Posts Categorized: Orchard News

Welcome, Eric!

Introducing Eric Mok, Coordinator, YouTube Content Management Hi everyone! My name’s Eric, I’m a Coordinator on the YouTube Content Management team. I’m a Jersey native and a recent grad from Purdue where I studied Interdisciplinary Science and Economics. I just came from Macy Inc.’s buying offices, where I worked in Women’s ready-to-wear and special sizes. I… Read more »

Brace Yourself: The Orchard Brings Historic Shrapnel Records Catalog to Digital

Mike Varney created Shrapnel Records in 1980 as the first dedicated metal label. With the introduction of the Tone Center and Blues Bureau International imprints, he developed the Shrapnel Label Group into the definitive home of guitar-based excellence, bringing legendary guitarists like Vinnie Moore, Tony MacAlpine, Yngwie Malmsteen, Jason Becker, Marty Friedman and many more to worldwide attention.

Welcome, Brittany!

Introducing Brittany Flynn, Coordinator, YouTube Content Management Hey, everybody! I hail from Massachusetts, lived in the East Bay (Oakland/Berkeley) for four years and moved to NYC in 2011. In Berkeley, I gained my first exposure to the music industry (shouts to MOG/Apple Music!) and all things hyphy. Upon landing in NYC I worked at Kobalt Music Publishing,… Read more »

Welcome, Kevin!

Introducing Kevin Layman, Software Engineer, Master Rights My name is Kevin Layman, and I recently joined The Orchard as a Software Engineer on the Master Rights squad. I have a degree in Computer Engineering from Virginia Tech and a music degree from Manhattan School of Music. Most recently, I was a Software Engineer at Amplify… Read more »