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From Dum Dum Girl to Kristin Kontrol: A Transformation

Los Angeles-Standard Sounds

Kristin Welchez, née Dee Dee of Dum Dum Girls, traces the inspirations that forged her new musical identity. 

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Chic Happens: Nile Rodgers on Being a Legend, Not a Star

New York-Standard Sounds

Mere blocks from where he grew up and began his musical journey, pop god Nile Rodgers sat down with Standard Culture to recount his disco days, hearing himself for the first time in a club, and the many sources of inspiration that have fueled his career. 

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The Sounds of Spring: A Standard Sounds Musical Journey

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From April through June, we're embarking on auditory exploration across three cities, and the wide world of Standard Sounds. 

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Songs from a Room: Seinabo Sey at The Standard, High Line

New York-Standard Sounds

Before taking the stage for our Fashion Week party at The Top of The Standard, the soulful Swedish siren Seinabo Sey transformed her rumbling, raucous "Easy" into a wistful ballad for our latest installment of Songs from a Room. 

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Standard Sounds Goes Searching for Hidden Gems

Standard Sounds

We’re asking our favorite music people to unearth one track that everyone’s been sleeping on. 

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Annie O Presents: The Sci-Fi Folk of Kelly Dance

New York-Standard Sounds

Before her first New York show at The Penthouse of The Standard, East Village on April 25th, Annie O connects with the Australian-born, Hong Kong-based Kelly Dance. 


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