Introducing Christopher Cruz, Production Coordinator, Physical Hello! My name is Chris, I am thrilled to have joined the physical production team here at The Orchard. Raised in NYC I attended Fiorello LaGuardia High School and then Cooper Union and F.I.T where I majored and received my bachelor’s degree in Packaging Design and Advertising Marketing communications.
What The #&@$ Do You Do, Bob?!?
Bob Ardrey Director, National Sales Joined The Orchard in July 2008, when The Orchard bought TVT Records As an Orchardite adopted via TVT Records, can you please give us both a short history lesson and tell us what the #&@$ you do?!!? Simplified, TVT was bought by The Orchard seven years ago. I worked for… Read more »
The Holidays Are For Box Sets: Finding the Future Through the Past
“I wish I could have seen The Cure back then,” my friend Xio said to me the other day. “When I was 13 in 1996, my diary was full of crush notes to Robert Smith.” Xio went on to see The Cure a couple of times, and Depeche Mode too. Of course today, both bands have achieved a legendary… Read more »
Rock the Cause Gets Physical With Us
We are excited to announce today that Rock the Cause has expanded their distribution deal with us to begin releasing their albums physically as well as digitally, worldwide. This means we can continue to work together in a unified way to promote awareness for the slew of social issues supported by Rock the Cause —… Read more »
Watch This Space: Amazon Disc on Demand
Working across both the digital and physical markets, I am frequently asked my thoughts on the future of physical music sales. While I believe a physical market will survive for music, I also often point to services like Amazon Disc on Demand as an interesting space to watch. Many questions arise over this service, and… Read more »