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Cattle in the Cane bass tabs

  • Tablatures



    Cattle in the Cane is an old time fiddle tune that Tony Rice popularized within the Bluegrass community. This arrangement shows you how to play some tasty walking bass licks between chords.

  • Solo


    Here's the melody for Cattle in the Cane. There's a bunch of licks to switch out as well so after you learn the melody, try some out and create your own solo!


More about Cattle in the Cane

We prepared these Cattle in the Cane bass tabs so you can learn how to play backup and melody of this song. Once you feel comfortable with the basic arrangement, switch out the licks to discover different ways to walk between chords.

Tunefox’s practice tools help you with improving your speed and encourage you to learn with your ears so you never get lost in a jam session. Select the "Memory-Train" feature to hide some notes over each loop. Click on measures to isolate them and loop for practice. "Speed-Up" tool will gradually increase the bmp value so you can start slow and gather speed over time to build your technique.

Practice with an entire band using Tunefox backing tracks. You can change the volume of a bass, band or metronome according to your needs.

Are you looking for new ways of playing the Cattle in the Cane? Try clicking on the "Original Measure" text above the measure and switch out to explore and discover new ways to play the song. We prepared different styles for most of the measures and you can also shuffle all licks to get a completely new arrangement of the song.

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