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Eddie Trunk Rocks | Friday Nights | 11pm-2am.
Eddie Trunk continues his crusade to keep radio fresh, content driven, live and exciting and play the music he loves. He is currently heard on WAAF, national radio shows and various other outlets. He has also appeared on MTV several times and on Fox News Channel, worked as a freelance music journalist, boxing ring announcer, and MC for various concerts and rock events around the USA. He is the host of America's biggest rock festival Rocklahoma in Pryor OK every July and also provided live TV coverage from that event for AXS TV in 2012. His other interests include movies and sports (NY Giants, Nets, Rangers, & Mets).
Trunk is also the host of AXS TV's latest series "'Reel To Real' an all-new series premiering a different critically acclaimed documentary on the last Tuesday of each month. Trunk will be on hand to introduce every premiere, providing insights and facts about the production, the artists, the inspirations and the impact of each doc. The series kicks off on May 31 at 9pE, with GRAMMYÂ®-winning punk rockers Green Day in HEART LIKE A HAND GRENADE. HEART LIKE A HAND GRENADE chronicles the making of the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Green Day's George W. Bush-era protest album American Idiot. The album went on to win a GRAMMYÂ® and was turned into a Broadway Musical of the same name.
Other premieres include iconic guitarist Dave Navarro in MOURNING SON (June 28); AIN'T IN IT FOR MY HEALTH: A FILM ABOUT LEVON HELM (July 26); WHO IS HARRY NILSSON (AND WHY IS EVERYONE TALKING ABOUT HIM)? (August 30); JASON BECKER: NOT DEAD YET (September 27); RADIO UNNAMEABLE (October 25); MUSIC FROM THE BIG HOUSE (November 29); THIS AIN'T NO MOUSE MUSIC! (December 27); and GENIUS WITHIN: THE INNER LIFE OF GLENN GOULD (January 31, 2017).
Want to get to know Eddie? Check out this interview with the master himself.
In this video series of #Characters, Eddie Trunk, American music historian, radio personality, talk show host, and author, shares his passion for hard rock and heave with us and explains how he so successfully crafted it into his career.