Australia’s leading producer of microphones teams up with BalconyTV to bring you more Music With A View
New York, NY – April 1, 2016 – BalconyTV, an online video channel of musicians performing on balconies around the world, announced today that it will be teaming up with RØDE Microphones, now the exclusive microphone sponsor for all 60+ BalconyTV production teams in over 30 different countries.
Started in 2006, BalconyTV is a unique international music network that films bands performing live on balconies all over the world. Producers from each partnered city are embedded in their local music scenes and unearth the best new talent before it hits the mainstream. The result is a unique and powerful music discovery platform that gives every artist an iconic Beatles rooftop moment that propels them toward future career success.
RØDE is an Australian pro audio brand, manufacturing and producing microphones in Sydney since the mid-nineties. They have quickly become the global market leaders in microphones and other related accessories and audio software for both film and musical use.
“At BalconyTV, we film live performances at over 60 different locations every single week,” says Jeff Clyburn, President of BalconyTV. “Whether outdoors, indoors or in studio, each location presents unique challenges and RØDE Microphones deliver pristine sound regardless of the conditions.”
“RØDE prides itself on making high quality recording tools that are accessible to artists and engineers the world over regardless of their status or geography,” says Scott Emerton, Global Marketing Manager of RØDE. “We’re incredibly excited to share this mission with BalconyTV, who brings artists and musicians from all walks of life to perform not only on neighbourhood balconies and rooftops, but on the world stage. To now be the exclusive microphone supplier to BalconyTV is a perfect partnership in empowering musicians everywhere.”
Combining high quality live performances with the finest sound equipment available, this partnership places both BalconyTV and RØDE Microphones in a prime position to produce unforgettable content.
Launched in 2006 on a balcony in Dublin, BalconyTV has grown into a 21st century online music network. Our producers scour the globe for the best local talent, tape them performing a single song live on a balcony and post the performance online to be enjoyed by a worldwide audience. We post over 50 performances per week from over 50 stunning locations in 30 different countries spanning the globe. Notable artists who have appeared on BalconyTV include Ed Sheeran, Jessie J, Mumford & Sons, Kaiser Chiefs, Joss Stone, Little Green Cars, Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, and many more.
ABOUT RØDE MICROPHONES
RØDE Microphones designs and manufactures high-quality microphones and related accessories for studio, live and location use. Its products are designed and primarily manufactured in Sydney, Australia and exported to over 100 countries globally. For more information please visit www.rode.com.
ABOUT THE ORCHARD
The Orchard is a pioneering music, video and film distribution company and top-ranked Multi Channel Network operating in more than 25 global markets. With a holistic approach to sales and marketing combined with industry-leading technology and operations, The Orchard amplifies reach and revenue across hundreds of digital, physical and mobile outlets around the world. The Orchard streamlines content owners’ business complexity with an intuitive client dashboard, comprehensive rights management and tailored client support. Founded in 1997, The Orchard empowers businesses and creators in the entertainment industry. For further information, please visit www.theorchard.com.