Watch the Swing Rhythm Guitar online guitar lesson by Brad Carlton from Groove Builder
This track will involve more harmonic development as well as rhythmic freedom. Layering of rhythms is an integral part of fusion funk as well as Latin and jazz styles.
This type of rhythm playing is often more challenging than soloing. While you have a lot of freedom, it's easy to get carried away and muck up the groove. You have to know where you are at all times; develop your ears!