Posts Categorized: Orchard News

Welcome, Melissa!


Introducing Melissa Gonzalez, Coordinator, Compilations Label Relations My name is Melissa Gonzalez and I am the new Compilations Label Relations Coordinator.  I recently received my doctorate in music with a specialization in ethnomusicology at Columbia University. Over the last five years, I have taught courses in Latin American and Middle Eastern folkloric and popular music,… Read more »

The Duplass Brothers Set Up Camp at The Orchard


Any fans out there of The League? Or, if NFL fantasy football clubs aren’t your thing, then how about Togetherness? How about our favorite voodoo midwives on The Mindy Project? Either way, you should be able to pick up the common denominator: the Duplass family name. Mark and Jay Duplass are the two brothers taking Hollywood by storm with their… Read more »

Welcome, Christian!


Introducing Christian Frahm, Marketing & Sales Manager, GSA Hello everyone, I am very excited to work on a new chapter for The Orchard in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Together with Manlio and the whole Orchard team, I am sure we can do great things here. Born and raised in Kiel (Northern Germany at the Baltic Sea), I went… Read more »

Compilations: Breaking Down Musical Barriers Since 2011


The New York Times’ recent article on Spotify revealed what some may view as a marketing revelation but is old news for us at Compilations: that streaming services are moving away from classifying by generic labels and instead embracing new mood or time-based musical recommendations. Considering how easy it is for the average Spotify subscriber… Read more »

Felicitaciones to Our 2015 Gardel Award Winners!


The 17th edition of the “Premios Gardel a la Música” were held on June 2nd in Buenos Aires, Argentina. We are very proud to announce that The Orchard won 16 ‘Gardel’ out of 42 total categories. The Gardel Awards are the most important in Argentina, and besides the Latin Grammys, are the most influential of the… Read more »