Peter Maskell and Chris Phillips dueting on Stop Dragging My Heart Around. Photos by Eric Algra

Without The Stereo Stories Band there would be no Stereo Stories concerts at all. The band weaves the music of each song through the narration of the writer’s story about the song. They play in the key of versatility, from country to blues to rock to pop to hip hop, and beyond.

See also: Centre Stage, the band.

The 2021 line-up. Chris, Peter, Vin, Matt, Julie, David, Martina. Plus Laura, who joined a few months after this photo!


A singer and a cello player performing at a concert.

Martina Medica and Laura Sheridan. Photo by Peter Weaving, courtesy of 2021 Bendigo Writers Festival.


Stephen Andrew


Nils Cusack.


Salvatore Romita.(RIP)


Peter Maskell (and Danny Katz)