Posts By: Adam DeAscentis

Freeloader Friday: The James Hunter Six, Sarah Neufeld & More


Attention Orchardites! Pause your ultimate Bieber playlist. Stop trying to sing like Adele. And for goodness’ sake, take a break from copping Drake’s crazy-uncle-at-your-annual-Thanksgiving-party dance moves. It’s Freeloader Friday and it’s time for me to show you what’s new at The Orchard. Check out this week’s highlights below. First up, get a taste of The James Hunter Six. A recent… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: Fiction Plane, Red Pill & More


The term “freeloader” sort of has a negative connotation — we know that. But here, we try to use it in a positive sense: Freeloaders work hard all week and deserve a Friday afternoon treat: to enjoy, without judgment, a few moments of hassle-free, uninterrupted music discovery. Shake off some stress and keep reading for The Orchard’s freshest-of-the-fresh. Take some… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: Grupo Fantasma, The Frights & More


Happy Halloween weekend, everybody! Though I know you’re inevitably going to end up listening to “The Monster Mash” and “Thriller” all weekend, take a few minutes to check out this week’s Freeloader Friday list. First up, we have a full album NPR ‘First Listen’ from grammy-winning, Latin-Funk 9-piece, Grupo Fantasma. Hailing from Austin, Texas, the Spanish-singing powerhouse… Read more »