Freeloader Friday: Futurebirds, The Dears & More

Hold onto your Pumpkin Spice Latte because this is the FIRST Freeloader Friday of fall 2015! It’s true, I’m actually wearing a flannel shirt as I type this and I counted twelve pairs of Ugg Boots during this morning’s commute. Just kidding. But really. For you avid Freeloader Friday readers, you may remember our feature of the Futurebirds’ music video, “Deadbeat Hits.”… Read more »

The Orchard Chart Toppers: June

Our artists kept bringing it last month, and we’re excited to show off their top chart positions for June. From new Jazz sensation Cecile McLorin Salvant to Metal staples Children of Bodom, as well as Brazilian duo Jorge e Mateus, these chartings represent the wide variety of acts we support and love. Congrats to another… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: Children of Bodom, Crocodiles, Blackburner, CFCF, Weekend and Adam Franklin & Bolts of Melody

Hello June, and hello Summer! I know this image to our left here doesn’t exactly scream “beach!” or “suntan!” but believe me when I say this shouldn’t detract you from our great selection of free tracks below. Just days before the release of Children of Bodom‘s highly secretive eighth studio album, you can preview a… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: ASG, Valient Thorr, Children of Bodom, Whirr, Local Natives, Scott & Charlene’s Wedding, PANTyRAID, Young Galaxy and Har Mar Superstar

Today is the day, friends. That special day you look forward to each week that signifies “you made it!,” “kick back yo’ feet!” and “free music from The Orchard!” It’s also the last Friday before Summer Fridays begin at The Orchard. Summer Fridays (how many times do you think I can say “Friday” in this… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Grim Tower, Say Hi, AM & Shawn Lee, Mark Mulcahy, Way Yes, Children of Bodom, PVT and Local Natives

What a beautiful day! And what colorful album art to accompany it. Now that’s the way to start a weekend. Well, that and this fabulous selection of free music you see below.  To start, NPR has got the first track to Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings‘ latest album, which can’t come soon enough. The track,… Read more »