Formed in 2014 and raised by the Willy Lit Fest, The Stereo Stories Band has performed at Memo Music Hall in Melbourne, writers festivals in Albury, Geelong, Glen Eira, Newstead, Port Fairy and Williamstown, the Newport Folk Festival, Terang and Wangaratta. Its current line-up is Peter Maskell, Julie Merritt, Chris Phillips, Martina Medica, Laura Sheridan, David Barton, Matt McGrath and director Vin Maskell.
Director Vin Maskell is the co-author of Write To Publish and the author of Jacaranda Avenue. His non-fiction has appeared in Best Australian Essays, The Big Issue, The Footy Almanac, The Age, and elsewhere. A Williamstown resident, he has been part of the Willy Lit Fest since its inception in 2003.