Here is a link to the recording I told you about in the video.
From 1968, the Blue Condition, Coming Home. That thundering drum beat would be me. Today, this cut is recognized as one of the top 100 "Garage Bands of the 60's" hits.
And my first blog post ever, from May, 2005.
So you can easily see, that going from starting to do something new, that you've never done before, to doing it well always starts in one place - you have to be willing to suck when you first start out on the new path.