6 Tips to Rapidly Grow Your Instagram Following


Instagram ConcertThis article, written by the founder of Power Publicity, Lauren Gill, originally appeared on Sonicbids. We’re excited to be working with them to exchange industry tips and trends for your business.

With 500 million active users, Instagram is a great visual social media platform to build your online community. Instagram allows you to give your fans a peek into your world through your photos and videos. While funny memes, quotes, and viral videos may get attention, building a community of fans for you and your music requires the right strategies. Here are six tips to grow your fanbase on Instagram(more…)

Welcome, Priscilla!


Priscilla-MaturoIntroducing Priscilla Maturo, Retail & Operations Coordinator, Brazil

Hey everyone! Glad to meet you all! My name is Priscilla. I live in Rio de Janeiro and I have a degree in Publicity and Advertising.

I worked as a marketing assistant at Deck, one of our main labels in Brazil, for two years. Before that I was an intern at Rede Globo, in the news portal of entertainment called GShow. Now I’m happy to join The Orchard as the Retail and Operations Coordinator for Brazil.

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YouTube Keeping the Olympic Torch Aflame in Rio 2016


Rio-2016The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio have only a week left of competition and so far, we’ve been lucky enough to see Michael Phelps secure his place as the greatest Olympic Champion swimmer of all timeSimone Biles rack up 3 gold medals in gymnastics and Usain Bolt retain his status as the fastest man in the world. Now, if you weren’t able to catch any of these events take place in real time, don’t worry; YouTube has got you covered with extensive highlight footage.

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Freeloader Friday: The FRIGHTNRS, iNCH & More


frightnrsalbumHi there, my lovely Freeloaders! This is unfortunately my final Freeloader Friday with you, and I am feeling all. the. emotions. Nevertheless, I’ve still got one last shot to bring you the some brand new, wonderful releases to carry you through the weekend. Now – let’s get to the good stuff.

Queens, New York’s finest rocksteady crew The FRIGHTNRS are back with a brand new tune from their latest record, Nothing More To Say. Slated as “the darkest song on the record,” “Dispute” has potent themes of regret and despondence rooted in its veins – yet contains a surprising amount of emptiness in its landscape. The track carries a rich, deep melancholic mood with not much instrumentation or production value. An eerie piano riff drifts above a warm bass line and relaxed percussion, all while late lead singer Dan Klein’s exquisite vocals croon wistfully at the forefront of the mix. With this raw spin on authentic reggae beats, Klein and The FRIGHTNRS have surely made a legacy for themselves that’ll last for ages to come.

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The Orchard Catches The Duplass Brothers’ “Blue Jay”


blue-jayLike spaghetti and meatballs, The Orchard and the Duplass Brothers are a combo that just works. Today, we are thrilled to announce that we will be releasing another Duplass Bros production, Blue Jay, written by Mark Duplass and directed by Alex Lehmann. The film is another installment of a seven-film output partnership between The Orchard and the Duplass’.

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