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Room EQ Wizard Tutorial

Originally published April 7, 2012 Room EQ Wizard tutorial presented by GIK Acoustics. In this video we take you through downloading, installing, and using Room EQ Wizard. You will learn how to set up your microphone and calibrate your soundcard, as well as how to take a room test measurement. You will also learn how […]

Recording Magazine Looks at Room Treatment from GIK Acoustics

Recording Magazine‘s technical editor Paul A Vnuk sat down with our own John Dykstra to discuss some basics of room acoustics and how GIK Acoustics products are used at Moss Garden Music. Paul’s studio includes: 242 Acoustic Panel 244 Bass Trap with FlexRange Technology Monster Bass Trap with FlexRange Technology Gotham N23 Quadratic Diffusor 4″ […]

Adding Diffusion to Your Recordings

GIK Acoustics Drum Sessions recording with PolyFusor combination absorber diffusor panels

Using diffusion and absorption at the same time with GIK Acoustics’ Evolution PolyFusor and Alpha Series acoustic panels. Studio drummer Dylan Wissing (Alicia Keys, John Legend, Drake) of Indie Studio Drummer demonstrates the sonic changes in drum recordings by adding diffusion and absorption: GIK Acoustics’ Evolution PolyFusors and Alpha Series Panels. Hear the room without […]

Video Recap: NAMM Show Interviews 2018

What a weekend! We at GIK had the absolute pleasure of hosting our booth at the NAMM Show 2018 in Anaheim, California, alongside the most innovative contributors to the music industry and technology that are shaping the audio environment. We were lucky enough to be in the newly renovated technology hall and were able to […]

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

Portable Isolation Booth PIB

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 […]