Entries by alex

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Quiz: Can You Spot The Fake VT1000 Quotes?

The Orange VT1000 is the world’s first fully automatic, portable, digital valve tester. That’s rad because valve testers used to look like this: It takes the VT1000 about 2 minutes to test a preamp or power valve and get a rating of good, worn, or fail. You can also use the 1 through 10 rating […]

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How To Void Your Warranty: Series 1 Recap + Series 2 Coming Soon!

With season 2 of Orange’s original series “How to Void Your Warranty” almost upon us, let’s take a moment to reflect on the shenanigans of season 1 (“Hey, Farva!”). Season 1 revolves around “Rob” (from our service department) demonstrating unique, and sometimes not-so-obvious, ways to destroy your Orange product, thereby voiding your warranty. I personally […]

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Orange Summer NAMM Events 2018

Orange hasn’t been to Summer NAMM as an official exhibitor in almost a decade. The show started to get really small back in 2010 (especially when compared to Winter NAMM in Anaheim) and it has only recently started to recover. Instead of exhibiting we decided to host a VIP cocktail party at our Orange Nashville […]

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Summer Music Festival Preview

USA Welcome to Rockville I’m actually driving the backline for Quicksand down to Jacksonville for this festival. That means I’m getting an artist pass. And that, my friends, means I’m just one step closer to my ultimate goal: side stage for Queens of the Stone Age. I’m also stoked for Red Fang and Clutch. And […]