Eddie Trunk Net Worth

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Although born in Summit, Eddie grew up in Madison, and went to Madison High School, where his interest for music became bigger and bigger, as he became a fan of The Raspberries, Aerosmith, Rush, Black Sabbath, Kiss and UFO, among others. He also started writing reviews about new records of the popular bands, for the school`s paper.

As early as 1986, Eddie became an employee of Megaforce Records, which at the time had both Metallica and Anthrax as part of the label. Eddie slowly worked his way up in the company, and at age 25 he became vice-president. On account of his position, Eddie was credited as the executive producer for recordings of bands such as Manowar, Overkill, Icon, Raven and Anthrax among others.

In the first half of the 1990s, he worked as a disc jockey for the Pure Rock Q104.3 station and was also the VJ for the VH1 Classic, hosting the Metal Mania episodes of the weekend.

In the second half of the 1990s, WNEW FM started an idea to import heavier sound to their classic rock play-lists, and soon hired Eddie to become the host for the station. “Saturday Night Rocks” saw the light of the day in 1997, with Eddie the host of the show, and soon afterwards “Friday Night Rocks” was also created as an addition. Eddie served as the host until 2003, when the station underwent a format change; regardless, Eddie’s net worth was well established.

After that, his net worth increased from his work as a host of the four-hour program on XM Radio`s Ozzvy`s Boneyard Channel on Saturdays, however, he was suspended after an interview with baseball player Mike Piazza critisising the station. Nevertheless, he returned to XM in December 2006, when he began hosting “Eddie Trunk Live”; the show is now called “Eddie Trunk Nation”, and is aired through the Sirius XM Radio channel, Hair Nation, and is also the host of “Eddie Trunk Rocks” aired on Radio KG, and has his own podcast show too, entitled “The Eddie Trunk Podcast”, aired through PodcastOne.

Furthermore, Eddie found engagement on VH1 television, hosting the “That Metal Show”, from 2008 until 2015, which also increased his net worth.

Regarding is personal life, Eddie currently resides in New Jersey with his wife Jen, with whom he has two children. Apart from music and family, Eddied dedicates his time to sports, as he is an avid fan of New York sport teams, including the Mets, Nets, Giants and Rangers, and is a film collector.

Structural info

  • Full Name: Eddie Trunk
  • Net Worth: $1 Million
  • Date Of Birth: August 8, 1964
  • Place Of Birth: Madison, New Jersey, United States
  • Profession: Music Historian
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Jen Trunk
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EddieTrunk
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/eddietrunk
  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/eddietrunkofficial/
  • IMDB: http://imdb.com/name/nm2202728
  • TV Shows: That Metal Show, 100 Most Shocking Music Moments


Title Year Status Character
That Metal Show TV Series co-producer – 106 episodes, 2008 – 2014 co-executive producer – 1 episode, 2011
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A Concert for Ronnie Montrose: A Celebration of His Life in Music 2013 TV Movie Montage Voice Over (voice)
Title Year Status Character
What Is Classic Rock? 2017 Documentary Himself
Can’t Stop the Show: The Return of Kix 2016 Documentary Himself
Hair I Go Again 2016 Documentary TV & Radio Personality, That Metal Show
Breaking Benjamin Live Interview 2015 Video Himself
That Metal Show 2008-2015 TV Series Himself – Host / Himself
Made in Japan – The Rise of Deep Purple Mk II 2014 TV Movie Himself
Quiet Riot: Well Now You’re Here, There’s No Way Back 2014 Documentary Himself
Skum Rocks! 2013 Documentary Himself
Rock and Roll Roast of Dee Snider 2013 TV Movie Himself
Rocklahoma 2012 2012 TV Movie Himself
Big Morning Buzz Live 2011 TV Series Himself
Heaven & Hell – Neon Nights, Live in Europe 2010 Video Himself
Undateable 2010 TV Mini-Series documentary
Z Rock 2009 TV Series Himself
Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal 2006 Documentary Himself
VH1’s Heavy: The Story of Metal 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself
Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey 2005 Documentary Himself


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