“Michael Stover” Inducted Into the IDSS “Promoters” Hall of Fame South Africa 2014

Posted: September 14, 2014 in Michael Stover


Michael Stover is only the second Promoter, be inducted into the Independent Superstars “Promoters” Hall of Fame. Frans Maritz (Wildhorse Entertainment) signed the official certificate placing Michael Stover  into this prestigious organization located in South Africa. Michael has the distinct honor of being inducted into the IDSS Hall of Fame for his life-time contribution to the Independent Music Industry. Michael is seen holding his award in the picture below while visiting our Promoters Room at the Animated Hall Of Fame, confirming his induction into the HALL OF FAME.

“ I am very honored that Keith Bradford spoke so highly of me …. tell him I said Thank you. I am very happy to be receiving an induction.” Michael Stover

Michael Stover receiving his Hall Of Fame Award

Michael Stover receiving his Hall Of Fame Award


Biography of Michael Stover:

Michael Stover is an award-winning songwriter, musician, artist manager and producer, as well as the owner of MTS Management Group, a full-service artist management, publicity and promotions company based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. MTS currently represents metal guitarist, Xander Demos, country singers Doug Briney, Josey Milner, Hicks and Marshall Dane, americana artists Jiggley Jones and the duo of Bradford Loomis and Beth Whitney, radio show the Whiskey and Cigarettes Radio Show, and indie rock artist, Ed Roman. Michael also operates MTS Records—the label responsible for chart-topping airplay and itunes sales chart hits for Amy Rose, Matt Williams and Western Avenue, as well as for several artists on their current roster. MTS artists have received press in many publications, including, Music Row Magazine, New Music Weekly, Blabbermouth.net, Yahoo News, CNN.com, AllAccess, The Boot, Christian Music Weekly, Cashbox, Guitar World, Screamer Magazine, Nashville Music Guide, Powersource Magazine, and many other top publications. As owner, Michael is responsible for the company’s daily operations as well as managing staff and developing publicity, radio, and promotion campaigns for new and established artists and indie labels. He is well respected throughout the industry and attributes his success to creativity, tenacity, and a firm educational foundation. Michael holds a degree in music and video business from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and an accounting degree from CCAC. A recent inductee to the International Independent Superstars Hall of Fame, Michael is also a proud member of the Country Music Association, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (Grammys), the Independent Country Music Association, the European Country Music Association, the Roots Music Association, and the International Music and Entertainment Association. Michael complements this impressive profile with an equally commendable array of philanthropic undertakings and through support of various non-profit organizations that benefit youth, animals and the arts. In his spare time, he enjoys movies, cooking, and the company of friends and family. Website:  www.mtsmanagementgroup.com, www.mtsrecords.net






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