"Austin - I wish you all the best! You are really talented... Keep Going!"
Shirley Eikhard - Grammy-Award winning Singer/Songwriter
"Austin gives me hope for the future of the blues in Canada. He plays with real passion and skill."
Tara Mackenzie- The Mackenzie Blues Band (Maple Blues Award Winners 2013)
"Austin looks the part and is the part."
Roger Robinson - CHS Productions
We’re thrilled to have the talented and effervescent young Austin McCarthy as a regular at Blue Mountain Village this summer. Our visitors and shopkeepers love Austin’s performances and we find him quite delightful!
Patti Kendall - Director, Marketing & Events/Blue Mountain Village Association
We are very excited for Austin as he ventures to Montreal for a new chapter in his life, where he will excel at both plying/performing and teaching. We wish him all the best!
Shane Cloutier - Shane Cloutier Music
"Austin, From the moment I saw you play I was mesmerized by your talent. For such a young artist, you engage the audience like nobody I've ever seen before, a true crowd pleaser. Austin when it comes to music, you truly are an old soul. Thank you for sharing your talents both as a musician and teacher."
Susan Holden - Corporate Client
Austin you have done your parents proud. Great performance at Collingwood Idol and in the video. Seems your going nowhere but up. Keep turning out great music.
Sheldon Rosen - The Lodges at Blue Mountain - Founder
"I've had the pleasure of watching you play at numerous events, you are brilliant and always seem to get us up and dancing! You're going places, that's for sure! Just remember us little folk here in Collingwood!"
Deanne Stribling - Corporate Client
Regarding February 24th 2015 The Huron Club:
Definitely put this performance on YouTube. Sorry I can't make it, but if you want to hear an amazing guitarist, put this on your to-do list. I wish I could make it. This young man will one day be classified as one of the best.
Niel Gnesin - Blogger
What they're saying about Austin...
Blues Guitarist Austin McCarthy opening for Funk and Smooth Jazz Group Coldjack. Check out his music on YouTube....Keep an eye on this young Brother…he can throw down some SERIOUS BLUES!!!
I had the pleasure of listening to Austin on the Coldjack show at The Gayety Theatre last weekend in Collingwood. He is a great new talent and well worth your vote. He's got mine! Check him out! John Mayer look out!
Carl Harvey Producer, Professional Artist - Lead Guitar
Hi This is Johnny Fraser, of Coldjack. Please vote for our good friend, and amazing artist, Austin. The future looks bright for this young man!
Johnny Fraser Professional Artist - Lead Singer
He put on an amazing performance.
Julie Card – MyCollingwood.ca
" I have never seen such a gifted and talented young artist like Austin. Move over B B King we have a music icon in the making."
Austin McCarthy is great, we saw him at the Gaiety Theatre last night
Christine Smith - fan
What a great concert...well done Austin!
Doug Linton - fan
I saw Austin at the Gayety Theatre on Saturday. He was fantastic! He is definitely the whole package. Singer, guitarist and front man. He gets my vote! Good Luck Austin
Liz Stevenson - fan
So talented way to rock the house!!!
Tara Parsons – fan
An "old soul" when it comes to music.
Susan Holden – fan
I heard AUSTIN perform on Saturday at the gayety he is amazing he got my vote
Lynn Ewing – fan
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