Category Archives: Videos

Make Better Recordings with the PIB (Portable Isolation Booth)

NOTE: This video involves some critical listening. Therefore, it is best viewed using quality speakers in a treated room. If that’s not possible, then use the best speakers or headphones you have available. Remember, great recordings are usually the culmination of many subtle things done right, which add up to a superior recording. Portable Isolation […]

Marc Gets a PIB (Portable Isolation Booth)

Portable Isolation Booth Vocal Booth review video Marc Mozart GIK Acoustics

Marc Mozart is a mix engineer, music producer and manager/mentor. He’s also a GIK Acoustics customer and friend. Marc is the author of the best-selling mixing eBook YOUR MIX SUCKS and MIX TEMPLE templates for all major DAWs. YOUR MIX SUCKS is THE complete methodology for the entire mixing process from preparation to delivery. The […]

PIB (Portable Isolation Booth) Used as Vocal Booth

The GIK Acoustics PIB (Portable Isolation Booth) effectively isolates a vocalist or sound source from a room which significantly improves the recording quality. One side of the PIB has a thin wooden face with stylish cutouts which improves absorption while providing some diffusion. The wood side is ideal for recording and tracking environments as it […]

The Basics of Room Acoustics and How to Set Up A Room

Alpha Series Acoustic Panels absorber diffusors by GIK Acoustics in Demo Room

COVERING THE BASICS In addition to displaying products at the HIGH END Show, GIK Acoustics-Europe General Manager, David Shevyn, presented a discussion on the importance of room treatments and the basics of room setup. Click here for more about our lectures on room setup and placing room treatments. About GIK Acoustics: Founded in Atlanta, GA, […]

GIK Acoustics in 30 Seconds

Founded in Atlanta, GA, in 2004, GIK Acoustics understands the importance of great sound. GIK Acoustics-U.S.A. and GIK Acoustics-Europe (based in Bradford, UK) manufacture and sell bass traps, acoustic panels and diffusors direct to customers around the world. Dollar for dollar, GIK Acoustics’ products absorb more sabins (sound) than any other product on the market. […]

Alpha Wood Series 4A Alpha Panel Product Video

This video provides product information for the GIK Acoustics 4A Alpha Panel. Descriptions of size, color options, placement and construction are presented. Many professional recording studios, control rooms, and listening rooms utilize diffusion in order to create an even coverage pattern within the listening space. Diffusion is often defined as the the scattering of sound […]

Alter Eden in Studio Before and After Treatment

Alter Eden is an alternative rock / metal band from the Midlands in the United Kingdom. Recently the band installed GIK Acoustics Monster Bass Traps, 244 Bass Traps, and 242 Acoustic Panels in their studio which they use for both recording and mixing. Said vocalist Nick Pilgrim, “we’ve put together a before and after recording […]

Ian Shepherd Builds Home Studio

Ian Shepherd is the founder of Production Advice and mastering engineer and owner of Mastering Media Ltd. He specialises in audio mastering and post-production, Blu-ray and DVD authoring. Ian is also the founder of Dynamic Range Day, an annual event raising awareness of the Loudness Wars. Over the last fifteen years he’s worked on literally […]

AES 2011 Interview with Glenn Kuras

In 2011, GIK Acoustics exhibited at the 131st AES Convention in New York City.  While we were there, Indie Ambassador interviewed GIK President Glenn Kuras. About AES For over 60 years, the AES has been the largest gathering of audio professionals and enthusiasts on the globe, attracting delegates from over 100 countries worldwide.  Workshops, tutorials, […]

GIK Acoustics Products in Home Theater

Andrew Robinson is an independent filmmaker, home theater writer and GIK Acoustics customer.  Below is his video which highlights the equipment in his very impressive home theater.  You will notice the GIK Acoustics Tri-Trap Corner Bass traps and Monster Bass Traps (with Scatter Plates) behind the speakers. You can also read Andrew’s review of the […]