Posts Categorized: Label Spotlight

Label Spotlight: Amathus Music

We had a chat this month with Chris Panaghi of Amathus Music, a New York based record label (and long-standing Orchard client), whose primary emphasis is on electronic music that ranges from Underground House to Trance to Dubstep. A primarily singles driven label that develops homegrown talent for the domestic and international market while setting… Read more »

Label Spotlight: Volcom Entertainment

In this month’s Label Spotlight, we talked to Mike Nobrega of Volcom Entertainment, home to bands including Pepper, Valient Thorr, Year Long Disaster, Turbonegro, and more… They’ve had a busy year so far with some great releases like Torche’s Harmonicraft, Riverboat Gamblers’ The Wolf You Feed and the latest on the roster, Turbonegro’s highly anticipated Sexual Harassment. Without further ado,… Read more »

Label Spotlight: Pure Noise Records

In our Label Spotlight today, we approached Jake Round of Pure Noise Records to share his path and his views on running a label from the perspective of a band member and manager too. Conceived in 2009 in order to release a friend’s record, Pure Noise has now become one of the most recognized pop punk… Read more »

Label Spotlight: Fire Records

For this label spotlight, we tracked down our UK-based friends at Fire Records, home of bands such as Pulp, Guided by Voices, ESG, Giant Sand, The Adverts, Teenage Fanclub, and more. Label Manager James Nicholls helped us shed some light — pun totally intended — on the label and shared some tips on what artists to look… Read more »