Cracking the Code
Across three seasons, and more than five hours of in-depth historical and mechanical analysis, the puzzle of plectrum dominance is expounded, unraveled, and finally mastered.
Cracking the Code is Back!
Three years and a few thousand hours of carpal tunnel-inducing work later, a great idea has become something even greater: Cracking the Code, the series.
Behind The Scenes: Centipede Sneak Peek
Retro gaming meets rock in this sneak peak of an upcoming behind-the-scenes look at our audio production process.
A Long Time Ago in a Galaxy Far, Far Away
From research project to web series — find out how we got here. (Part 1 of 3)
You'll believe a hand can fly.
Cracking the Code is a groundbreaking documentary series that explores the puzzle of virtuoso guitar picking. The show’s three seasons chart thousands of hours of research, across nearly three decades, in pursuit of an elusive formula for plectrum dominion. Melding archival footage, in-depth interviews, painstakingly crafted animation, and custom soundtrack, it’s a pop-science investigation of an age-old mystery: Why are some players seemingly super-powered?Read More
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