Compelling video of Gladwell using Fleetwood Mac and the Beatles, amongst others, to illustrate how great art/creativity doesn't just happen overnight - it takes time, experimentation and PRACTICE to “rediscover the true roots of creativity and innovation.”
Devoting time and energy to your craft.
Ive not read 'Outliers' but I'm guessing this story also appears in the book.
I wish I could embed the clip but theres no code.
Take a few mins out to check this.
Malcolm Gladwell at the AIGA Design Conference October 2008