Jeff Baraka

Creative/Producer, Freelance / Self-employed
Chicago, IL, United States

About Jeff

Bio

I’m a creative, a communicator and a curator. I’m a broadcast and digital media personality and producer, currently working as a freelance entertainment news correspondent. My professional experience and current activity also includes documentary filmmaking, voiceover and lifestyle/culture marketing. I migrated to my current work from an extensive background in urban, underground music, arts and culture. More info at http://jeffbaraka.com

Languages

English

Areas of Expertise

Film / TV Producer, Music Production & Programming, Graphic Design

An idea worth spreading

URBAN / UNDERGROUND MUSIC, ARTS & CULTURE AS GLOBAL CONNECTORS.

I'm passionate about

GLOBAL / URBAN / UNDERGROUND MUSIC, ARTS & CULTURE

Talk to me about

TV production, true-school hip-hop & electronic music, logos & graphic design, branding & marketing... and other cool, worldly subjects I may or may not be familiar with.

People don't know I'm good at

-or rather, seriously interested in- craft beer & brewing (esp. oatmeal, chocolate, vanilla porters & stouts).

My TED story

is just beginning, stay tuned...

Favorite talks

Comments & conversations

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Jeff Baraka
Posted over 1 year ago
Thomas Dolby: "Love Is a Loaded Pistol"
This song is included in Mr. Dolby's film, "The Invisible Lighthouse", an amazing transmedia, live-performance experience. Two months ago, I had a chance to speak with him about that and other cool stuff, including his TED work... http://cbsloc.al/1bTnvh1