Watch the Tough Funk in A online guitar lesson by Mike Zito from 30 Rootsy Acoustic Rhythms You MUST Know

Here we're sliding the barred G chord to an A barre chord with the 7 thrown in, then turning the pattern around with a 3 note hammer chord on the high E/B/G strings from the 7th fret to the 5th fret. Finally, I'm striking the octave A note on the 7th fret of the D string. This rhythm is funky!