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Will Stanley

Will Stanley 

"Will Stanley will be remembered long after Cole Porter is forgotten....

And not until!"


Songs Written By Me

All songs below 2003--2020 Will Stanley

Recordings by Will Stanley and "The Dogmatix"

Here's are 12 of my songs in the form of an album.  Click on the title to play an mp3 of the song.  Streaming of my songs is always free.  You can download any song you like by right clicking on it and choosing an option something like: "save link as." It will them be saved to your hard drive. Make sure you put it in a place where you can find it later...like the "Music" folder or the Desktop.

What We Need More Of

1. Cupid's Bow

2. Bonsai Man  my follow up to John Lennon's "Nowhere Man"

3. Love (What We Need More Of)

4. Count On Me

5. Addicted

6. My BS Detector's Working Overtime

7. Inside Of You

8.Magical Thinking -- Lyrics

When the statute of limitations is lifted on sexual abuse, the dynamic between a priest and his former victim changes dramatically.

9. Ride The Train  featured on NBT Records "Ride The Train Vol 16"

10. Time Wounds All Heels

11. On Sunday

12. No One Stays Together Anymore

more songs

This Month's song: The King Of Spin -- Lyrics -- chords

 Recent songs:  

Melancholy Mood -- Lyrics -- chords

The Queen Of Queens -- Lyrics -- chords

In honor of the passing of my father, Watson Woodrow Stanley, two songs from about 15 years ago:

A Chip Off The Old Block -- Lyrics

I've Become My Dad -- Lyrics

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"Magical Thinking" (live acoustic) on  Vimeo
Also available on YouTube
"Addicted" on Vimeo
Also available on YouTube
"Cupid's Bow": Entry into TinyDesk Concerts on NPR 2020
Also Available on YouTube

And check out my great radio station and it's incredibly diverse music