MIO Features – Artists
 
 
 

Getting Yourself A Gig

One of the best ways to build up a fan base for yourself as an artist, band, DJ alike is to get out there and play live, as often as you can. But often talents find themselves between a rock and hard place - to get a gig, you need an audience, but to get an audience, you need a gig...  
 

Pursuing A Career In The Music Business

Whether you're a musician trying to make connections and get gigs, an artist or band trying to get signed, these motivational tips apply to you...  
 

Viper MCC Launch & Charity Run This Weekend

This magnetic event will be held at a classy outdoor venue, Royal Gardens situated at Nandoni Dam near Thohoyandou on the 19th October 2013. The gathering is one of it's kind in the area and more 400 bikers are expected to camp at the venue...  
 

Cell C & Trace On The Hunt For SA's Hot Musical Talent

Cell C in partnership with popular music channel, Trace Urban are in a hunt for South African hot musical talent...  
 

Christian Tiger School Talks About Their Music

Cape Town, known for its sweeping mountainous coastline, vineyards and historical role in South African politics, is home to a young and vibrant music scene making an international impression. At the foot of Table Mountain, Luc Veermeer and Sebastiano Zanasi aka Christian Tiger School are making beats that are beginning to resonate from the bottom tip of Africa to rest of the world.  
 

Oppikoppi 2013 – The Running Of The Bewilderbeast

With attendance hovering around the 20 000 mark, and a typically eclectic lineup which included more international acts than ever before, this year's festival was a reminder (if any was needed) that live music is alive and well in South Africa.  
 

A Musician's Role Part 1: Being In A Band

Understand your rights and responsibilities as a musician in the modern music industry...  
 
 
 
Spoek Mathambo & Oliver Mtukudzi Added To MTN Bushfire
More than 20,000 festival goers will enjoy dozens of artists from all over the world performing at a 100% socially responsible festival. More than just a music festival, MTN Bushfire is a celebration of live...
 
Time For South African Indies Music Week
Following a call for submission, over 30 bands made of up and coming musicians from around the country will gather to showcase their music over five days, with a grand finale set for...
 
SA Artists Nominated For The MTV MAMA
Celebrating musicians and achievers who have made the most impact on African youth culture throughout the year, MAMA 2014 will feature dazzling performances from African and international artists, including ...
 
Mzansi, Get Ready For Nas & Timbaland!
The event, which is hosted by Castle Lite, is exclusively produced by Timbaland who will also be performing on the day...
 
You Can Still Get Your SAMA Ticket
South African music lovers have the opportunity to experience all the glamour and drama of the 20th Annual South African Music Awards first-hand at the Sun City Superbowl on Monday, 28 April 2014...