Deal covers U.S. and Canada.

The Orchard inked a deal with EMI Music Publishing to distribute mastertones from the publisher's catalog to mobile users in the US and Canada.

The relationship with EMI will enable the distributor to offer artists including Simply Red, The Donnas and Medeski Martin & Wood, among many others.

Through the Orchard's mobile partners, users can preview 30- second clips of tracks from the EMI catalog and instantly purchase and imbed the clips in a wireless device.