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Eric Johnson shares his secret to adding personality to your guitar playing

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Eric Johnson's latest charity mini lesson might be just over three minutes long but it covers one of the most vital elements of any guitarist's playing; personality.

The expression a player can add to their fretting through their own vibrato and string stretching is integral to their sense of feel. So this one is essential viewing.

Johnson has previously filmed two other mini guitar lessons (opens in new tab) so far and is asking for players to donate to their local food banks in return. 

Rob Laing
Guitars Editor, MusicRadar

I'm the Guitars Editor for MusicRadar, handling news, reviews, features, tuition, advice for the strings side of the site and everything in between. Before MusicRadar I worked on guitar magazines for 15 years, including Editor of Total Guitar. I've currently set aside any pipe dreams of getting anywhere with my own songs and I am enjoying playing covers in function bands.