Watch the Funky Evasion online guitar lesson by Robben Ford from Rhythm Revolution: Vamps & Jams
This vamp only contains one chord, which can present a series of challenges when trying to keep it sounding fresh. On a vamp like this, I like to stay out of the way, since there's usually something more interesting happening on top. Someone could be singing or soloing, it's not necessarily just the guitar, bass, and drums. Let's look at some of the chord voicings and ways to play while staying out of the way that will help you get through this vamp.