2019 JUNO Award Winners Unveiled


Canada’s 2019 JUNO Awards took place this past Sunday, March 17th at the Budweiser Gardens in London, Canada. The Award show was full of exciting honors and surprises including an appearance from The Police frontman, Sting.

The Orchard’s labels and partners took home six awards for their success in the Canadian market. Winners included new alternative band Dizzy whose debut album Baby Teeth was crowned Alternative Album of the Year. The Royal Mountain band is made up of three brothers Alex, Charlie and Mackenzie Spencer and their friend Katie Munshaw who together, took their subruban life and flipped it on it’s head using their edgy modern rock essence.

(more…)

Ten Minutes with Dillon Carmichael


It’s hard to listen to Dillon Carmichael and not come to the conclusion that his voice is pure raw talent. It’s true he comes from a family of iconic country musicians, but Dillon’s voice has become what it is because he grew up performing live, training his voice, and paving his own future as a country musician. Growing up in Burgin, Kentucky where the population was 975, Dillon was surrounded by a talented family — his two uncles are John Michael and Eddie Montgomery. We got the chance to talk to Dillon about his debut album Hell On An Angel, the inspiration behind his songs, and what it felt like the first time he performed at the Grand Ole Opry. (more…)

Out Today by The Orchard: Snarky Puppy, ViVii & More


From a bus-sized band to a dream pop debut and even an artist described as death gospel… we’ve got a full range of groups to complete your musical pyramid. Dive right in for a well balanced serving of new music Out Today.

(more…)

The Orchard Takes On Oslo at by:Larm!


by:Larm is a music festival and conference held annually at various locations in Norway since 1998, deemed the most essential meeting point for the Nordic music industry. This year by:Larm was held in Oslo from February 28-March 2. The Orchard from the U.S., UK, and Nordic teams were present. (more…)