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Myles Goodwyn

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Birth
Woodstock, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada
Death
3 Dec 2023 (aged 75)
Halifax, Halifax County, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Vocalist, Guitarist, and Author. Born Myles Francis Goodwyn, he is best remembered as a member of the music group April Wine. With his help, the band transitioned from modest garage band roots to their successful peak and sales during the 1970s and 80s. After disbanding April Wine, he pursued a solo career. However, in 1992, Goodwyn reformed April Wine after returning to Canada from the Bahamas. Furthermore, he was the recipient of the National Achievement Award at the 2002 SOCAN Awards. Likewise, due to his impact on Atlantic Canada's music industry, he won an ECMA Lifetime Achievement Award in January 2003. Moreover, his autobiography, "Just Between You and Me" and his second album "Myles Goodwyn and Friends of the Blues" were released in 2016 and 2018 respectively. On March 2, 2023, he performed live for the last time. He died from diabetes and other health problems.
Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Vocalist, Guitarist, and Author. Born Myles Francis Goodwyn, he is best remembered as a member of the music group April Wine. With his help, the band transitioned from modest garage band roots to their successful peak and sales during the 1970s and 80s. After disbanding April Wine, he pursued a solo career. However, in 1992, Goodwyn reformed April Wine after returning to Canada from the Bahamas. Furthermore, he was the recipient of the National Achievement Award at the 2002 SOCAN Awards. Likewise, due to his impact on Atlantic Canada's music industry, he won an ECMA Lifetime Achievement Award in January 2003. Moreover, his autobiography, "Just Between You and Me" and his second album "Myles Goodwyn and Friends of the Blues" were released in 2016 and 2018 respectively. On March 2, 2023, he performed live for the last time. He died from diabetes and other health problems.

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