Posts Categorized: Featured News

Richard Gottehrer on Writing the Perfect Song & Judging the International Songwriting Competition


Every year, we partner with the International Songwriting Competition, or ISC, to support them in their search for the best songwriters in the world. 71 winners in more than 20 categories reap over $150,000 in cash and prizes as well as valuable exposure to some of the top executives in the biz. This year, however,… Read more »

How Danish Newcomer Vida Sophia Grew Her Facebook Likes by 460% with $150


Nathalia Sophia Barat, a.k.a. Vida Sophia, is an exciting newcomer from the Danish underground scene. The promising Copenhagen-based star, who was chosen as one of 20 Danish names to make it big in 2016 by Spotify Denmark, unveiled her debut EP Soundtrack earlier this year. Her brand new single, “I Never Surf,” is a gloomy summer single revisiting the 60s, and… Read more »

6 Tips to Rapidly Grow Your Instagram Following


This article, written by the founder of Power Publicity, Lauren Gill, originally appeared on Sonicbids. We’re excited to be working with them to exchange industry tips and trends for your business. With 500 million active users, Instagram is a great visual social media platform to build your online community. Instagram allows you to give your… Read more »

YouTube Keeping the Olympic Torch Aflame in Rio 2016


The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio have only a week left of competition and so far, we’ve been lucky enough to see Michael Phelps secure his place as the greatest Olympic Champion swimmer of all time, Simone Biles rack up 3 gold medals in gymnastics and Usain Bolt retain his status as the fastest man in the world…. Read more »

The Orchard Catches The Duplass Brothers’ “Blue Jay”


Like spaghetti and meatballs, The Orchard and the Duplass Brothers are a combo that just works. Today, we are thrilled to announce that we will be releasing another Duplass Bros production, Blue Jay, written by Mark Duplass and directed by Alex Lehmann. The film is another installment of a seven-film output partnership between The Orchard and the Duplass’.