Damien Dempsey support

July 29, 2017

TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT – this September I will be touring Australia with singer-songwriter DAMIEN DEMPSEY (Ireland) Brisbane 14th, Melbourne 15th & Sydney 16th. Dempsey is one of my major singer-songwriter influences. I love his passion and authenticity and the issues he deals with in his songwriting. His live shows are an almighty sing-a-longs! I toured Australia […]

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Music Video ‘Not in Kansas Anymore’

July 7, 2017

Recording the music video clip for ‘Not in Kansas Anymore’ with Beer Cinematography next Tuesday & Thursday focusing on homeless youths in cities and their passions for life. Hope to release end of August. #notinkansasanymore #mickmchughmusicvideo #beercinematography #joininghands #homelessyouth #passion

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Amy Shark Support Shows

July 5, 2017

I’m delighted & very excited to announce I will be opening for the awesome Amy Shark at all 3 of her Brisbane shows next month. @amysharkmusic song ‘Adore’ was voted in at #2 in this year’s Triple J Top 100 and has surpassed 20 million streams on Spotify. She & her good fella were coming […]

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Exclusive Pre-Listen to 2 Tracks & Photoshoot done…. Yahoooo!!

March 10, 2017

Hi Pozible Supporters, The album tracks are ready to go and below is a private link to 2 tracks for an exclusive first listen! ​https://soundcloud.com/mick-mchugh/sets/mick-mchugh-2-track-exclusive-pre-listen-of-debut-studio-album/s-a8Tqx​​​ The two tracks are ‘Not in Kansas Anymore’ and ‘A Million Stars’, which is looking likely to be the album title track. The songs can’t be downloaded, but can be […]

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Debut Studio Album Updates

March 9, 2017

Debut Studio Album Updates: Here’s the link to the Blogs on my journey of my Crowd Funded Debut Album. Unfortunately some supporters have not been receiving the updates via the Pozible platform so my apologies for that, and I will email everyone from here on in. https://pozible.com/project/187903/updates In short ….this is where I’m at with […]

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‘Lie to Me’ has been nominated for Best Video at 2016 Dolphin Music Awards

December 6, 2016

Lie To Me: song by Mick McHugh directed by Claire Chatfield from Claire Chatfield on Vimeo. My song ‘Lie to Me’ has been nominated for Best Video at 2016 Dolphin Music Awards. The video was made by Claire Chatfield. ‘Lie To Me’ is a protest song I wrote inspired by anti-CSG movement in 2012. I […]

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Mick McHugh on Gold Coast Uncovered – on Hot Tomato Radio

July 13, 2016

I recently dropped into Gold Coast Uncovered on Hot Tomato Radio and sang 2 songs from the forthcoming album – Not in Kansas Anymore and Good Good Day  

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‘Good Good Day’ video at Christchurch Earthquake site where it was written..

March 10, 2016

I went back to Christchurch 2 years on to the earthquake struck site where I wrote ‘Good Good Day’. 185 Empty white chairs…. This piece of art inspired this song….

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Mick McHugh perfoming at Port Fairy Folk Festival 2016

March 8, 2016

40th Port Fairy Fest sold out! Chuffed to be performing at one of Australia’s premier folk festivals PORT FAIRY with The Gathering this coming weekend – alongside top acts such as Mary Black, Steve Earl, Luka Bloom, Eric Bogle to name but a handful … way too many to mention cos who has time for […]

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Almighty Session – with the Irish and Ozzies!

March 3, 2016

Got to be part of a brilliant session the other night with – Shane Howard, Paul Kelly, John Spillane, Declan O’Rouke, Pauline Scanlan, Sean Tyrrell with some of Ireland and Australia’s best folk musicians. We sat around till the late hours, everyone singing their songs, I got to sing my song Not in Kansas Anymore […]

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