Classical Music: Not Just for Old People!

classical-musicClassical music. “But isn’t it just for old people?” they ask. And when I say “they,” I mean the random people I’ve met throughout my 27 years who can’t fathom that this woman who adamantly learned all the words to Eminem songs in her teens and who can’t sing without shamelessly imitating Britney Spears can also have a deep love and respect for the world of classical music.


Spotify Best Practices: 4 New Tips to Strengthen Your Profile

spotify-best-practicesSpotify is ever-evolving. As the service grows and users discover more and more content, the streaming giant is innovating ways in which artists can connect to fans and vice versa. As a result, Spotify has implemented a few new features for artists, managers and labels which called for an update to our Spotify Best Practices. Before diving in below, do check out our original post for the basics.


The Orchard Lovingly Remembers Sharon Jones

Last week, the world said goodbye to Sharon Jones, an artist and friend that impacted the lives of many here at The Orchard. In celebration of radiant life, here are a few warm words from those who worked with her and felt her soul from the stage.

On the eve of Thanksgiving in the United States, we are thankful to have experienced Sharon’s unstoppable talent and force. The Dap-Kings ask that you consider donating to a charity, find more information on the band’s website.

Label Spotlight: Shoot To Kill

kevin-wolff-shoot-to-kill-musicShoot 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 time partners with the Deckstar management firm. Alongside Deckstar, Kevin and S.T.K. help develop, manage and market some of the worlds most renowned artists, DJ’s, remixers and producers.


The Orchard Earns Eight Wins at the 2016 Latin Grammys

1446828970_vidas-pra-contar-1-250x250Remember the 49 Latin Grammy nominations The Orchard got? Well, while people are still reeling over the kiss Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez shared on the T-Mobile Arena stage in Las Vegas during the 17th annual Latin Grammy Awards on November 17, 2016, The Orchard is celebrating eight Latin Grammy wins.

From tango to folk, seven of The Orchard’s artists brought home golden gramophones during Latin music’s biggest night. Let’s take a look at our wonderful winners.