January saw the world’s music industry yet again decamp en masse to Cannes for several days of meetings, gigs, showcases and the odd dinner and drink thrown in or as it’s normally called: midem. The Orchard has several reasons to celebrate this year but none more important than our 15-year anniversary, which we celebrated in… Read more »
Coming Soon To A City, Conference or News Feed Near You…
If you haven’t heard from us in a while, you must have been living under a rock… In addition to being all over Twitter and Facebook, we here at The Orchard have had a great many newsworthy things going on, and we just can’t keep quiet about it! It’s one thing to announce things like how… Read more »
150 German Companies at MIDEM, The World’s Largest Music Industry Trade Fair
It’s not just 150 German music companies, but also advertising agencies and digital music marketers which are presenting themselves on January 28-31, 2012 at the world’s largest music industry trade fair MIDEM in Cannes. The midem committee is expecting 8,000 trade visitors from 80 countries at the Palais des Festivals on the Côte d’Azur. The repertoire of music offered ranges from pop and rock to jazz and classical. Over the… Read more »
MIDEM Recap Pt. 2: Will Cloud-based Services Save The Music Industry?
The organizers of the Midem Net were very happy this year with the good attendance. Some of the many highlights for attendees included speeches by WIPO Director General, Francis Gurry, and Commissioner Michel Barnier, as well as interviews with Vivendi CEO, Jean-Bernard Levy, and president of Sony Network Entertainment, Tim Schaaff. The most popular theme… Read more »
MIDEM Or Bust!
A couple weeks ago we announced that The Orchard will once again be attending MIDEM on January 22nd-26th. With MIDEM only a couple of days away, we wanted to remind you that we will be returning as an exhibitor and, our CEO, Brad Navin, will be participating in MidemNet+ as an expert on digital business…. Read more »