life can be hard working as a recording studio in this day and age with the advent of home recording every musician can produce there own records at home for very little money.
this has had a knock on effect for smaller commercial studios due to to the fact independent record labels now want to spend at little at possible on bands recording budgets
so as a result many small studios have had to find new ways of gaining income
neil owner of parlor studios kettering runs experience days this is where students can come in to the studio and spend a day with a pro engineer and learn recording techniques from him
neil also benefited from having rehearsal rooms built in to the studio complex.