Martin Kierszenbaum, chairman of Cherrytree Records, which distributes Robyn's new album, says the label and the artist weren't super strategic about their decision. They just wanted to get the music out as soon as possible. And, he says, maybe release dates don't matter that much anymore.
Body Talk Pt. 2 is the second of three albums Robyn is releasing this year. She told NPR's Jacki Lyden her decision to do that was "really selfish" — she said she wants to be able to put out her… Continue
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Photographs by Colette Carr & Martin Kierszenbaum.
J-Splif, Colette Carr, Prohgress and DJ Eye…
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Paul Anka at The Cherrytree House right now!!!
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Colette Carr working with supa-producer Pharrell in the studio today
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Kazemi: Well, you’re back now and I’ve noticed you’ve been tweeting Cherrytree Records a lot, is this some kinda tease for what you’re doing in LA? Continue
Frankmusik: I kinda snapped! I felt like I needed to grow, not as an artist but in terms of business and for my career. I needed to come to my America just to creatively get back into some kinda zone cause England sucked and I was just kinda over it. And I love LA, and I’ve been coming to LA for the past six years,…
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We just got this in our e-mail inbox from Ninja of Die Antwoord!
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Martin's Vinyl Vault is saying good-bye. Starting today at 9am PDT with the first of 4 last airings on CherrytreeRadio.com
- today, Thurs @ 9am & 4pm and Sat @ 9am & 4pm (All times PDT). After a 2-year journey through the crates of his ample pop-alternative vinyl collection, Martin is retiring the show to make way for the new Fall season on CherrytreeRadio.com
. Tune in to the last airings for this… Continue
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“Beautifully crafted, and unfailingly lovely”- The Times (London)
Mt. Desolation, the new band of Keane's Tim Rice-Oxley and Jesse Quin, release their debut album Mt. Desolation on October 19th, 2010 through Cherrytree/Interscope Records.
Those who have visited Dublin will know that sipping Guinness by a fire in a nice old pub while it's chucking it down outside is one of life's great pleasures. It's also, as you…
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Tuesday, August 17th is Donnie Wahlberg's birthday and we are giving our Rec'ers an exclusive opportunity to leave 'Happy Birthday' voice messages for Donnie. Your Birthday message may even be chosen and played on our radio station CherrytreeRadio.com, home of DDub's R&B Back Rub. Continue
To leave your birthday message for Donnie call +1 310 928…
Added by Cherrytree on August 12, 2010 at 1:30pm —
"Cherrytree’s online activity involves not only output but also input. We communicate our initiatives to our audience but we also gather information from them about how they want to consume music. We then apply this information (eg. Robyn releasing 3 shorter albums within a shorter period of time). The key for us is to be close to our audience so we can super-serve them. That’s our aim."…
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Elly has been struggling with bronchitis for the last few months and after her show in LA contracted pharyngitis. Her doctor has advised her to rest for three weeks so unfortunately she’ll be unable to continue with her American tour. We are endeavoring to re schedule as many of the canceled shows for November as possible, an announcement will be made shortly. …
Added by Cherrytree on July 23, 2010 at 10:00am —
Today at Cherrytree El Adobe, we'll be running raffles for our online Rec'ers at www.CherrytreeRecords.com/chat
To participate you will need to be tuned in to www.CherrytreeRadio.com
between 2pm and 6pm Pacific for the Cherrytree El Adobe party and be online at the… Continue
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Elly J. from La Roux with Prohgress from the Far East Movement at Club Nokia this last Wed in… Continue
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1 day off before going to america for 5 weeks. Its the longest we have been on tour for, and such a long way away too. It will be good, but hard at the same time.
Clothes had to be washed, new drumsticks collected, contact lenses bought, the bank to visit, and girlfriend to lunch with, and a 5 weeks to be backed into a suitcase.
And I made it out to a party in the evening! Needless to say, I was/am absolutely knackered by 3am..but by the… Continue
Added by Cherrytree on July 14, 2010 at 10:29am —
"Martin's Vinyl Vault" show on Cherrytree Radio will be retired in 5 weeks. Tune in to the last 5 episodes on Thu and Sat at 9am and 4pm PDT.
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CHERRYTREE RECORDS SCORES THE TOP 4 SPOTS ON BILLBOARD'S DANCE/ELECTRONIC CHART WITH ALBUMS FROM LADY GAGA, ROBYN AND LA ROUX
SANTA MONICA, CA –- July 2nd, 2010 -– Cherrytree Records has hit a musical grand slam! This past week, the label scored the top four albums on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic chart, which ranks albums by sales data as compiled by Nielsen SoundScan. Lady Gaga’s triple platinum, Grammy-winning The Fame continued at #1 in its… Continue
Added by Cherrytree on July 2, 2010 at 10:29am —
Cherrytree Artists Lady Gaga, Robyn and La Roux are currently occupying the top 4 spots of the Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums Chart. The Fame by Lady Gaga, The Fame Monster by Lady Gaga, Body Talk Pt. 1 by Robyn and La Roux's Self Titled debut album are sitting at positions 1, 2, 3, and 4 of the chart respectively. All albums out now on Cherrytree Records and are available from all good retailers.
Check out the chart positions on the… Continue
Added by Cherrytree on June 30, 2010 at 6:00am —
"There are two big reasons I want to create a destination at CherrytreeRecords.com. The first is that I want to have a safe haven for artists to come and express themselves and have a platform to launch. And… Continue
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