Best MIDI Keyboard Controller 2023

The 9 best MIDI keyboards in 2024

Are you looking for your next MIDI keyboard? In this post, I compare my 9 favorites and explain everything you need to consider when choosing.
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Condenser microphones in the studio

What is a condenser microphone? Explanation, uses, advantages and disadvantages

Condenser microphones are probably the most popular studio microphones for recording, and for good reason. Compared to dynamic microphones, they sound very balanced and rich in detail. In this article, you will learn all about this type of microphone.
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A vintage tube microphone in the studio

Tube microphones: history, legendary models and buying advice

Hardly any other type of microphone is as popular for recording vocals in the studio as the tube microphone - after all, they are regularly used by major artists in the studio. Today we take a closer look at tube microphones.
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The best drum sets and e-drums for kids

The 11 best drum sets and e-drums for kids

If a child wants to learn to play the drums, nothing should stand in the way, even at a young age - after all, there are many drums that have been specially developed for children. In this article, we present the ...
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A concert balalaika

Balalaika: History, Variations and Use

As probably the best-known Russian instrument, the balalaika has become a symbol of the musical creativity of Russian folk music. Today, we're getting to the bottom of the roots of the balalaika and looking at its history ...
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Instructions for setting up a drum kit

How to setup your drum set: beginner's guide (with photos)

Finding the perfect setup for your drums is a never-ending process that constantly changes depending on the equipment, requirements, room and performance. Here you will learn step by step how to set up your drums perfectly.
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Thomann Cyber Week - the best offers for studio, recording, instruments and software

Thomann Cyberweek: Save up to 60% on music equipment

One week before the actual Black Friday, Europe's largest music retailer Thomann is launching Cyberweek. This week there are great offers in all categories and discounts of up to 60%. We have the best deals ...
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Best Studio Monitors in 2023

Test: The 10 best studio monitors

Do you want to know what makes a good monitor for your studio and what you should look out for when buying one? Then read on to find out everything you need to know about the best studio monitors.
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Theremin Instrument: Explanation, History and Purchase Recommendation

Theremin: How it works, history and popular models

The Theremin is a very unusual instrument that amazes many people. Today we will talk about the history and function of this electrical marvel.
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The best electronic drumsets

The 11 best e-drums for beginners and professionals

The same thing happens to me time and time again: When someone asks me whether they should buy an acoustic or an electronic drum kit, I almost always recommend an electric drum kit. Then I listen to the next 10 minutes, ...
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Ribbon microphones: functionality, history and best models

Ribbon microphones: functionality, uses and popular models

Ribbon microphones were very popular in the 60s and 70s, but lost importance with the advent of inexpensive condenser microphones. In recent years, however, they have regained popularity and are now part of the basic equipment ...
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The best guitar amps for all budgets

The 20 best guitar amps: Our pick of the best combos and tops for every budget

There are now so many guitar amplifiers on the market that the choice can be very difficult, especially for beginners. Whether all-tube, transistor or digital - the choice of amplifiers has never been so large ...
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