30/10/2010 9:30 pm

“You’re headed for some big things” were the final words from Tony Johnston of ABC Radio in a recent live radio interview. Contemporary Irish singer-songwriter Mick McHugh is paving a career in the Aussie music scene with his positive acoustic folk sound that has been likened to “an Irish Cat Stevens” by the Northern Star. In 2009, the Irish Troubadour clocked up twelve nominations in International, National and Regional songwriting contests  in  a number of categories, including Song of the Year, World, Folk, Lyrics, Ballad, Instrumental, Spiritual andProtest. He is currently awaiting the results of the 2010 Australian Songwriters Association contest  after been nominated in the Instrumental and Devotional sections.