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Experience Elvis Week With Online Hosts Brad Birkedahl and Jon Waterhouse

July 29, 2013

We are excited to announce this year's online hosts for Elvis Week 2013! Brad Birkedahl will be our host, along with radio guru and journalist Jon Waterhouse, returning to write daily blogs for

Experience Elvis week online with special photos, videos, and interviews from behind the scenes here at Graceland, inside the Elvis Week Main Stage and at exclusive Elvis Week events around Memphis. Check in daily as Brad recaps each day's events with videos and photos featured on Jon will also combine his journalistic instinct with his vast Elvis fan knowledge to recount each day's events in a daily blog, plus multiple audio/photo slideshows.

Learn more about our Elvis Week online hosts below.

  Brad Birkedahl
2013 Host for
Rock 'n' roll guitarist and vocalist Brad Birkedahl moved to Memphis in the mid- 90's and performs nightly for thousands of blues and rock enthusiasts. When he isn't playing on historic Beale Street, he is traveling around the world sharing the stage with musical legends such as Carl Perkins, Wanda Jackson, James Burton, the TCB Band and DJ Fontana. He's performed for presidents and prime ministers and also played the role of Scotty Moore in the highly acclaimed film "Walk the Line."
Jon Waterhouse
2013 Official Blogger for
Entertainment journalist and lifelong Elvis fan Jon Waterhouse returns as the official blogger for Elvis Week 2013. With a journalism career spanning more than 20 years, Jon counts his Elvis-related projects as some of his all-time favorites. He’s interviewed some of the king’s closest comrades. Jon’s work regularly appears in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution newspaper and recently blogged for Bonnaroo 2013. Keep an ear open for Jon’s guest DJ specials on SiriusXM’s Elvis Radio channel.

Come already prepared for this year's celebration and download the Elvis Week app today at iTunes or Google Play. For a complete schedule of events, featured guests or to purchase tickets, you can also visit Also, make sure to include #ElvisWeek and share your Elvis Week celebrations with Elvis fans around the world!