Tristan Goodall, Founding Member Of The Audreys, Has Died at 48

Goodall’s cause of death has not been revealed, but he had health issues.

Coates confirmed that Goodall passed away over the weekend

“He touched so many of us with his beautiful music, his big heart, his big hugs and his big goofy laugh.”  - Coates

Goodall founded blues and roots group, The Audreys, with Taasha Coates in 2001

Tristan Goodall and Taasha Coates met in university Adelaide in 1997

The Audreys officially formed in 2001 and earned reputation as one of Australia’s most beloved touring groups

With Goodall on guitar, The Audreys won the blues & roots category three times at the ARIA Awards.

“Twenty years ago, Taasha Coates and I, in a coffee shop in Amsterdam, conceived The Audreys,” he wrote