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THE ORCHARD’S NEW ALBUM – THE GREAT UNKNOWN NOW AVAILABLE

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Blog, Featured, News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

THE ORCHARD’S NEW ALBUM – THE GREAT UNKNOWN NOW AVAILABLE

Kasha Anne and Mitch Smith, the singer/songwriter duo better known as The Orchard, couldn’t have picked a better title for their brand new album than The Great Unknown. After making an indelible impression on Canada’s country music scene with their first two records, the Alberta natives instinctively knew heading into their third release that change was imminent. But what would that change entail? New sounds? A new producer? A new approach to writing and recording? All of the above, as it turns out. Led by the anthemic first...

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THE ORCHARD – BRAND NEW SINGLE OUT TODAY!

Posted by on Dec 30, 2016 in News | 0 comments

ROYALTY RECORDS & SONY MUSIC CANADA PRESENT Written by: Mitch Smith & Kasha Anne *CANCON* “Rolling out of the Canadian Rockies and across the prairie Province of Alberta, The Orchard finds its sound in Canadiana. Great tunes, great guitars and great Vocals. This is a real deal, no B.S. band playing real music.” – Jim Scott (Producer)   Check out THE ORCHARD – SOMETIMES I WONDER video: Video Recording Produced by: Brad Smith Video Created by: Travis Nesbitt The Orchard Bio: Kasha Anne and Mitch Smith...

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SOMETIMES I WONDER – BRAND NEW SINGLE FROM THE ORCHARD

Posted by on Dec 30, 2016 in News, Uncategorized | 0 comments

ROYALTY RECORDS & SONY MUSIC CANADA PRESENT Written by: Mitch Smith & Kasha Anne *CANCON* “Rolling out of the Canadian Rockies and across the prairie Province of Alberta, The Orchard finds its sound in Canadiana. Great tunes, great guitars and great Vocals. This is a real deal, no B.S. band playing real music.” – Jim Scott (Producer)   Check out THE ORCHARD – SOMETIMES I WONDER video: Video Recording Produced by: Brad Smith Video Created by: Travis Nesbitt The Orchard Bio: Kasha Anne and Mitch Smith...

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This Holiday Season Royalty Records Brings Their Family Together For A Royal Christmas!

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 in News | 0 comments

This holiday season Royalty Records brings their family together for A Royal Christmas. Featuring artists from multiple genres this special collection carries the spirit of the season, with original songs from Hey Romeo, The Orchard, Tenille, and the holiday favourite, Rocky Mountain Christmas by Greg Paul and Marleigh Rouault, all wrapped up with traditional Christmas classics. Enjoy this unique, and truly Canadian, Christmas album which pairs perfectly with turkey dinners, gingerbread lattés, and your family’s holiday...

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AND THE 2016 ACMA NOMINEES ARE…

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Congratulations to Hey Romeo, The Orchard, Amy Metcalfe, Blake Reid and Rob Smith on your Nominations!  The ACMA Awards show weekend will take place on Saturday January 21st & Sunday January 22nd, 2017 in Red Deer, AB. For a complete list of all the Nominee’s in each category and to cast your VOTE, please visit: http://abcountrymusic.ca/nominees.aspx Tickets for the 2016 ACMA Dinner and Awards Show are on sale now! About the Association of Country Music in Alberta (ACMA) Established in 2008, the ACMA is a membership-based,...

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ROYALTY RECORDS SADDEN BY THE PASSING OF GREG PAUL

Posted by on Nov 16, 2016 in News | 0 comments

Royalty Records was saddened to hear of the passing of Greg Paul on November 9, 2016. Greg won the CFCW Star Search Contest in the mid-80’s, which awarded him a recording contract for one album produced by R. Harlan Smith and released on the Royalty label.  Greg’s immense talent led Royalty to release two additional albums through the 90’s.  A video of “Papa”, co-written by Greg and Dennis Charney, was also released in the 90’s.  A Christmas duet, entitled Rocky Mountain Christmas by Greg and Marleigh Rouault...

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THE ORCHARD HEADED BACK IN STUDIO WITH PRODUCER JIM SCOTT! 

Posted by on Sep 27, 2016 in News | 0 comments

This October 2016, The Orchard will be heading to OCL studios in Calgary, to work with iconic producer, Jim Scott (Tedeschi Trucks, Johnny Cash, Wilco). Jim’s management was sent demos from this Edmonton based band and in no time emails were going back and forth setting dates to record The Orchard’s next collection of music. Jim expressed interest right away and has provided the band with glowing reviews. Jim also expressed his vision and sound comparisons for The Orchard’s sound and song writing to early Crowded House meets 10 000...

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CHRIS BUCK BAND DROPS NEW SINGLE TODAY!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Featured, News | 0 comments

CHRIS BUCK BAND DROPS NEW SINGLE TODAY!

ROYALTY RECORDS & SONY MUSIC CANADA PRESENTS The Chris Buck Band is quickly becoming one of the hottest new country acts in Canada. 2015 saw the band score their first two independent top 40 Singles with “Leave Your Light On” and the viral country dance anthem “Giddy Up”. They recently received a call from Nashville that they have won 1st prize in the 2016 UnSignedOnly Songwriting contest. Their latest release hitting radio September 26th, 2016 is titled “Sun Sets Down”, produced by Jeff Johnson (2 time nominee at the 2016...

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Chris Buck Band and Robyn & Ryleigh Nominated For Multiple BCCMA Awards!

Posted by on Sep 20, 2016 in News | 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                      September 20th, 2016   Chris Buck Band and Robyn & Ryleigh Nominated For Multiple BCCMA Awards!  2016 BCCMA nominees announced, which included Royalty Records artists, Chris Buck Band and  Robyn & Ryleigh. Both artists have been recognized in the categories for Group or Duo of the Year and Video Director of the Year, as well as in several other categories. The full lists of nominations are provided below. Chris Buck Band will also be performing at...

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TRISTAN HORNCASTLE NOMINATED FOR FIVE PRIX MNB AWARDS!

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in News | 0 comments

  Music•Musique NB (MNB) has unveiled the nominees’ list for the 7th annual Prix MNB Awards. A total of 25 awards will be presented to artists and industry professionals who have made their mark on the NB music scene in the past year. Tristan Horncastle has received 5 nominations in the following categories, Country Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, SOCAN Song of the Year, Video of the Year and Producer of the Year for his current album “Turnin’ Up A Sundown”. When you hear a Tristan Horncastle song, whether it’s...

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