Interior of Bar Bohemien in Brooklyn, NY, showing custom 9 1/2' tall line array and ceiling pendants, built by Gowanus Audio
WHAT WE DO
Want to build your own gear?
Why? Because building it yourself is fun - and with us you learn real skills building something that is a bargain compared what you could buy retail.
Live and Zoom classes available (with all tools and supplies included).
Projects are designed to be the right mix of performance, looks, and ease of assembly.
This is the place to start.
BARS + RETAIL
Custom sound system design and fabrication.
Custom sound systems designed for spaces - and we can do just about anything.
Bespoke builds combining audio, fine woodworking, and custom fabrication - make it look as good as it sounds.
Full wood and metal fabrication capabilities, CNC, and more.
Read about our implementation at Bohemien Bar and talk to us about your space.
Bring the music to the foreground.
CUSTOM + PRODUCTS
Audio equipment and accessories,
locally designed and built.
Custom speaker builds
Modular synth racks
Passionate about craftsmanship + materials.
Full Catalog Coming Soon.
What do you need? Get in touch.
A solitary hobby no more.
Looking for like-minded audio folks?
Folks who actually want to hear about your new speakers? Latest amp? Or rare pressing? Or DAC upgrade?
Join us! It's not about certain brands or the price tag, it's about getting excited about hearing it.
Our nomadic band of enthusiasts meets up* once a month or so around the city to hear great gear and nerd out, with some drinks and snacks.
All are welcome.
More info on the Meetups page.
*in-person meetups are currently on hold, but we'll be back at it soon.
Come by, or get in touch to host.
You're into building this stuff too!?
In a city of 8+ million, there has to be a few of us, right?
We like to meet regularly and nerd out about what we're working on. Or plan to work on. Or may want to try.
Share ideas, knowledge, and tips. Show off your projects. Coordinate group buys for parts, etc.
It's a friendly bunch.
Check out diyaudio.nyc for more info.
Come to a meetup. All are welcome.
GET IN TOUCH
For custom inquiries, class questions, joining a meetup, general audio nerdery, or just to say 'hey', we're easy to find and here to help
Or chat live with the button on the right.
ABOUT GOWANUS AUDIO
Gowanus Audio wants you to get excited about listening to music.
Whether by building your own gear with our classes and kits, using our full-service design/build services for your bar or retail sound system, or joining one of our regular hangs to hear some incredible equipment and nerd out, it’s the listening experience that matters.