The Will Not Fade Team


Our writers

Will Not Fade founder Joseph James is a teacher living in Wellington, New Zealand. His favourite bands include Biffy Clyro, Frank Turner, Shihad and Into It. Over It. When Joseph isn’t listening to music or playing drums he likes competing in off-road sporting events like the Coast to Coast and eating spicy food.

C. J. Blessum lives in Bozeman, Montana. He lives by an indie/DIY ethic, running a recording studio called The Low Country, a graphic design and screen-printing business called A Thousand Arms, and a post-rock band called Ranges. [More]

Murray Stace lives in Wollongong, New South Wales. His other musings can also be found at

Swedish born Mathias Hallberg is our resident metalhead. His interests include drinking beer, playing bass guitar and combing his glorious beard. He lives and studies in Wellington, New Zealand.

Jayden Sulufaiga knows a thing or two about hip-hop and R&B. He lives with his partner and two children in the outer-Wellington suburb of Lower Hutt. One thing Jayden does in his spare time is moonlighting as an amateur comedian.