MIO Breaking News – Music Business

The Rockford Looks Set To Rock

The Rockford is what you have been waiting for. Music that you love, music that you dance to, music that you sing to, music that you may never have heard before, and certainly the music you grew up with.  

SA Roadies On Quest For Skills Development

The famous Quart Festival, in Norway, will host four South African Roadies Association technicians as part of a technical exchange program.  

Fine Young Talent In Piano Competition

Seven talented young South African pianists have gone through to the semi-final round of the Vodacom 3rd Unisa National Piano Competition being held in Pretoria.  

Hot new dance acts battle it out!

The battle is on! The hottest new sounds for the dance/kwaito generation will be showcased and put to the test on the 28th June at the Skyybar venue in Durban. Six acts from Durban and Pretoria will take to the stage and battle it out in friendly competition as audiences witness the latest musical trends from their regions  

Cape Town B.Boy Wins Red Bull BC One National Qualifier!

Capetonian B-Boy, Benny is to represent South Africa at Red Bull BC One World Championships. Alfred Benny defeated fifteen of the country‚Äôs top b-boys to claim top spot.  

Mechanical Copyright Agreement Reached

The Southern African Music Rights Organisation has signed a reciprocal representation agreement with the Australasian Mechanical Copyright Society for administration of mechanical rights in Australia and New Zealand.  

Learn To Make Music In Your Bedroom

One of SA's Apple Authorised Trainers are keen to show SA musicians, sound engineers, producers and editors what the Apple Mac onboard sound and music package of Garageband can do.  
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...