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GIK Acoustics at AXPONA 2017

GIK Acoustics will be at AXPONA – Audio Expo North America – at the Westin O’Hare in Chicago from April 21 – 23, 2017. The three day experience features multiple hotel floors packed with listening rooms, exhibit floors, seminars, and live musical performances. GIK Acoustics display items are available for sale at a discount. See […]

Choosing Home Theater Audio with Acoustics in Mind

Premium Theater Sound: Choosing An Audio Format With Acoustics In Mind James Lindenschmidt When we acoustically treat a theater after it has already been built, we must adapt our treatment strategies to the theater as it exists already. Inevitably, this leads to compromises and sub-optimal performance. We can always get better results if we look […]

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 […]

GIK ACOUSTICS MAKES IMPACT WITH NEW IMPRESSION SERIES

ATLANTA, GA (January 11, 2017) – Leading acoustic treatment manufacturer GIK Acoustics is making a profound impact on room treatments with the launch of the Impression Series – a line of acoustic panels and bass traps with beautifully decorative plates that deliver a visual statement to enhance any room. The Impression Series panels are ideal […]

MIXING / LISTENING WITH HEADPHONES

by James Lindenschmidt Can’t I Just Mix With Headphones? Are all these expensive monitors and confusing acoustic treatments really necessary for audio engineers and producers? Why can’t I just mix on headphones? The short answer is, of course you can. Go for it. Oh, and check back here when you’re done. We’ll see you in […]

SNEAK PEEK: THE IMPRESSION SERIES Acoustic Panels Bass Traps

The future is here for balance & style in room acoustics! The Impression Series is ideal for creating an even balance of low end absorption without losing high frequency presence. The Impression Series features beautifully decorative, semi-reflective rigid plates attached to absorptive acoustic panels and bass traps. The rigid plate not only gives the panel […]

GIK Acoustics at 2017 NAMM Show

GIK Acoustics exhibited at the 2017 NAMM Show January 19 – 22, 2017 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. GIK Acoustics Booth 6288 between Halls A and B This was our second appearance at The NAMM Show where we not only met face to face with customers and clients; but we brought our […]

A Well-Balanced Audio Room Using GIK’s Patented Treatments

corner bass traps acoustic panel

Small Rooms, High Frequencies: A Well-Balanced Audio Room Using GIK’s Patented Treatments by James Lindenschmidt, GIK Acoustics Bass is the Base At GIK Acoustics, we spend a lot of time talking about bass traps. Since treating small rooms is our specialty, this is a good thing as bass frequencies present the biggest barriers to great […]

2016 Holiday Discounts – Black Friday thru Cyber Monday Specials

Black Friday is considered the greatest shopping day of the year; and Cyber Monday is thought to be the best online shopping day of the year. Because we like to do things big, we’re offering discounts starting on Black Friday and continuing until the end of Cyber Monday. Yep, that’s right… four full days of […]

Unpacking ETC: Time-domain measurements & early reflections

by James Lindenschmidt Using room testing software to analyze a listening room has become a common practice over the past decade, even for non-professionals. Testing is a very useful tool to understand why our rooms sound the way they do and gives us a lot of information on how to improve the sound we experience […]