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The motion is a lot like strumming a chord

Notice the circular motion of your right hand.  This is what people always say is “like buttering toast.”  If you make it more minute, it’s going to be a bit more like turning a key in a door, or even…

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Maybe science is holding you back

I have a hypothesis that there are a few global tempos that everyone feels more accurately than others, perhaps due to the nature of old school metronomes not providing such precision as digital metronomes, and up until the 80s or…

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When you shred, go to your happy place

I try to find a musical happy place, something that I know I can play at higher speed cold, with no warm up.  I go there, and then I switch back to whatever exercise or guitar solo I was trying

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