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Billy in the Lowground bass tabs

  • Tablatures



    Here's a tasteful version of the melody to Billy in the Lowground. For some ideas on improvising over this tune, click the "Shuffle Licks" button.

  • Backup


    Get started learning the backup to Billy in the Lowground with this arrangement. Once you get it down, switch out the licks to learn how to ‘walk’ between chords.


More about Billy in the Lowground

Choose from 2 different versions of Billy in the Lowground for bluegrass bass. The solo arrangement of this song will teach you a melody. Learn Billy in the Lowground backup bass tab if you want to focus on how to play with a band and don’t forget to change licks to discover more ideas for improvisation.

Use Tunefox’s unique practice tools to get off the tab faster so you can jam with others sooner. The “Speed-Up” tool will incrementally increase the tempo of the selected measures or of the entire song. The “Memory-Train” feature helps you to liberate yourself from the tab. This practice tool will make the notes in the song gradually disappear, helping you to become a more independent and versatile player at the jam sessions. Click on measures to isolate and loop them for practice.

Tunefox's backing tracks are a great way to practice Billy in the Lowground with a real-sounding band. Use the Settings menu to change the volume of the bass, band or metronome to your liking.

Are you tired of playing the same patterns over and over? We prepared different ways to play most of the measures so you can spice things up. We call these variations "licks" and you can change these by clicking on the "Original Measure" text above the measure. Shuffle all of the licks in the Billy in the Lowground to get a completely new version of the song.

Members can export their arrangements into PDF, allowing them to print and bring them to their next jam session.