Posts Categorized: Industry Trends

My Hip Hop Before The Internet


I’m taking it back to the days when there was NO WiFi to access music and music videos. I can’t and won’t deny — these were some great times. Discovering new music was a journey in itself — most times that journey would mean booking a flight to NYC to check out the latest clubs, artists and… Read more »

10 Quick Pinterest Tips


You’ve surely heard of Pinterest by now, right? Just in case, Pinterest is a growing network which allows you to easily share content by “pinning” images found online (think of it as a pretty bookmark) to a “board.” These can be shared through a link or by following the creator, and boards and pins can be viewed… Read more »

“It’s not TV. It’s Netflix.”


Will 2014 be a turning point in the “battle for screen time?”  Amazon Studios announced its new slate of series orders from their unique, popular vote-driven pilot process last week — and while Netflix and Hulu took a more casual approach to unveiling their latest batch of original content, the user reviews for April Fools release “Rotisserie Chicken” so far are… Read more »

Celebrating Springtime and Record Store Day at The Orchard


For some folks, it’s the return of baseball season. For others, it’s Easter. But for us here at The Orchard, nothing heralds the return of warmer weather quite like Record Store Day! This internationally celebrated event has been getting bigger and better every year since its inception in 2008, and this year looks to be no different. So let’s… Read more »