gigs in Norway and established venues such as Cafe Mono and Buckley’s Blues and Roots Bar. Since then Derek has released four solo albums and has returned to his home town of Perth Western Australia. He continues to write, record and perform his own special brand of Americana Blues and Rock with his howling vocals
red, hot rocking guitar and heart of gold.

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 Discography

Latest Albums

Before I Forget

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Forever in Darkness

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All Hope is Gone

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Official Videos