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  • Oct 12, 2018       

    "It’s Never Too Late" - Americana Rhythm Music Magazine Interview

    Beaver Creek, CO resident Jim Stanard grew up listening to, loving, and absorbing the music of all the greats. He grew up in an era when he could watch first hand entertainers like Tom Rush, Doc Watson, Bruce Springsteen, hanging out at the legendary Main Point Coffeehouse in Bryn Mawr, PA. He even ...

  • Sep 29, 2018       

    Jim Stanard Live Event at The Elixir Tea House in Sarasota, Florida

    The story of singer-songwriter Jim Stanard began much the same as those of his folk contemporaries - he grew up listening to, loving, and absorbing the music of the greats. Having started playing guitar as a teenager, Jim brings a lifetime of experiences to his music and will be performing many self...

  • Sep 28, 2018       

    CD Baby Review: Best Independent Album of 2018 thus far!!!!

    Jim Stanard is NOT your standard run-of-the-mill singer/songwriter. He recently retired from his job as a prominent leader in the finance and insurance world. As such, he is now honing his craft as performer. His new CD, entitled BUCKET LIST (Manatee Records) is an inspiring collection of songs. He ...

  • Sep 04, 2018       

    "It's All Turtles" aired on Dr. Demento Show

    Jim Stanard's song "It's All Turtles" from his new CD BUCKET LIST was aired on July 14, 2018 on the legendary Dr. Demento Show. The Dr. Demento Show is online at http://drdemento.com/online.html?i=DDS1828

    Demento's weekly show went into national syndication in a two-hou...

  • Aug 03, 2018       

    Bucket List CD Review by Making A Scene

    Even relatively late in life, it’s not too late to make a singer-songwriter record, no matter what the walk of life. Take Jim Stanard, for example. He sounds as if he’s a contemporary of this writer and the two Richards you seen so prominently on this site. Stanard grew up during the golden ag...

  • Jul 20, 2018       

    Roots Music Report Review of Bucket List

    Jim Stanard’s profoundly plainspoken vocals and sentiments address issues both highly personal (“She Wants Him To Change”, “Sparks, Nevada”, “Bucket List”) and grand in scope (“Dogs Of War”), reliably delivering appropriate emotional punch. He spells these moments with sly, wry hum...

  • Jun 26, 2018       

    New Video: Dogs Of War from Jim Stanard's Album BUCKET LIST

    Drawing from a well of influences that includes such diverse artists as Warren Zevon, The Who, David Bromberg and Robert Earl Keen, Jim Stanard gets inside the head of a soldier for his song “Dogs of War" from his new album, Bucket List. ​

    Get your BUCKET LIST and receive two ins...

  • Jun 01, 2018       

    Jim Stanard’s BUCKET LIST is Out Now on Manatee Records

    June 1, 2018 (NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE) — Once a powerful leader in the world of finance and insurance, a now-retired Jim Stanard is taking on a new role as a singer / songwriter, fulfilling a dream that has burned for more than four decades. Stanard’s BUCKET LIST is out today on Manatee Records.

  • May 20, 2018       

    New Video: LAW OF LOVE from Jim Stanard's BUCKET LIST

    The new video LAW OF LOVE is now streaming world wide.

    Life is short... Get Your BUCKET LIST Now!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/2L6Xm8i
    Amazon: https://amzn.to/2KzXf4g
    Tinman: https://bit.ly/2Kv9KOg...

  • May 18, 2018       

    New Video: IT'S ALL TURTLES - Jim Stanard's BUCKET LIST

    The new video IT'S ALL TURTLES is now streaming world wide.

    It's the law of life... Get Your BUCKET LIST Now!

    iTunes: https://apple.co/2L6Xm8i
    Amazon: https://amzn.to/2KzXf4g
    Tinman: https://bit.ly/2Kv9KOg...

  • May 10, 2018       

    Press Release: Jim Stanard's Bucket List

    NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE -- Once a powerful leader in the world of finance and insurance, a nowretired Jim Stanard is taking on a new role as a singer / songwriter, fulfilling a dream that has burned for more than four decades. Stanard's Bucket List is set for release on Manatee Records on June 1....

  • May 09, 2018       

    Jim Stanard's BUCKET LIST is now available for pre order online

    Jim Stanard's Bucket List is set for release on Manatee Records on June 1 and is now available for pre order on iTunes and Tinman Merchandising.

    On 11 original songs, Stanard lends an authentic voice behind the wisdom of someone who has lived a life trying to learn from his mista...

  • Feb 07, 2018       

    Ocean Way Studios

    Jim Stanard recorded his new album BUCKET LIST at Ocean Way Studios and VBI CLassic Studios in Nashville, Tennessee. Ocean Way's state of the art and vintage recording equipment lends itself to a highly professional sound made possibly by veteran engineers and studio musicians.

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  • Feb 05, 2018       

    Fun In The Studio!

    The crew and musicians at Ocean Way Studios in Nashville took a break from a long tracking session and went into fun mode. Among the "fun guys" are Jim Stanard and Kip Winger.

    Jim Stanard recorded his debut album BUCKET LIST in studio A filled with state of the art and precious vintag...