Just a couple of weeks ago, on April 27, I attended the Social Music Jam conference in Barcelona. I was in charge of moderating two panels: one on “The State of the Music Industry in Spain” and a debate on “Spotify: Does it Help or Interfere with the Music Industry.” Although the line up was decent… Read more »
The Orchard Setting Foot in Brighton for The Great Escape
Put your party pants on people. We’re going to Brighton. Yes, you guessed it – to The Great Escape Festival. TGE runs UK’s leading music business conference (programmed by CMU) alongside the Brighton venue-hosted music festival that showcases 300+ new bands from around the globe. Of course we had to get in on this so… Read more »
A Blast From The Past In The Present: Retro Fashion, Movies and Vince Giordano
What do Boardwalk Empire, the movies The Cotton Club and The Aviator, and now The Orchard all have in common? Vince Giordano and his passion for early jazz! More than ever, retro fashion is a huge trend this year: from your movie theatres (The Artist, Hugo) to fashion runways (Ralph Lauren’s Spring 2012 “Great Gatsby” gowns)… Read more »
Introducing Tom Wheeley, Senior Director, Business Development Hi everybody. Firstly I just want to say how excited I am to be here! I’ve been waiting a while for my move to the US from London, having been living out of a suitcase (not literally of course) for a good year for things to materialize. It’s bloody… Read more »
Are You Richer Today Than You Were Yesterday? YES!
We’re proud to announce a new deal with Sixpence None The Richer, which makes The Orchard the exclusive distributor of the band’s upcoming LP, titled Lost In Transition. Slated for a late-July/early-August release, this will be their 1st new studio record since 2008, and fans are buzzing about soon-to-be-announced tour dates. Sixpence, comprised of vocalist… Read more »