Limited Offers for July 2017

It’s a summer celebration and for the month of July, we’re extending some very special offers. Envisioning fireworks overhead, we’re offering limited discounts on our Gotham Skyline Diffusor and Cloud Mounting Brackets. These discounts don’t come around often, so take advantage NOW. For the month of July, GIK Acoustics is offering a 15% discount on […]

GIK Acoustics Proudly Supports B-Side Project

B-SIDE PROJECT LAUNCHES 2017 ANNUAL GLOBAL REMIX CONTEST TO FIND EMERGING MUSIC TALENT Now in its seventh year, the respected competition continues to provide a cross-genre platform for new artists with a heavyweight industry judging panel… Registration for B-Side Project 2017 is officially open, marking the seventh consecutive year of the renowned, global remix contest. […]

Speaker Placement 201, Part Two: Using Subwoofers

In the previous article, we laid the foundation for good speaker placement by addressing imaging and soundstage concerns along with accurate bass response and combating SBIR issues. The previous article is good for people running full-range speakers. But if you have a subwoofer, or multiple subwoofers, it opens up a few possibilities for optimizing the […]

Speaker Placement 201: Part One

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

Speaker placement seems as much art as science. A lot of ink has been spilled covering the countless speaker placement strategies being used and favored in the audiophile and pro audio communities. As such, there is already an excellent selection of resources on GIK’s website about room setup and speaker placement, but this is an […]

Treating A Recording Room

Bass traps by GIK Acoustics in Lost ask studio

It’s true that most room design guidelines on the Internet – including those at GIKacoustics.com – are geared more toward listening rooms, home theaters, control rooms, or one-room studios than traditional “live rooms” or rooms in which live music performances are to be recorded. The main principles of treating a recording room, however, are not […]

GIK Acoustics Debuts Precision GOTHAM N23 5″ SKYLINE DIFFUSOR

Gotham N23 5 Inch Diffusor - GIK Acoustics

ATLANTA, GA (April 19, 2017) – Leading acoustic treatment manufacturer GIK Acoustics has launched a radiant new diffusor with the release of the Gotham N23 5” Skyline Diffusor – a precision-cut, 23-root, two-dimensional Quadratic Skyline Diffusor. Skyline Diffusors – more accurately called two-dimensional diffusors – have the advantage of scattering sound across two planes: horizontal […]

The Diffusion Dimension Download

Gotham N23 5 Inch Diffusor - GIK Acoustics

Given GIK Acoustics’ entry into the world of two-dimensional diffusion with the Gotham N23 5″ Quadratic Skyline Diffusor and the 2D Alpha Panels, it’s no wonder people have been asking about the differences between one-dimensional (1D) and two-dimensional (2D) diffusion. This article will build on the previous articles, Decoding Diffusion and A Well-Balanced Audio Room, […]

Learning To Listen: Acoustics & The Listening Experience

Whether you’re recording and producing music, setting up the perfect audiophile system, or putting together a state-of-the-art home theater, aren’t we all after the same thing? A satisfying listening experience? The audiophile understands this and in fact pursues it regularly and passionately making vivid listening experiences a central part of the audiophile life. And anyone who […]

Decoding Diffusion

Diffusion Confusion? Diffusion is an enigma. On one hand, it’s probably the most famous mode of acoustic treatment, what with those sexy skyline diffusors that are so memorable; but it is also probably the most misunderstood of all acoustic treatment options. In addition it’s easy to get overwhelmed with the myriad of options for adding diffusion […]

Remote Recording Studio Setup

A Studio Is A Place I was on my way to a remote recording gig recently, and I found myself marveling at how little gear I needed to bring with me. I was recording a singer/guitarist, and we planned to do all the songs live in one take with no overdubs. My favorite technique for […]