Mick Goodrick RIP – 1945-2022

November 16, 2022 Lyle Robinson 2

Jazz Guitar Life laments the passing of player and educator Mick Goodrick. He has been a huge influence to countless Jazz Guitarists and musicians worldwide and his sought after The Advancing Guitarist has become a […]


Joey DeFrancesco RIP 1971-2022

August 26, 2022 Lyle Robinson 0

Jazz Guitar Life has just learned of the passing of the great organist Joey DeFrancesco who had also found his voice on Trumpet and Sax in recent years*. Like his mentor Jimmy Smith, DeFrancesco swung […]


Robert Godin wins at NAMM 2022

June 13, 2022 Lyle Robinson 0

One of the 2022 NAMM Show Milestone Award Winners was Quebec Guitar maker Robert Godin who, for the past 50 years, has been making high quality and relatively affordable Guitars for discerning players from Rock […]