Frequently Asked Questions: YouTube Copyright Strikes

Copyright is serious business. As with any platform hosting user-generated content, YouTube provides content owners with a few tools to protect their intellectual property. One such tool is the ability to file a Copyright Takedown, allowing owners to remov...

Øya Festival: Another One For The Books!

Øya Festival is an annual pop and rock festival that takes place in Oslo, Norway. It's a four-day extravaganza presenting up to 300 national and international acts, with concerts in the territory’s most prominent venues. Since its beginning in 1999, Øya ha...

Swedish Team Goes Way Out West

When the second week of August hits in Sweden, that means one thing: It’s time to make way to Gothenburg for Way Out West.  The festival is not only one of the biggest festivals in Sweden, but it’s also an ideal time for us to meet our labels and other ...

Ten Bands One Cause Returns With New Pink Vinyl For 2019

A few blocks away from The Orchard’s US headquarters, is the famous red door that opens up into Gilda’s Club NYC. Started in honor of former Saturday Night Live star, Gilda Radner, Gilda’s Club NYC acts as a caring, supportive community for cancer patients...

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...