Deven (Street Articles Author)

What's up everybody? I'm Deven, I live in the beautiful but kinda boring state of Vermont. I love playing as well as teaching guitar and also run a guitar website so, logically, I'm gonna be writing to you about it! Snowboarding is also a huge passion of mine, however, so don't be surprised to see a change up here and there.. I love meeting new people so please feel free to leave me something, I'll get back to ya. :)

Jamplay Review: Rip Off Or Goldmine?
Private guitar lessons can cost you thousands of dollars each year. In today's tech savvy world, online guitar lessons have become a powerful alternative to private ones. Since 2006 Jamplay has offered online guitar lessons at a reasonable cost. Is a membership really worth it, though? 1. Jamplay's Learning System…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jan 25, 2014  
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The Best Online Guitar Lessons for Beginners
Youtube lessons can only get you so far when learning guitar. Private lessons may be too expensive, but did you know there are many online resources for beginning guitar players to use? There are actually dozens if not hundreds of them. What will the best online guitar lessons offer a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jan 13, 2014  
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Quit Your Day Job With Online Career Programs
According to a recent study by Forbes the average person will change their job once every 4 years. This means the average Joe will work around 20 jobs in his lifetime. Of those 20 jobs how many do you think he actually liked? How many jobs have you had so…
By:  in  Self Improvement  >  Motivation   Dec 04, 2013  
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Finger Exercises for Guitar You Need to Know
Are you ready to stop struggling and start progressing with your guitar playing? Today I want to share with you a tool I believe to be invaluable to every guitarist. This article explains finger exercises for guitar that increase the speed in which you build dexterity dramatically. They will improve…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Oct 18, 2013  
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3 Awesome Benefits Of Learning Blues Guitar
Jimi Hendrix was once quoted, "See, that's nothing but blues, that's all I'm singin about. It's today's blues." For decades now blues has been a huge outlet for musicians to let out raw emotion on any topic that hits home for them. Love, money, work, politics, it's all blues baby.…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Sep 10, 2013  
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Start Playing Guitar: The 4 Ways to Start Playing Guitar
With blogs, websites, DVDs, memberships, private lessons, forums- it's enough to make your head spin sometimes. Playing guitar has been around for thousands of years and because of that a LOT of people know about and how to teach someone how to play it. This makes your task, as a…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jun 10, 2013  
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B Chord: Guitar Players Mastery Lesson
Many guitar players avoid learning the b chord. In my last lesson I taught you the 7 essential guitar chords you must learn as a beginner. I intentionally left the b chord off of that list because I didn't want you to give up on learning guitar. Many guitar players…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Mar 08, 2013  
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Easy Guitar Chords for Learning Guitar
Playing guitar is becoming a very popular hobby among many people. This is no surprise, guitar is a lot of fun! Unfortunately, it’s also pretty difficult to learn; which is not so much fun. In fact, sometimes it genuinely sucks. We don’t like that mentality though. In this article I…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Feb 11, 2013  
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The Best Type Of Guitar Wood for Beautiful Tone
Have you been unhappy with your guitar tone lately? Or maybe you like it, but wish you had just a little more sustain. Experienced guitarists know that the type of guitar wood used for your guitar is a critical ingredient in molding the instruments tone. Having the right type of…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Instruction   Jan 02, 2013  
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New Jimi Hendrix Album Announced for 2013
This past Monday, November 26 marked the 70th birthday of guitar legend Jimi Hendrix. We all know and love Hendrix. His music inspired millions and reached the hearts and minds of many. His lyrics, though often about peace and love also inspired the listener to think, question society. On Monday…
By:  in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music Industry   Dec 09, 2012  
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