About Us

Wardlaw Music – music publishing with a difference

Who are we?

Wardlaw Music is an independent,vibrant Publishing Company with a creative and supportive ethos. We work in collaboration with our artists, striving for their success in all areas.

Julian Lyons and Stanley Banks are the founding directors and their combined experience spans across over 40 years in the Music industry.

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What do we offer?

As an artist you can expect us to support your passion for music, develop you as a creative and always work together as a team, with your best interests always our focus.

As a client, our roster offers a diverse range of talent, new and established. You can always expect us to deliver, effectively and efficiently, with a fast turnaround. We can offer a one-stop shop.

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Where do we operate?

We offer global publishing representation, providing traditional full service publishing and administration internationally, with tailored representation, flexible service and straightforward access to data.

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julian-lyonsJulian Lyons

Julian has spent most of his professional life in the music industry, spanning the whole breadth of the industry from records to publishing. A qualified Chartered Accountant, he spent twelve years as Finance Director of the SPZ Group (ZTT Records, Perfect Songs, Sarm Studios).


Stan Banks squareStan Banks

Stan has  worked in Music Publishing for over 25 years at major publishers and large independents – MCA , Universal, EMI, Perfect Songs. His experience has been within all facets of the industry, with a special love and understanding of publishing, music copyright and working with song writers and recording artists of all genres.



As Director of Happiness, Bobby ensures that everyone gets plenty of exercise to keep those serotonin levels at their optimum best, and that he gets plenty of tickles (not to mention treats!). Walkies!