Buddy Goode is an ARIA award-winning musical comedy character created by Australian performer and songwriter Michael Carr. Carr portrays Goode by speaking and singing in an American-style accent. The character first appeared in 2007 with the successful single Dutchy In The Morning, and subsequent debut album It's All Goode in 2008 released through ABC Music.
Since 2015, Carr has released five studio albums, and one best of album as Goode, as well as touring extensively throughout Australia.
Carr has been nominated four times for the Best Comedy Release ARIA Award as Goode, winning the prestigious award twice (in 2012 and 2014). He also won the Mo Award for comedy act of the year in 2014, amongst numerous other accolades. Carr is the son of late musician and composer Warren Carr, who was best known for his 20-year stint as a pianist on television's Play School.
More Rubbish, Carr's sixth studio album as Goode, was released on December 16, 2016, and launched at the Rooty Hill RSL the following day.