Record companies in South Africa

If you are an Independent artist without a formal label structure, at some point you will need some assistance. Whether you are looking to submit a demo or do a…

What I learned from No Limit Records

No Limit Records was one of the most successful Independent labels in Hip Hop during the mid and late 90s. The label was founded in 1990 by Percy Miller better…

ISRC Code: Why you need one

The following blog post will explain to you what an ISRC Code is. So without any further delays let’s dive in. What does ISRC Code mean? ISRC is an acronym…

Difference between CAPASSO and SAMRO

Some musicians tend to get confused and not know the difference between capasso and samro. Well they are both music rights organizations (music collection societies) but they collect different types…

4 Ways to make money as a Musician

Being an Independent musician is a challenge especially from a monetary standpoint. You won’t make or see any decent money until you have a song(s) that gains traction on the…

How to get a distribution deal with Label Worx

Label Worx is one of the leading digital music aggregators in the world. The company has been around since 2007 and they have grown to become one of the best…

CAPASSO Forms

Are you looking for Capasso forms? In this blog post, we will take a look at the different forms that need you – whether you want to start an online…

5 Books every musician should read

They say reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. As musician it is important to be inspired or look for inspiration in order to hone your…

The difference between mixing and mastering

Making music is a daunting task and the process is the same irrespective of the genre and style – song writing – recording – mixing and mastering. There’s no way…

Music Production in South Africa – Checklist

If you want to get into music production in South Africa, there are certain fundamentals that you need to have in place. Producing music might tickle your fancy but there…