Performance Info

Friday, January 22, 2016 — 11:00 am to 11:40 am

Artist Info


USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham #TalkingTech

USA Today’s Tech Columnist and #TalkingTech host Jefferson Graham will be on the Hilton Stage interviewing The NAMM Show’s most interesting personalities and discussing the latest 2016 gear. He'll be recording the shows as part of his popular podcast

Jefferson Graham is a photographer & Los Angeles based technology columnist for USA TODAY, and host of USA TODAY’s Talking Tech audio and video series.
#TalkingTech is USA TODAY’s most listened to podcast, with nearly 13 million total downloads.
Videos appear several times weekly, while the audio version runs 7 days a week on iTunes, Stitcher and TuneIn, with a one-hour edition, #talkingtechLIVE every Thursday at 8 p.m. on TuneIn.

Graham is the author of 9 books, including “Video Nation: A DIY Guide to Planning, Shooting and Sharing Great Video.” Other titles include “Vegas: Live and In Person,” “Come on Down: The TV Game Show Book,” and biographies co-written with the late TV producer Aaron Spelling, infomercial king Ron Popeil and manager Ken Kragen. He regularly speaks to students and gatherings about multimedia journalism, and how to use simple consumer tech gear to make great looking videos. Graham has spoken @NYU, Ohio State, University of California, the Apple Store, B&H Photo, Samy’s Camera, PhotoPlus, ProPhoto Expo, the Atlanta TV Fest, the Napa Valley Film Festival and the Big Photo Show.
Graham is a working portrait photographer in Manhattan Beach, California and an accomplished jazz guitarist.