Posts Categorized: Label Spotlight

Label Spotlight: Hiphoplife.PRO


In the early 90’s when the musical bad boy of all genres, hip-hop, was getting popular all around the world, Gastarbeiters’ following generation in Germany were amongst the ones who heard the first timbres of this energetic genre. Turkish youngsters who were trying to fit into 90’s communities in Germany were influenced by the children… 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 »

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 »

Introducing Solo Sounds


What would The Beatles’ hits sound like on a single Hammond organ? Or Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison on a solo harp? True to its name, the recently launched Brooklyn-based label Solo Sounds specializes in intimate recordings of iconic songs and albums performed on a single instrument. All titles are expertly produced by label co-founder Eric Ambel… Read more »

Label Spotlight: Shoot To Kill


Shoot To Kill Music was founded by Kevin Wolff in 2003. Working with such artists as The Glitch Mob, Travis Barker, Rancid, Loudpvck, The Interrupters, Blink 182, PANTyRAID and more, Shoot To Kill has proven to be a home for an eclectic mix of artists across various genres. Kevin Wolff & Shoot To Kill are also long… Read more »