(Not so) Standard Stories #02 June 2018

In the early 70's, Australian composer Sven Libaek wrote the music for Ron & Val Taylor's oceanographic TV series, Inner Space (narrated...



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Terry Edwards album goes live! June 2018

Our brand new release ESL235 Street Life is out today and accessible from our music player. Multi-instrumentalist, Terry Edwards (who you may have s...



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(Not so) Standard Stories – Looking back through time May 2018

We're starting a new series of posts for our 50th anniversary entitled "(Not so) Standard Stories" to uncover some of the lost stories...



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National Be Nice to Nettles Week! May 2018

Check out our playlist of classic and contemporary "stings" hand-picked from the library:



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Brian Eno announces 6-part ‘Music For Installations’ box set May 2018

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Birthday playlist for Marco Pirroni April 2018

Happy birthday to talented guitarist and Standard Music Library composer Marco Pirroni! Most widey known as the guitarist for Adam and the Ants, he ...



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