Posts Tagged: uk

The Orchard & Red Essential Merge


The Orchard and Red Essential’s two UK organizations have merged to create the newly formed company called The Orchard. The new UK business will be lead by co-Managing Directors, Ian Dutt and Mike Chadwick. With decades of success serving independents, these companies provide a consolidate experience in music distribution fostering strong partnerships and an impressive catalogue… 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 »

Welcome, Mercedes!


Introducing Mercedes Brown, Client Relations Coordinator, UK Prior to joining the lovely team at The Orchard, I worked as a Marketing Assistant in the Priorities department at Universal Music Group International — despite primarily dealing with catalog I got to work some frontline releases too. Whilst I was there, I was lucky enough to work… Read more »

The Marketplace Presents: Naked Press


Hiring a publicist can be daunting and expensive. We’ve sought to make it easier for you with the launch of Naked Press in The Orchard Marketplace. With a focus on UK press — an important market, to say the least — Naked Press will pitch your release to targeted outlets including The Guardian, TimeOut, Mojo, Uncut, Q… Read more »

Welcome, Naomi!


Introducing Naomi Moran, General Manager, UK & Europe It’s great to finally be on board and I’m immensely proud to be joining the team at this dynamic company. The first thing to get straight is that my name is pronounced the Japanese way, “Now-Me”, since I’m Tokyo-born with a Japanese mother. (But if you forget,… Read more »