Amp mistreatment is a serious issue plaguing the rock star community. Once you’ve seen what these people are capable of doing to their $2000+ amps you start to wonder what they might be capable of doing to the people they love. It’s an important issue that I want to shed some light on, if for […]
The entire time we were filming this interview Les Claypool was standing behind the cameraman trying to screw us up. Members of Mastodon kept coming into the room as well. There’s not much else to say about it. If Les Claypool wants to sabotage your interview, you let Les Claypool sabotage your interview.
Morgan Nicholls is the “4th” member of MUSE. He briefly filled in for the band on bass in 2004 but joined the band more permanently in 2011 as a keyboardist/accessory player. Morgan has also toured with Gorillaz and The Streets as a bassist. Orange’s Lead Tech, Ade Emsley, and Morgan have a side project together […]
Let me preface this by saying, one more time and unequivocally, 2020 can go jump off a tall building. If this year was a soup, it would be “turd and onion.” If this year was a person, it would be Jeffrey Dahmer cosplaying as Stalin. If this year was a car, it would be the […]
Our annual Wish Granted contest ended with more than $30,000 in Orange product given away to over 100 individual winners. We had 87,219 total wishes come in just to our website. It’s safe to assume there were well over 500,000 additional wishes just through social media. Here’s a quick breakdown of the items we awarded […]
Question: What if Ghostbusters was like, still about blasting ghosts, but instead of using proton packs they used Orange amps strapped to their backs and the guns were guitars? I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately. The Ghostbusters are some of my favorite people. They’re all laid back and cool, but at the end […]
Every month we reward one lucky winner with a prize. This month’s winner receives a Terror Stamp. All you have to do is post your Orange rig to any qualifying social media using the hashtag #OrangeRigOfTheMonth. Please note we are not accepting entries via email. What’s your name, age, occupation?Douglas Irvin, 57, Singer/Songwriter/Guitars How’d you first hear […]
In 2009, during “The Great Recession,” I found myself at a crossroads. I’d been at Orange for two years and was, for the first time, worried about my job. We were experiencing the worst downturn in the economy my generation had ever witnessed. Job safety was a huge concern. Orange had been absolutely crushing it […]