« BackCork woman wins Christie Hennessy Song Competition

Singer songwriter, Míde Houlihan from Clonakilty is the winner of the 5th annual IMRO Christie Hennessy Song Competition with her song “Nuts & Bolts”.

Míde Houlihan Christy Hennessy comp winner
24 year old Míde started performing as a solo act in 2011.
She has since become a regular on the live music scene in Cork, having supported acts such as Fred and Doug Paisley in the past.
Ten songs were selected for the final which took place in the Fels Point Hotel in Tralee.
The competition which is a tribute to one of Tralee’s most famous sons had over 200 entries from across Ireland and beyond.
Míde was presented with a cheque for €1,000, courtesy of Tralee Credit Union.
Míde spoke about her win to Radio Kerry: