Posts By: Chris Calabrese

Freeloader Friday: Mouth Tooth, Sleigh Bells & More


Hello hello to the world’s Freeloaders on this wonderful Friday. There’s been some big news lately about streaming services such as Spotify, Google Play and more extending to new countries. Not to mention a new friendship between China and yours truly that we’re all pretty excited about. Globalization is sick! Anyways, we have the tracks you need to hear this week…. Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Friday, October 7th, 2016


Spotify and Apple Music get unofficial mixes, the best part of SoundCloud Grammys Insist Streaming-Related Rule Change Wasn’t Inspired By Chance the Rapper Pandora, Spotify Said To Be ‘Too Big To Fail’ In Discordant Music Industry Snapchat Parent Working on IPO Valuing Firm at $25 Billion or More The magic that makes Spotify’s Discover Weekly… Read more »

What The #&@$ Do You Do, Andrew?!?


Andrew Tell Senior Account Manager, Video Services Joined The Orchard in October 2012 We know you’ve made quite the ascension at The Orchard and recently moved to a new position on the Video Services team. In this new role, what the #&@$ do you do Andrew?!!? Well, I gotta start by saying that it’s quite… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Thursday, October 6th, 2016


How Apple Music, Tidal Exclusives Are Reshaping Music Industry Snapchat’s automated ad sales have arrived, and real ad dollars are likely coming next Twitter will decide whether or not to sell by the end of October Shazam’s new Lite app for Android is faster at IDing songs than anything else out there WHAT IS GOOGLE… Read more »

Daily News Highlights: Wednesday, October 5th, 2016


VIRTUAL REALITY EARLY ADOPTERS OVER-INDEX ON CONCERT SPENDING Google Debuts New Pixel Phone with Voice Assistant, Virtual Reality Headset Facebook Messenger now lets everyone encrypt their conversations, but there’s a catch SHAZAM REVENUES DIPPED SLIGHTLY TO £35.2M IN 2015