SHOW HOSTS

 

CHAD SMITH - HOST

Chad Smith is a six-time Grammy Award-winning member of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and a Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee. He is also a member of the supergroup Chickenfoot as well as a much sought-after session drummer whose credits include George Clinton, Johnny Cash, Kid Rock, Dixie Chicks, among others. While locations and destinations have their LANDMARKS, talent and celebrity have their Iconic figures. As such, what better way to combine these two key elements of LANDMARKS LIVE/In Concert than with CHAD SMITH as the host for this very special travel & music series. Come along with CHAD as he takes the audience on a LANDMARKS journey featuring unique locations, artist performance(s) and interviews. Each episode provides the those passionate about travel, music, celebrity and (of course) CHAD, a chance to see all of this as never before. In addition to being widely respected by musicians across the music spectrum, through his successful podcast “In Conversation with Chad Smith,” CHAD has established himself as not only a great interviewer, but the “music guy” with whom other major music artists love to “hang out…” Welcome to LANDMARK’S LIVE/In Concert and hang out with host, CHAD SMITH.


 

MATT PINFIELD - CO-HOST / SPECIAL SEGMENTS

Matt Pinfield is one of the most renowned rock music authorities today. Considered a flavor-maker by music industry heavyweights and rock stars alike, Matt is recognized as “The Rock and Roll Encyclopedia.” Matt’s musical experience, taste and uncanny knowledge helped him find his way to the title Director of Music Programming for MTV. Matt began his TV career in 1995 hosting MTV’s “120 Minutes. He also hosted many other MTV shows including: MattRock, Pinfield Presents and over 100 individual specials. He is the Former VP A&R/Artist Development - Columbia Records. In 2005 Matt was asked by The Rolling Stones to host Premiere network special featuring all four band members for the first time in 35 years. In 2008 he became a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Honoree. In 2011 Matt made his return to MTV as host on “120 Minutes”, where he remains one of the most highly regarded personalities in the music and entertainment industry. Matt is currently host of the “morning show” for San Francisco radio station KFOG (104.5).

 

 

 

GABBY EPSTEIN - CO-HOST / DIGITAL SEGMENTS / FAN SEGMENTS

Fashion model, lifestyle blogger and social media sensation, “Gabby” Epstein has been stealing the hearts of people around the world with her vivacious vibe, infectious personality and girl-next door characteristics. Gabby has become one of Australia’s most recognised social influencers models with over 1.5 million global instagram followers. Fan development and audience participation is one of the central components to the International market success for LANDMARKS. As such, Gabby Epstein with her broad audience appeal, digital/social media success, overall charm and media personality is a wonderful addition to the LANDMARK hosting team. Gabby will support Chad and Matt as she further enhances the broadcast and digital audience experience in the travel, lifestyle, live event and media content aspects of the series.