Posts Categorized: Artist News

2017 Libera Award Nominees: Daptone Records, Relapse & More!


A2IM has announced the official nominees for this year’s Libera Awards. Taking place at Playstation Theater on June 8th, the award series celebrates the best in independent music. From Creative Packaging to Best Sync Usage, A2IM leaves no stone unturned. Last year Daptone Records released Charles Bradley’s Changes. Charles Bradley finds new life, spilling his heart… Read more »

BBC Music Magazine Award Winners: Recording Of The Year & More


The votes are in from the annual BBC Music Magazine Awards and The Orchard labels took home a total of four incredible wins including the Recording of the Year! Vasily Petrenko and The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s recording of Tchaikovsky’s Symphonies 1, 2 & 5 triumphed as Recording of the Year as well as Best Orchestral Album. Released last June by Onyx… Read more »

INSTANT LOVE “Living Album” Takes Shape With “Crazy Love”


INSTANT LOVE kicked off March 8th on International Women’s day with “Kind Woman” performed by Erin Durant. The project is a collection of famous love songs that were originally sung by men about women, reimagined with female vocalists. The songs apply to mothers, daughters, sisters, friends, lovers, and everything in between. The brain child of Allison… Read more »

Do You Remember When You First Heard…LaBradford?


Music can be a magical experience. There are certain songs or records that evoke a time and place. In rare instances the experience is so visceral that I can remember exactly where and when I first heard a record. This is true of the Sex Pistols “Pretty Vacant,” The Clash’s ”Complete Control,” N.W.A’s “Straight Outta… Read more »