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Natti Natasha and Rauw Alejandro Light Up the Premios Juventud Stage

The Premios Juventud (Youth Awards) took over Miami on July 18th to bring top talent from the Latin charts to the stage for a night of high-energy performances. The awards, now in its 16th year, includes music, pop culture, digital media, fashion, TV and s...

Out Today by The Orchard: Good Riddance, Horse Head, & More

This week is all about high-energy releases. Yup, that’s right. From emo-punk to traditional punk to everything in between, Out Today is showing off some hot releases coming from The Orchard. Get ready for the beats, tunes and bops. Between banging beat...

Delivering 3 Of The 10 Albums On The 2019 Polaris Prize Short List

The Polaris Music Prize has narrowed their list to just ten releases. From the original 40 included on the Long List, those remaining portray a refreshingly diverse group paired with exceptional artistry. A leader in independent music across Canada, Th...

A Beginner’s Guide To Performance Rights (Infographic)

At The Orchard, our performance rights team is here to clarify your understanding of rights management - working to help rights owners earn more, faster. We have created a beginner’s guide to performance rights - a visual that aims to simplify the answer t...

Seeing Orange: The Orchard at Roskilde Festival

In the first week of July, the 49th edition of Roskilde Festival took place on a field outside of Copenhagen. Roskilde is the largest festival in Northern Europe and was visited by over 130,000 guests and volunteers this year. Roskilde promotes diversity c...

Out Today by The Orchard: Bloc Party, Cold Hart and YAWNS & More

We’ve hit the mid-way point of the season. If you haven’t found that one song that is your song of the summer, we have good news for you. This week we’ve got new looks for up-and-coming artists, a live rendition of an album you've cherished and a brand new...

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YouTube Copyright Claims

If you have received a notice from YouTube that your video contains content that is owned or licensed by The Orchard, a music, film and TV distribution company, please read the outline below which will address any questions you may have. First off, please k...

Facebook Embraces The Music Community

With 2.23 billion monthly active users, Facebook should be treated as a key platform for social media campaigns in 2019. However, it’s worth noting the demographics on the platform have changed in recent years. In the last 3 years, Facebook’s American teen...

5 Ways To Create The Biggest Impact With Your Next Music Video

A music video is a very important and useful asset to help promote new music. Get the best results and maximize your views with these new features and quick tips to include within your video release strategy. (more…)

The Orchard’s Artists & Labels Earn 14 GRAMMY Awards

The 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards, hosted by the Recording Academy, took place in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 10th. Highlighting some of the biggest releases from the past year, The Orchard is grateful to have worked with and distributed many of t...

Classical Music Metadata 101: How to Break Down the Most Complex of Metadata

They said to me, “write about anything you like Tom, just keep it light. Mine the veins of your imagination and dredge those grey cells for something enriching and life affirming to impart...” So today, I thought we’d talk about classical music metadata. ...

10 Tips for Perfect Playlist Curation

In the world of song promotion, no format has gotten more coverage than playlisting. From how to get on them to knowing which ones are the most popular, everyone wants a piece of the playlist pie. The downside of being featured on someone else’s playlist, h...