Watch the Fusion Funk G7: 2 online guitar lesson by Carl Verheyen from S.W.A.T. Sessions: Jazz Rock

Starting with a melodic statement in major pentatonic and Mixolydian, I move into a diminished tonal center a half step up from the root. This gives me the following tensions: flat 9, #9, 3rd, b5, 5th, 13th, and root.