Posts Tagged: pure noise

State Champs, Silent Planet & Waterparks Take Home APMAs


This week, Alternative Press hosted their fourth annual Alternative Press Music Awards (APMAs), celebrating genres from alternative, to pop, to metal. We at The Orchard were beyond excited to see that three awards went to our releases! To celebrate, we wanted to highlight our talented winners. A huge congratulations to our labels and artists for their tremendous work…. Read more »

The Orchard Chart Toppers: June 2014


It’s been an exciting start to the summer with our chart topping artists and labels! This month, we’re cheering to The Story So Far, who’s currently killing Warped Tour with a number of other Pure Noise artists; San Francisco Symphony, who topped Billboard’s Traditional Classical Albums and Classical Albums chart; and while we don’t usually include Top… Read more »

“Life Lessons” According to Handguns


Since their 2012 release of Angst, Handguns has seen transformative change. This Pop-Punk band out of Harrisburg, PA is now made up of an entirely different lineup than its original, and it shows. Their new album, Life Lessons, out July 8th on Pure Noise, is “a record about self-realization, rebuilding, letting go of the past… Read more »