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Rig Rundown: Desaparecidos

November 11, 2015
The indie-rock outfit jams with classic Gibson axes, baritone beasts, tube amps, and enough stompboxes to fill a store.
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Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes: Special Forces Ringmaster

October 22, 2015
On musical wizards vs. magicians, the deceptive art of creating a sonic spectacle, and the greasy grooves laid down with best friend Josh Homme on Zipper Down.
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Rig Rundown: Lucero

October 14, 2015
The country-punkers out of Memphis share the roadworthy gear that allows them to seamlessly blend neo-Stax soul and barroom rock 'n' roll.
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Orange Amps Unveils the Micro Dark

October 7, 2015
Other features include a transparent, fully buffered effects loop and headphone/line output with Orange’s signature CabSim circuitry.
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Rig Rundown: Eagles of Death Metal

October 7, 2015
The desert-rock party animals discuss the gear that gets the crowd to boogie.
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Orange Releases the OBC210 Mini Bass Cab

July 28, 2015
The new cabinet also features two Speakon connectors that allow for daisy chaining to another cabinet.
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Orange OB1-500 Review

June 25, 2015
A 500-watt bass powerhouse that delivers clean to nasty with its “split-signal” design.
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Rig Rundown: Slipknot

May 20, 2015
We get the scoop on the gear behind Mick Thomson’s and Jim Root’s brutal sound thanks to their signature guitars and 100-watt rock-boxes.
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Orange Rockerverb 50 MKIII Review

May 18, 2015
Improved reverb and scalable power make an Orange stalwart more versatile than ever.
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Musikmesse '15 - Orange Amps Rockerverb 100 MKIII & Orange Bax Bangeetar Guitar Pre EQ Demos

April 30, 2015
The legendary amp company revamps an old favorite and jumps back into the pedal game with a preamp stompbox.
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