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Western North Carolina Recording Studio

Purple Ridge Recording Studio is a large one-room recording studio, nestled in Western North Carolina, designed by Thomas Jouanjean of Northward Acoustics, which houses both the live room and the control room.  Thomas’ Front-To-Back (FTB) design is one of the most advanced available today, and his impeccable track record and work standards allow him to guarantee results on his builds.

The room is available for recording, mixing, and rehearsing.
Hours by appointment only.

Our Recording Studio Story

Purple Ridge is a Northward Acoustics designed recording studio tucked away in the beautiful mountains
of western North Carolina. It is located west of Asheville’s Biltmore House and east of Harrah’s Cherokee

Our Recording Studio Team

Mark (owner) at a Western North Carolina Recording Studio playing the guitar

Mark Pinkston


Joe (owner) playing guitar at a show

Joe Pinkston

Studio Manager & Producer

Recording Studio Equipment List






Musicians We Have Recorded


Marc Pruett at a Western North Carolina Recording Studio
WNC Recording Studio for drummers

Some of the artist we have helped include: Band Winkle, The Agony Scene, John Boecklin, Bryce Denton, Emily Nagle, Exciter Box, As Sick As Us, Amnesis, Mark-Dad and Banjer Boy, Marc Pruett, Anita Pruett, Mark Lewis, Chris Pruett, Billy Seals.