It’s without a doubt that 2018 was a big year for The Orchard, and every once in a while we get to toot our own horn. As the year comes to a close, let’s look at 2018’s end of year highlights from some of our digital retailers.
Spotify & Apple Name The Orchard As A Preferred Partner!
Apple Music and Spotify recently shared recommended partner lists to inform labels and artists of reputable distributors who deliver music to their platforms. The Orchard is very excited to share that we are the ONLY distributor to top both lists with Preferred Plus Partner status at Apple Music and Preferred Label Distributor at Spotify.
What Is a Retail Marketing Plan?
The continued growth of recorded music revenue in 2018 is incredibly exciting for our industry and fosters opportunities for labels, managers, and artists to be even more creative when planning their releases. Musicians are touring more than ever, we’ve seen incredible music videos, and publicity remains an ever important part of a comprehensive marketing plan…. Read more »
Celebrate Independents’ Month With The Orchard & A2IM
If you haven’t heard, indie music coalition A2IM has named the month of June Independents’ Month. From June 5th to July 5th, the music world is celebrating some of the most creative and driven minds in the industry. Want to get involved? Consider this your official invitation. First thing’s first, you’ll need to know what… Read more »
Apple Music Refresh, Apple Music Best Practices Refresh
Last week, Apple released its new iOS 10 and with it, the new version of Apple Music we’ve been waiting for. Never ones to wait when we can dive in full steam, we’ve gone through its sleek new interface and updated our Apple Music Best Practices accordingly. These tips are as fresh as the new app.