Mick teaches Songwriting at BIMM Institute Dublin. As a singer, songwriter, producer and arranger with Republic of Loose, Mick has had three Top 10 albums, one of which, ‘Aaagh!’, went to No.2 in the charts. This album went platinum and was shortlisted for the Choice Music Award, garnering the band a large amount of radio play in Ireland, California, France and Britain.
Republic of Loose went on to gigs at Croagh Park with U2, Glastonbury, Reading Festival, T in the Park, Oxegen, Latitude, Electric Picnic, Forbidden Fruit, London Fleadh, Nice Jazz Festival, Transmusicales Festival, and the Bowery Ballroom in New York. Mick has also worked with U2, Shane McGowan, Snow Patrol, Gavin Friday, Camp Lo, Alabama Three, as well as sharing stages with Guns N’ Roses, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Snow Patrol, the Neville Brothers, Scissor Sisters, the New York Dolls and Dilated Peoples.