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 […]

GIK Acoustics Exhibits at Capital Audiofest

capital audio fest

GIK Acoustics exhibited at this year’s Capital AudioFest  July 25 – 27, 2014, at the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel in downtown Silver Spring, MD. We displayed a variety of our products in several exhibitor rooms and company president Glenn Kuras was on hand to offer room setup advice.   We had a great time and met some […]

GIK Acoustics Exhibits at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach

GIK Acoustics made our first appearance at the The Home Entertainment Show in Newport Beach, CA, May 30 – June 1, 2014.  Company President Glenn Kuras and Marketing Director Shelly Williams met & mingled with clients and displayed examples of our ArtPanels, Soffit Bass Traps, Q7d Diffusors and our new 4″ FreeStand Acoustic Panel. T.H.E. Show was a tremendous success and […]

The GIK Acoustics Difference

GIK Acoustics - Solutions. Innovations. Quality.

There’s a difference between a GIK Acoustics product and all others on the market. The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office issued utility patent US 9,091,060 for GIK’s unique, proprietary design of its acoustic absorbers. The patent covers the design and construction of GIK Acoustics’ 242 Acoustic Panels, 244 Bass Traps with FlexRange Technology, and Monster Bass […]

Mounting Bass Traps in Corners

Placing Bass Traps in Upper and Lower Corners (There Are More Corners Than You Think) A rectangular room has 12 corners: where walls meet the ceiling (4), where walls meet the floor (4) and the corners where wall-to-wall meet (4). It’s recommended to start treating the wall-to-wall corners first, but when you consider all available […]

Introducing FreeStand Acoustic Panel©

GIK Acoustics announced the introduction of the FreeStand Acoustic Panel© – a new movable, lightweight absorption panel. The FreeStand Acoustic Panel© is a gobo – a movable acoustic panel – and is ideal for any room where wall mounted panels cannot be used or for rooms with multiple purposes.  For listening rooms, control rooms and home theaters, the FreeStand© is a stylish […]

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, […]

Cedric Gervais

Cedric Gervias home studio with GIK Acoustics bass traps and acoustic panels

On January 26, 2014, Cedric Gervais, one of the most sought after House DJs & Electronic Music Producers in the world, won a Grammy Award for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical for his remix of Lana Del Ray’s “Summertime Sadness.”  GIK Acoustics is proud to call Cedric Gervais a client.  Here is a clip from the pre-telecast […]

GIK Acoustics Celebrates 10 Years

RINGING IN THE NEW YEAR! 2014 MARKS THE COMPANY’S TENTH YEAR IN BUSINESS ATLANTA, GA (January 14, 2014) – GIK Acoustics, a leading manufacturer and seller of top-quality absorption and diffusion products, announced that 2014 is the company’s 10th year in business. Glenn Kuras started GIK Acoustics in Atlanta, GA, in 2004. As a musician, […]

Acoustic Panel or Bass Trap Ceiling Mounting

acoustic panel cloud mounting brackets

It’s recommended to place acoustic panels on the ceiling to reduce floor-to-ceiling slap echo, height modes, SBIR and reflections.  For more on taming early reflection points, view our video HERE. Methods for acoustic panel or bass trap ceiling mounting Recommended Method: To obtain a perfect 4″ air gap, use the GIK Acoustics Cloud Mounting Brackets©.  These […]