This is one way I like to use the diminished scale:
Take plain sounds and add one or two other notes from the diminished scale.
You decide which notes...
Mike Outram is a guitarist, improviser and composer. He has toured and recorded with Carleen Anderson, Tim Garland, Theo Travis, Steven Wilson, Nikki Iles, and Laura Rossi. He is Guitar Professor at The Royal Academy, Trinity Laban & The Guildhall, London; and leads an online community of over 500 guitarists who study jazz guitar & improvisation at ElectricCampfire.com