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Orangewood Guitars introduces its first-ever acoustic bass, the ultra-affordable Oliver Jr.

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Orangewood Guitars has launched its first acoustic bass guitar, the Oliver Jr. Bass.

Part of the company’s Overland Collection, the new mini-bass is a shorter-scale version of the Oliver Jr. acoustic guitar, with a solid mahogany top, layered mahogany back and sides, “C” shape mahogany neck and ovangkol fingerboard.

Other features include a Fishman Sonitone preamp system, chrome die-cast tuners, ovangkol bridge, bone nut and saddle and Natural Satin finish.

Best of all, the small bass comes with a small price tag, at just $345.

For more information, head to Orangewood Guitars.

Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.