Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Daily News Highlights: Monday, March 13th, 2017


Front Row Seats From Your Couch: How VR Could Change Concerts SoundCloud needs more money, or it may sell at a fire-sale price Why The Music Industry Is A Model For Every Business FACEBOOK INKS MLS LIVE-STREAM DEAL—IS MUSIC NEXT? Canada Rejects Flawed and One-Sided “Piracy” Claims From US Govt.

Out Today by The Orchard: March 10th, 2017


Hello everyone and welcome to The Orchard’s new weekly segment Out Today by The Orchard. Every Friday we’ll go over our favorite new releases from music and film just in time for your weekend playlist and movie night plans. Without further ado, let’s get to it. In a collaboration of video production teams all over the… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Friday, March 10th, 2017


How’d International Women’s Day Go For Musicians? SXSW 2017: Smaller Crowds, Fewer Brands — Will It Actually Be Fun This Year? Messenger just became the latest Facebook app to launch a Stories feature Get ready for more ads in Facebook’s Instant Articles 7digital To Acquire Top Competitor 24-7 Ent, Raise $3.6 Million

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, March 9th, 2017


New York’s Music Business Drives $21 Billion Annually, Study Shows PANDORA IS THIRD BIGGEST US GOOGLE PLAY ANDROID APP EVER Music publishers worldwide follow mechanical rate proceedings in US Airbnb Turns To Live Music With New ‘Music Experiences’ Initiative Google Play unveils its first original podcast series, ‘City Soundtracks’ SHAZAM GOES DEEPER WITH ITS AUGMENTED… Read more »

The Orchard Welcomes “Super Dark Times”


Smack in the middle of film fest season, The Orchard is proud to announce the acquisition of Kevin Phillips‘s debut feature Super Dark Times. The film premiered at Rotterdam Film Festival in the Netherlands and stars Owen Campbell, Charlie Tahan and Elizabeth Cappuccino. Super Dark Times follows two teens in the mid-1990s named Zach and Josh. As we all know, the… Read more »