Thomann's Cool Online Guides

Here's a list of our current Online Guides. Each one extends over several pages and explains a specific product area in simple terms with the aid of pictures and diagrams, covering their history, use, and different types. Some documents cover complete setups, and others specific techniques of use. If you’re unsure of how to go about choosing the right product for you, or you just want to know more about any of these topics, read on!

Recording  choirs

Recording choirs

Recording choir music is always a challenge, even though it might not seem to be at first.

Recording Wind Instruments

Recording Wind Instruments

Unfortunately, choosing a simple dynamic mic is just the beginning.

Radio Mics

Radio Mics

Radio Mics are designed to give the musician the freedom to move about the stage unhindered.

Large Diaphragm Microphones

Large Diaphragm Microphones

They pick up any sound! In this guide, we have tracked down the most popular condenser microphones for you.

Stage Vocal Mics

Stage Vocal Mics

There are many vocal microphones that are suitable for stage use, from the cheapest dynamic to the most expensive condenser.

Drum Mics

Drum Mics

Miking up and recording a drum kit is a fairly complicated procedure, and this can apply equally to choosing the right mics for the job.

Dynamic Microphones

Dynamic Microphones

Dynamic microphones are the basic tools of live sound and play an important role in every recording studio.

Small Diaphragm Mics

Small Diaphragm Mics

Read on and learn all you should know about small diaphragm mics

Recording E-Guitars

Recording E-Guitars

Our aim is to explain the basic process of recording the electric guitar!

Recording Acoustic Guitars

Recording Acoustic Guitars

The acoustic guitar is one of the most frequently recorded instruments in the studio, but it is often recorded poorly.

Cello

Cello

Learning to play an instrument is a long, but immensely rewarding journey, and this guide has been designed to help at the start of that journey.

Reporter Mics

Reporter Mics

There are many types of reporting, interviewing and other broadcasts. Each bring their own audio challenges, and each have their own solutions.

Double Basses

Double Basses

This guide aims to help complete beginners and existing double bass students (and their parents).

Violas

Violas

Learning to play an Viola is a long, but rewarding journey, and this guide has been designed to help at the start.

Harmonicas

Harmonicas

Welcome to our Online Advisor for Harmonicas.

Ribbon Microphones

Ribbon Microphones

Ribbon microphones sound full, rich, and smooth. Seasoned engineers love their unique sound.

Headphones

Headphones

Headphones are basics for any studio or DJ. But not all headphones are created equal.

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Rode Wireless GO; Digital Wireless Microphone System; ultra-compact and lightweight set of transmitter and receiver; series III 2.4 GHz digital transmission; clip-on transmitter TX with built-in microphone (omni capsule); maximum SPL: 100 dB; Frequency Range: 50 Hz – 20 kHz...

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Mooer GE 300

Multi-Effects Processor Integrated ToneCapture function with 4 modes (Amp / Stomp / Guitar / Cab) to capture the sound of your favourite gear, 108 High quality amp simulations, 43 IR (Impulse Response) speaker cab simulations, Support for additional Impulse...

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Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6 MK2

6-Channel Audio Interface 24-Bit / 192 kHz, 2 Mic/Line/Instrument Combo Inputs: XLR/jack 6.3 mm, 2 Line inputs: 6.3 mm Jack, 4 Line outputs: 6.3 mm Jack DC-coupled, S/PDIF input coaxial, MIDI input and output, 2 Stereo headphone outputs: 6.3...

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TC Electronic Polytune 3 Noir

Tuner for Electric Guitar Polyphonic tuner and buffer, Bonafide buffering gets the sound through long cable runs and multiple effects, Polyphonic tuning makes it possible to tune all the strings simultaneously, Fast chromatic tuner with 0.5 cent accuracy, Precise...

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K&M 21427

K&M 21427, professional carrying case for 6 microphone stands, includes castors for easy and comfortable transport, case made of extremely durable 1680D nylon fabric, all seams hand-stitched in high quality, padded carrying handles and a durable zipper, castors included, dimensions:...

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RCF Art 312 MK III

Passive Full-Range Speaker Rated power: 300 watts (RMS), Equipped with: 12" Woofer and 1" driver with 1.5" Mylar diaphragm, Impedance: 8 ohms, Maximum level: 127 dB, Dispertion pattern: 90° x 60°, Input and output: Speaker Twist, Plastic housing, 4...

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iZotope Neutron 3 Standard Crossgrade (ESD); channelstrip plugin; crossgrade valid for each registered iZotope product (except DDLY, Moebius and all free plugins); Visual Mixer and Relay display the entire sound stage of the mix and allow to control individual tracks;...

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ADJ Contour

ADJ Contour; LED mirror ball effect; multi-colored beams crisscross back and forth at different speeds similar to a classic "fan style" effect; 36 lenses that project multi-colored beams of light from 27x 1.5W RGB LEDs; 15 built-in lightshows; controlled by...

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Magma DJ Controller Case Prime 4

Magma DJ Controller Case Prime 4, flight case suitable for Denon Prime 4, Heavy duty construction of 9 mm vinyl laminated plywood, Solid aluminum profiles and spring loaded latches, Secure stacking due to stackable ball corners, Full padded interior keeps...

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Jazzlab saXholder PRO

Saxophone holder For Baritone, Tenor, Alto, and Soprano saxophones, Transfers the weight evenly across both shoulders, No load on the cervical vertebrae, Can be adjusted quickly with one hand, Space-saving: Smaller than a sheet of paper when folded, Comfortable...

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Fender CLSC SRS Mustang/Duo Case

Guitar Case Hardshell case for Fender Mustang/Duo Sonic models, Lining on the inside: Red plush, Vinyl wrapped steel core carry handle, Large storage compartment with lid, Steel draw latches, 1 Locking latch with key set, Internal dimensions: 100.33 cm...

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iZotope Music Production Suite 2.1 CG2

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