Out Today by The Orchard: Born Ruffians, Miracle & More

Every artist has their own creative approach shaped by individual experiences. Some artists use music to reach self-realization while others stumble upon it during the creative process. That is often why bands and artists change direction from album to album; life never stops creating exciting challenges that evoke ever-changing ideas. Varying from rock’n roll to synth-pop, the albums we are hosting today vary but they all carry traces of personal and creative discovery.

After three years of silence, Born Ruffians returns stronger than ever for their fifth album Uncle, Duke & the Chief. With their original drummer Steve Hamelin joining the band once again, frontman Lalonde admits that they pushed their boundaries to develop their sound further. Born Ruffians puts the emphasis on rhythm by echoed handclaps, explosive drumbeats and tambourine rattles, drawing influence from legends of old school rock’n roll like Buddy Holly, The Everly Brothers and the Beatles on their latest Paper Bag Records release. With the trilogy of videos produced by Leah Fay Goldstein and Peter Dreimanis, this Canadian band not only serves your ears, but eyes as well. Check out the last of the trilogy with, “Miss You” below, and get the full album here. (more…)

Welcome, Jesika!

Jesika BetheaIntroducing, Jesika Bethea, Associate Product Marketing Manager

My name is Jesika Bethea and I’m very excited to be joining The Orchard team as an Associate Product Marketing Manager.

I’ve come to The Orchard following time spent in the world of education technology, where I developed a specialty in building bridges between people and organizations through community engagement, event planning, brand awareness and omni-channel marketing campaigns. I am extremely thrilled to be a part of The Orchard’s product marketing efforts going forward.


The Orchard Listed Among Billboard Latin Music Award Nominees

With massive momentum in the Latin music industry both in the states and abroad, The Orchard’s artists and labels earned themselves 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards nominations.

For starters, The Orchard (yes, The Orchard itself!) is celebrating nominations for Tropical Albums Imprint of the Year and Tropical Albums Label of the Year. After a great year of releases, including Aventura’s chart-topping Todavia Me Amas: Lo Mejor de Aventura, our team is ecstatic about the nod from Billboard Latin.


A Year In Review: Sync Placements of 2017

We all know the best part of Winter is binge watching TV shows and catching up on movies we missed in the warmer months. Instead of spending half of your night searching Netflix, we’ve got you covered. From television to film, advertising to trailers, see a year in review highlighting sync placements from The Orchard’s Sync & Licensing Team.

We can’t guarantee you will love the films or shows… but we can promise the music will be fantastic.

Out Today by The Orchard: Wade Bowen, Ian Bagg & More

With a  rainy weekend ahead of us, we have just the right releases to accompany you under your dry and cozy blankets. Start your day with Wade Bowen’s Texas country tunes, elevate your mood in the afternoon with a dose of laughter from Ian Bagg, and top off your evening watching Along For The Ride to witness a fearless artist’s turbulent life, all Out Today!

Bowen Sounds/Thirty Tigers presents Wade Bowen’s latest record compiled of eleven of Bowen’s original tracks, personifying the album title Solid Ground. The critically acclaimed troubadour from the Texas country music scene shows his appreciation towards his hometown by developing a gritty and edgy sound through crisp drums and distorted guitars accompanied by Bowen’s silky vocals. Check out “Day of The Dead” below and take a trip to Texas here.