Hello and welcome to The Silk Mill, a fantastic recording studio complex based in Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire. Offering an outstanding collection of world class equipment at extremely affordable rates, The Silk Mill is the perfect choice for top producers and artists through to unsigned talent alike.
Studio 1 is based around a beautiful Neve VR analogue recording console. The 30m2 tracking control room features ATC monitoring, Prism converters, Pro Tools HD and a large collection of classic outboard, microphones and instruments. The 55m2 live room space can comfortably accommodate sessions with up to 11 musicians.
Studio 2 is our dedicated mix room, centered around a classic SSL 4048G+ console, with ATC monitoring, Pro Tools HDX2 and another fantastic collection of classic outboard and effects.
Studio 3 is a small editing and production suite featuring ATC monitoring, Pro Tools Native, Prism converters, an Avid control surface and large selection of plugins.
Silk Mill Recording Studios is centrally located and easily accessible from junctions 14 & 15 of the M6 motorway, only 1 hour from Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham. Stoke on Trent train station is a 5 minute drive away, with direct trains from London only 2 hours away. Inexpensive local accommodation, restaurants and nightlife are available within 2 minutes walk.
An in-house video production service is also available, ideal for filming live sessions and acoustic sets, interviews, or for documenting studio sessions for social media promo.