Season 2, Episode 3 arrives!

Explore the ethereal genius of Eric Johnson

Happy New Year From Cracking the Code!

A collection of New Year's freebies for our viewers

The Magnet

The world's best camera mount for guitar players.

Season 2, Episode 2 Heats Up!

Yngwie's Volcanic Combination of Alternate Picking and Sweeping

Introducing: Masters in Mechanics Antigravity

A quantum leap in the understanding of picking technique

Masters in Mechanics

A fantastic voyage across the universe of guitar picking technique

Season 2 Goes Live!

Watch the premiere episode, "Get Down for the Upstroke" and learn more about the secrets of Yngwie's picking technique

Introducing: Cracking the Code Season 2

Learn more about Season 2 in this exciting overview

Down Around the World

An introduction to the universal power of downward pickslanting

Introducing:
The Code Archive

Unlocking an instructional and inspirational treasure trove

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Cracking the Code

Cracking the Code is a groundbreaking documentary series that explores the puzzle of virtuoso guitar picking.

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Masters in Mechanics

Masters in Mechanics is a monthly series of video seminars investigating the art and science of guitar technique.

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Introducing: the Masters in Mechanics Video Series

Masters in Mechanics Subscription Giveaway

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Cracking the Code is giving away — not one, not two, — but FIVE subscriptions to Masters in Mechanics. Masters in Mechanics already includes 12+ hours of video investigation, hundreds…

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Season 2, Episode 3 is Here!

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Cracking the Code, Season 2, Episode 3 is here! “Eric the Right” explores the ethereal soundscapes of Eric Johnson. We look at his unique interpretation of the downward pickslanting system,…

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Masters in Mechanics: Inside the Volcano Digital

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February’s Masters in Mechanics seminar is here! Inside the Volcano is the ultimate investigation of the Yngwie Malmsteen picking technique — and the ultimate introduction to downward pickslanting. In the…

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The DIY Magnet

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We wanted to update you on the Magnet and the Kickstarter campaign we ran at the end of last year. We didn’t reach our Kickstarter funding goal for the Magnet,…