Posts Categorized: Featured News

A Series For Women, By Women to Inspire: INSTANT LOVE


Today is International Women’s Day, and also marks the debut of the INSTANT LOVE series by in-house label Instant Records, led by The Orchard’s founder and producer Richard Gottehrer and copilot Allison Zatarain. INSTANT LOVE is a bi-weekly digital single series of famous love songs that were originally sung by men about women, reimagined with… Read more »

The Orchard Celebrates 20 Years Of Distribution Done Right


A monumental year, 2017 marks The Orchard’s 20th anniversary as a pioneer in digital distribution. In the past two decades, The Orchard has worked with wonderful clients and talented artists to release award winning records and films. Through progressive development in licensing, technology, advertising and more, The Orchard has grown from a storefront office on… Read more »

Oscar Nominations Are In & So Is “Life, Animated”


At Sundance 2016, The Orchard, along with A&E IndieFilms, was elated to gain the incredible documentary Life, Animated. Today, just about one year later, we are proud to say that this wonderful story earned an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary. The film, directed by Roger Ross Williams, takes us on a heartfelt journey of Owen Suskind, a young man… Read more »

The Orchard Adds Star-Studded “The Hero” to Sundance List


Our team at Sundance doesn’t sleep and their efforts continue to prove fruitful. Late Sunday night, The Orchard took on all North American rights to Brett Haley’s acclaimed drama The Hero. Lead by a strong performance from Sam Elliott, The Hero follows a washed up western film star named Lee Haden that has his life shaken by a very real off-screen… Read more »