VIDEO: Essentials guitar lesson - Staccato Rhythm Playing (TG235)
Develop your rhythm playing in loads of different styles with one simple fret-hand technique
Pick up Total Guitar issue 235 (on sale 26 November to 23 December) for the accompanying tab and explanation.
Clash-style punk riff
Arctic Monkeys-style indie riff
Reggae skank riff
Tutor: Chris Bird
Videographer: Martin Holmes