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From an outsider’s perspective, Eddie Trunk is part of an elite crowd: befriended by loads of rock stars, he runs with rock royalty. He’s probably most commonly known for hosting That Metal Show for 14 seasons on VH1, although his radio career goes back to 1983. In the mid-80’s Trunk was hired on as an employee of Megaforce Records and did A&R work, eventually becoming a vice president by the age of 25. In 2018, Trunk is still behind the microphone with no less than six live radio shows each week on Sirius/XM satellite

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radio, a syndicated radio show broadcast on terrestrial radio in over 30 cities nationally, and his own podcast. For those who have met Trunk, however, his personality belies the persona that has built up around him. Yes, he’s a great broadcaster and his knowledge of rock is unparalleled, but above and beyond all else, he’s a music lover and great guy to be around. His continued involvement with Rocklahoma has made him the face of the festival, but he’s also become something of a local fixture in Tulsa as he returns

May 2018 (Vol. 32, No. 5)  

Where to Dine. What to Do. Where to Find It. When It's Happening. Preview 918 A regional magazine of national stature, Preview 918 has rema...

May 2018 (Vol. 32, No. 5)  

Where to Dine. What to Do. Where to Find It. When It's Happening. Preview 918 A regional magazine of national stature, Preview 918 has rema...