VIDEO: Essentials guitar lesson: Fingerstyle Lead (TG246)
Look beyond those preconceptions of acoustic-toting bearded folkies and find out what fingerstyle guitar can bring to your electric technique
Thumbpicking and whammy bar
16th note lick
Tutor: Chris Bird
Videographer: Martin Holmes
Download Total Guitar issue 246 for the accompanying tab and explanation - available in the UK and, digitally, worldwide via Newsstand for iPad, iPhone & iPod touch and Zinio (http://www.zinio.com) from 1 October 2013.