He has been a board director of
Variety Victoria for many years and a board member of the Prostate Cancer
Foundation Australia for which he wrote one of his catchy jingles, Talk
About It. Brady, who was made an AM for his work for the community and
music once said ‘'Entertainers often get asked to perform to support
charities, I've taken them seriously.''
musical output has been prolific - everything from his classic footy
anthems, Cazaly and One Day in September. His commercial jingles - including
Hard Yakka and Lucky You're with AAMI - seem to float
effortlessly from his guitar.
Brady’s has always promoted Australian music. His studio recorded many
well-known artists, Joe Dolce with his hit “Shut upa Your Face”,
“You’re here to Win”, the theme song for the Commonwealth Games in
Brisbane and “One Day in September” the theme for the VFL Grand Final
up until 1987. He also wrote and produced “That’s what I like about
football” which was a hit for Greg Champion.
Mike has achieved much in his career and has used his talents to support
many worthy causes.