What Studio is the home
of Producer Stephen Cole.

WhatStudio will work together with you to craft a sound and vision, with the desired intent and confident agency


Based in a stunning neo-classical church in Liverpool, UK. WhatStudio manager Stephen has over 20 years of international experience as a performer, writer, recording engineer, mixer and producer, and is very keen to understand your project… He is writing in the third person.

“Stephen is an intuitive, highly communicative mixer, able to effectively translate suggestions, creative ideas and vague descriptions into professional, characterful recordings. Both “Mallet Guitars One” and “Mallet Guitars Two” received significant critical acclaim from the likes of The Wire (shortlisted for “Best avant-rock”), Pitchfork, The Quietus and airplay on the BBC.”
Ben Duvall, Ex Easter Island Head. / Recorded Mixed and Mastered at What Studio