Welcome to The Silk Mill Recording Studios

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.

Take a look around

The Neve Tracking Room

Neve VR Recording Studio

Our 30m2 tracking room hosts a pristine Neve VR36 console with Flying Faders, ATC monitors, Prism ADA-8XR’s converters and a stunning rack of world class outboard.

The Live Rooms

Live Room

At 55m2, our beautiful oak floored live room and adjoining iso-booth comfortably accommodates up to 11 piece bands, with excellent lines of sight to the control room.

The SSL 4000 G+ Mix Room

SSL 4000 G+ Mix Room UK

Our 17m2 mix room features a classic SSL 4000 G+ console with ATC monitoring, Pro Tools HDX2, a world class selection of outboard and a dedicated overdub booth.

Music Video Production at The Silk Mill

We offer a variety of music video production services, from live session promo videos to full concert DVD production.
Read more about our music video production services here and check out our Live In Session series here.

The Silk Mill Recording Studios, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire. Tel: +44 (0) 1782 383 543. Only 1 hour from Manchester, Birmingham & Liverpool, 2 hours from London. Neve Recording Studio, SSL Mixing Studio. Copyright © 2017 - All Rights Reserved