Posts Tagged: R&B

Out Today by The Orchard: Jorja Smith, Erin Rae & More


It’s Friday! You know what that means – new music to reign in the weekend. As the week winds down, we have some heaters hot off the studio press. First, we have English R&B singer/songwriter Jorja Smith bringing us a little bit of jazz-tinged soul and dreamy lyrics in her new debut album. Then, Nashville indie folk singer-songwriter… Read more »

Meet Juliette Ashby: When Hard Work, Talent and Dreams Come Together


Every time I have the chance to speak with British singer-songwriter, Juliette Ashby, or see her perform, what strikes me most are the positive vibes she radiates. Those vibes can be clearly perceived in her music, even in her most melancholic songs, where listeners are suddenly plunged into a world where they feel like every single word… Read more »

Freeloader Friday: The James Hunter Six, Sarah Neufeld & More


Attention Orchardites! Pause your ultimate Bieber playlist. Stop trying to sing like Adele. And for goodness’ sake, take a break from copping Drake’s crazy-uncle-at-your-annual-Thanksgiving-party dance moves. It’s Freeloader Friday and it’s time for me to show you what’s new at The Orchard. Check out this week’s highlights below. First up, get a taste of The James Hunter Six. A recent… Read more »

Lee Fields Knows How To Treat The Ladies


February 14th may be Valentine’s Day, but it’s also the release date for the brand new single, “You’re The Kind of Girl“, from soul singer Lee Fields on Brooklyn’s Truth & Soul Records. To promote the single release in a way that would make this ladies man proud, we wanted to do something a bit… Read more »

Nina Simone Doc Featuring Rare Live Performances and Interviews Out Next Week!


This incredibly rare, never before released documentary spotlights the woman, the force, the legend Nina Simone at her finest.  Featuring nine classic songs by the Grammy-nominated “High Priestess of Soul,” Great Performances – Live College Concerts & Interviews was recorded in 1968, with the majority of live footage being taken during performances at both The… Read more »