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October 18, 2002
(This post is from my old, old, super old site. My views have changed over the years, hopefully my writing has improved, and there is now more than a handful of folks reading my site. Enjoy.)

This is cool, I'm having another "clear" day. Every once and a while when listening to either SRV or Jimi, I can hear every note they play with a clarity that I don't usually get. It's the same song I heard yesterday, or the day before... it's just heard under a microscope where it doesn't matter how fast they play, or how many notes they bend together- I can hear each and every one and seperate what they are doing, and almost see how they are doing it.

It doesn't happen that often, and I wonder how it happens sometimes. I imagine I have to be in just the right mood. I guess I get that from being a guitar player, and I'd be interested to hear if any other guitar players have this happen also... I know it didn't happen at all before I started playing, and it probably didn't happen up until a couple of years ago.. (so I'd been playing 5+ years at that point..)