Owned and operated by Sam Ford (POND, Abbe May, The Silents), Tone City is a boutique recording studio located in Scarborough, WA.


Collecting over 15 years of experience in the music industry, Sam has collaborated on a varied list of successful projects - both as a producer and musician. The studio reflects this in its offering of state-of-the-art sound design, flawless acoustics and collection of vintage, modern and digital equipment. Tone City provides a complete, creative space for all artists wanting high-quality production in a relaxed and easy work environment.


The Studio.

Tone City is perfect for writing, production, recording, mixing and mastering. Featuring only the highest quality analog and digital gear. An inspiring selection of microphones, mic pres and outboard gear, acoustically tuned recording spaces and a flawless mixing room, make Tone city a premier studio.

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The Clients.

Pond, Abbe May, Gum, Total Giovanni, Peter Bibby, Hyla, San Cisco, The Spring Peaks, The Silents, Gunns, Sugar Army, The Spunloves, Kuzich, Kopano, Katy Steele, Birds of Tokyo, Ah Trees, Felicity Groom, Mosquito Coast, Ryan Beno, Duncan Saige, The Silent Sea, Hayley Beth, Bliss in Berlin, Midnight Goon, Iceage Sugar, Dead Currency, Drop Macumba, Wolves at the Door

...and you.